Renew Resale Shop

We are a non-profit store with the goal of serving Highland Park and the surrounding neighborhoods by offering high-quality affordable goods

Visit us

3722 2nd Ave 

Des Moines, IA 50313

Contact us

Store Phone: (515) 444-8977

Donations: (515) 444-7698


Monday - Thursday: 10:30am - 5:30pm

Friday - Saturday: 9:30am - 4:30pm

our mission:


Affordable Prices

Good quality used and new items are priced at a very affordable rate (less than 50% of original price and lower).


Volunteer Store Voucher Opportunity

Individuals 14 years old and older who do not have enough money to purchase an item may arrange to volunteer at the store and receive a store merchandise credit of $12 for every hour worked.


Community Gathering Place

The store is managed and designed in a way that people can come and find welcoming staff in a place that is warm and inviting.

3 Ways to give:


Your belongings

Contribute your ​new or gently used clothing, shoes, furniture, home and kitchen goods, technology, or children's toys.  We will find them new homes.

*all donations are tax deductible

Call (515)444-7698 to schedule


Cleaning supplies

Provide cleaning supplies such as laundry detergent or dish soap so we can make sure our store & merchandise are clean and ready for customers. ​

We could also use totes and space saver bags to store off-season merchandise. 

Call (515)444-7698 to schedule




Make a monetary donation towards the store or one of our outreach programs, we guarantee your gift goes where it's most needed or to your intended recipient. 


*all donations are tax deductible


When you volunteer your time helping at Renew Resale Shop, you're doing more than just helping us. You're helping make a difference in your community.  We are a nonprofit on a mission to help our neighborhood.  

in the news

Read what Daniel Finney of the Des Monies Register had to say about Renew Resale Shop in his article Iowa thrift store aims to change the way you think about charity

Read what Daniel Sunne of The Family Leader had to say in his article ‘Doing life together’: Des Moines church rethinks poverty

Read what Anastassia Zvoryguina of Hola America had to say in her article The Renew Resale Shop in Des Moines helps foster self-reliance and self-esteem