If you've been looking for a place where you can get new and gently-used stylish clothes, furniture, home appliances, and more without emptying your entire wallet, then you should be shopping at one of Ohio's many thrift stores! Here are the 9 best in the state!
Ohio Thrift Store has been providing high-quality goods and friendly service to the central Ohio area since the late 1980s, and it's led to them becoming one of the best thrift store chains in the state. They obtain their merchandise from non-profits, brokers, liquidations, buy-outs, and even directly from manufacturers so they always have the best prices.
Village Discount Outlet has been a part of the community in Dayton, Ohio, for almost 40 years. They operate five discount stores in the state with average store size encompassing over 20,000 square-feet. New merchandise is added daily, and even brand names can be picked up for pennies on the dollar.
St. Vincent de Paul Community Store is a local organization that provides much needed goods for the less fortunate in many Ohio communities including Mason and the Cincinnati area. They accept donations of food, clothing, emergency items and more, to provide for families and individuals who can't afford those things for themselves.
Volunteers of America Thrift Store is a place whose goal is to help humanity. Working with thousands of human services programs including housing, healthcare, homeless assistance and more, Volunteers of America helps nearly two million people across the country every year.
Bear Bargain Thrift Store brings in new merchandise all year round, so there's always something different on the shelves. They feature a large selection of large primitive country décor, as well as appliances, mattresses, clothes, and more.
Harvest Thrift Store was started in 2006 by a small group of Holmes County residents who met to discuss a like-minded vision for their community. They created an establishment that provides resources to those who need a helping hand to build a stronger community.
Savers is a vast, impressive thrift store and a revolutionary recycler. They've been a growing thrift retailer offering great quality, gently used clothing, accessories and household goods for over sixty years. Each year they help out over 120 nonprofit organizations, supporting vital community programs and services.
Rag-O-Rama is a clothing thrift store that takes a very specific approach to how they purchase gently used items of clothing by buying them directly from you, and paying cash for the items. They evaluate clothes based on style, condition, season, color, size, label names, and rack level, so the selection is vast, but always in style.
Furniture with a Heart is part of a nonprofit social enterprise to give families and individuals struggling in poverty and other severe life challenges the gift of living in furnished homes to improve their quality of life, strengthen family unites, and build a better community for Central Ohio.