Valparaiso, Indiana Thrift Shop

Sales & News

  • September 11: 50% off sale! All donated items are 50% off, excludes client made products and new socks.
  • Come in and check out our fall/Halloween decor along with sweaters and autumn wear!
  • Clothing items are being out daily, so stop in our store before going back to school!  We just may have what your student needs and wants for a much better price!
  • Every Wednesday is senior day. All seniors 55 years and older receive 25% off all regular priced items, with the exception of new merchandise and products made by people who receive supports and services from Bethesda.
  • Find us on Facebook!  Our Valparaiso Thrift Shop page periodically Find Us On Facebookmentions a "Word of the Day" which offers discounts as described on our Facebook page! Just come in and give us the Word to receive the discount!


50 Marks Rd. - Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219-548-3931
Valparaiso Thrift Shop Front

Shop Hours

 Clothing Racks   

Donation Drop Off Hours

  Monday to Friday:
 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
   Monday to Friday:
  10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.



Items Accepted

Bethesda Made Products

Items Not  Accepted


Gently Used Clothing




Household Goods


Large Appliances


Books & Magazines




Used & New Furniture






Box Springs




Sleeper Sofas






Men's Accessories


Infant Car Seats


Women's Accessories


High Chairs


Records & DSs


Computer Monitors


DVDs & VHS Tapes


Infant Walkers


Small Electronics




Sporting Goods




All Holiday Decor




Gardening Items

  No Baby Furniture

Note: Donations left after hours are not always received by the shop.


Volunteers of all ages are needed.  Cashiers, sorters and general retail positions are available. Other volunteer opportunities include light carpentry, building maintenance and general cleaning tasks. Volunteers can select from daily, weekly or monthly time commitments. Perfect for student, corporate, church, service and civic groups, as well as families, retirees and individuals.

To volunteer:

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