the giving closet thrift shop

1162 Barton St. E, Hamilton, ON

(across from Centre Mall)


Our Thrift Shop is temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 Crisis.  We are looking forward to reopening when it is safe and recommended to do so!


Tuesday 10am-5pm

Wednesday 10am-5pm

Thursday 1-8pm

Friday 10am-5pm

Saturday 10am-4pm

Donations can be dropped off at the Thrift Shop anytime during store hours

**Please go to the back door and ring the bell**

***All donations MUST be SMOKE-FREE and BUG/PEST-FREE Please!***

If you would like to VOLUNTEER, please fill out the application form below


and drop it by the shop or email it to our volunteer coordinator at

Vision Statement

We seek to build The Kingdom of God and make the name of Jesus known through building relationships, serving our community and using store profits to be the hands and feet of Jesus in our neighbourhood and city.

Mission Statement

Our goal is to bless our community by:

  • Providing an enjoyable and affordable shopping experience
  • Reusing, Recycling and Repurposing goods that would otherwise have gone to a landfill
  • Providing opportunities to connect & give back by volunteering together
  • Being a welcoming and accepting place for all shoppers, volunteers & staff
  • Partnering with local organizations for the good of our neighbourhood & city
  • Using profits to meet needs and create positive change in local neighbourhoods