Items We Accept at the Thrift Store

The sale of your donated goods goes directly to support the Grey Bears Brown Bag Program. Thank you for your clean, useable donations!

Thrift Store Donation Hours: Mon-Sat, 7:30am – 2pm

Items we always need:

  • Clothing, shoes and accessories including belts, scarves, purses and other accessories
  • Textiles of all kinds
  • Housewares, glassware, pots and pans, china,¬†linens¬†and knick knacks
  • Jewelry
  • Furniture (indoor, outdoor and office), lamps, antiques and art
  • Wheelchairs, walkers, shower chairs, crutches, canes and medical equipment
  • Bicycles, exercise machines and sports gear
  • Plants, ceramic pots and garden accessories
  • Books, books-on-tape/CD, CDs, DVDs, LPs/vinyl, videos, puzzles and games
  • Cars and boats
  • Electronics including computers, TVs, monitors, VCR/DVD/CD players, amplifiers, speakers, turntables, microphones, test equipment, copiers, office machines, etc. (working or not).
  • Appliances such as vacuums, refrigerators, washers, dryers, etc. (working or not).

Items we cannot accept: Water soaked or moldy items, mattresses, bed pillows, furniture that needs repair or reupholstery, car seats, cribs, chemicals or paint.

We offer limited free home and office pickups of office machines, appliances, TVs, monitors, computers, electronics (working or not), all scrap metal, estates and furniture in Santa Cruz County. Your donations are tax-deductible. Please contact Tina Forest to schedule a pickup: email hidden; JavaScript is required, 831-479-1107.

For questions please call 831-462-1665 or email email hidden; JavaScript is required or email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Thank you for supporting Grey Bears!