Our Thrift Store

Our Thrift Store

Volunteers of America Store -- Where smart shopping begins!

Whether shopping for name-brand clothing, that perfect piece of furniture, antique, or fun-to-find bargains, chances are you will find what you are looking for at the Volunteers of America Store:

400 S. Main, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

The Volunteers of America Store offers a wide selection of new and gently used merchandise.  More than 2,500 items are added to the floor each day, including 1,000 clothing items for children, teens, men and women.  Find brands like Hollister, Polo, American Eagle, Eddie Bauer, Aeropostale, Levis and many others.

If you are trying to stay in fashion without breaking your budget, our stores offer many contemporary styles of clothes, shoes and accessories.  They are great places to shop for the whole family!  You’ll find everything from toys to large-print books.

Students come to buy vintage or worn jeans.  Young families find well-made furniture and appliances.  Antique lovers are picking up hard-to-find collectibles at modest prices.  Shoppers keep returning because of the ever-changing selections.  All items are attractively displayed and dressing rooms are available for customer convenience.   

The store is also an important part of our mission to help people in emergency situations.

"We provide thousands of dollars worth of free clothing and furniture to individuals and families in hard times," said Dr. Melissa Vayda, former president & CEO of Volunteers of America Pennsylvania. "People in need are referred to us by social workers, ministers and other sources. With their input, we determine what is needed and issue a voucher for those in need to come in and choose what they need from the merchandise on the floor."