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Please consider donating your vehicle to Mel Trotter Ministries.
We can even pick your car up for you! 
Click here for to schedule a car pick-up.

All monies received from the reselling of your vehicle will go back into our Programs and Services.


MTM Drop Boxes

For your convenience: Donation boxes are available at each store for after hours donations.

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Our Thrift Stores

About our thrift stores 

Mel Trotter Thrift Stores are an extension Mel Trotter Ministries' downtown Mission.

All monies received by the reselling of donated items at the stores are used to support the Programs and Services of the Mission.

All parts of the ministry exist to demonstrate the compassion of Jesus Christ to the hungry, homeless and hurting of the greater Grand Rapids area. Donation boxes are available at each store for after hours donations.


Mel Trotter Sparta Thrift Store


538 S. State St.
Sparta, MI 49345
Phone: 616-887-4021

Map to Sparta Store

Sparta Store Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Donation Hours

10 am to 1 hour before close. A donation box is available for after hours.


Mel Trotter Jenison Thrift Store


7500 Cottonwood Dr., Suite D
Jenison, MI 49428
(Across from Meijer)
Phone: 616-667-9820

Map to Jenison Store

Jenison Store Hours

Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Donation Hours

10 am to 5 p.m. A donation box is available for after hours.