We are currently CLOSED under renovations until further notice


Donations are ONLY ACCEPTED Saturdays & Sundays from 1 pm to 4 pm (except holidays). Please call beforehand.


Operating the Thrift Store serves two invaluable purposes: supplementing our grants and individual donations in order to continue to provide Franciscan Community Center diverse programs and services; and, offering inexpensive clothing, furniture, household goods, and other merchandise to our neighboring community. 

St. Francis Thrift Store is located in the lower level of Holy Name of Jesus Church on West 96th St. Between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue 

The following Donations are in great demand:

* Men's, Women's, and Children's Clothing, Jewelry & Accessories

* Toys, bicycles, & sporting goods

* Lighting: table & floor lamps  

* Books & DVDs

* Furniture: sofas, chairs, desks, dining sets, shelving

* Household: dishes, glasses, cups, pots, vases

* Artwork: paintings, lithographs, photographs, frames, sculptures

* Electronics in good working condition: tuners, dvd & cd players, speakers

WE CANNOT ACCEPT: Computers, monitors, printers, scanners, cassette tapes, VHS tapes, old television (10+ years), strollers, car seats, play pens, high chairs, mattresses, hangers, medical equipment (wheelchairs, crutches, leg splints) and medical devices.

Damaged or antiquated electronics should be brought to your nearest electronic recycling center.