Thrift Store

Quality New and Gently-Used Clothing and Goods at North Kent Connect

Open to the public, the North Kent Connect Store offers home essentials and clothing for the entire family at incredible savings.

Thrift Store Hours of Operation

Monday through Saturday 
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Thursdays – dedicated shopping for people over 60, pregnant women, and those with chronic conditions.
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Due to COVID-19, we have adjusted our store guidelines to protect both shoppers and staff. Please read the following before shopping with us:

  • Face masks are required.
  • Please keep 6 feet apart from other shoppers.

Safety precautions:

  • Your cart will be sanitized before you shop.
  • Housewares will be cleaned throughout the hour.
  • Staff will help shoppers from a safe distance.
  • There is a plexiglass shield at the checkout.

“Thrifting With A Purpose”

Why shop at the North Kent Connect Store?

  1. Support Local
    When you shop with us, all proceeds stay local to provide individuals and families with food, basic needs, and educational programming at North Kent Connect.
  2. Shop Responsibly
    All merchandise is obtained through donations. When you purchase gently-used clothing and household essentials, you are contributing to resources being used responsibly and carefully.
  3. Affordable Prices
    Due to donations from our generous community, prices stay low so clients and the public can enjoy a variety of quality items.
  4. Amazing Finds
    From designer clothing to unique housewares, there’s always something new. We restock daily!

Donations Welcome

We are seeking gently-used clothing and household items for the store. You can view our donation guide for specific requests, or call North Kent Connect at (616) 866-3478.

Donations can be dropped off Monday & Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For a list of acceptable store donations, refer to our online Donation Guide.