Thrift Store & Boutique

Gently used, terrific values. The Thrift Store & Boutique offer a treasure trove of donated items, including clothing, accessories and fabrics, furniture, housewares, jewelry, art, plants and garden gifts, books and media, hardware and tools, medical equipment, games, puzzles, sporting goods, bikes, exercise equipment and more. Click here for a list of items we accept.

We also offer refurbished computers and peripherals, audio/video gear, TVs, appliances and more in our Computer Electronics Store, and thousands of titles in all genres in our Bookstore and online bookstore.

Shop regularly for new daily arrivals – and don’t miss our monthly 50%-Off Sale every 2nd Saturday of the month!

Store Address: 2710 Chanticleer Ave in central Santa Cruz (just off Soquel on the north side of Highway 1), click here for a map.

Store Hours: Open every day, Mon – Sun, 10am – 3pm. We gratefully accept your donated items every day, Mon-Sun, 7:30am – 3:30pm.

We offer limited estate, home and office pickups in Santa Cruz County. Contact Tina Forest to request a pick-up if available, tina@greybears.org, 831-479-1055 ext 235. For thrift store questions call our office during store hours, 831-479-1055 ext 0, email Robin or thrift@greybears.org,  or call Tina Forest at 831-479-1055 ext 235.

All proceeds from our thrift store sales go to support the Healthy Food for Seniors Program, providing a brown bag of groceries to 4,000 seniors each week. Thank you!

A huge thank you to our partner, Robert Slawinski Auctioneers, for their support in selling some of our donated specialty items!