Thrift Stores

About the Stores

Mel Trotter Ministries Thrift Stores exist to expand public awareness of MTM and financially support the programs at Mel Trotter Ministries.

Our Mission 

To demonstrate the compassion of Jesus Christ, through rescue and restoration for anyone experiencing hunger and homelessness.

Our Vision

Through the power of Christ, bring an end to homelessness in greater Grand Rapids.

COVID-19 Updates

ALL locations will be open starting May 29th at 9:00 a.m. 

We're taking extra precautionary social distancing measures for the safety of MTM guests, staff and thrift store community. Each store is limited to 10 customers at a time. Please either call the store to schedule a time to shop or understand there may be a wait upon arrival based on the limited customer capacity. Contact information can be found below.

We are also offering curbside pickup for large donations. Please schedule those here

Locations

Sparta Thrift Store

538 S. State St.
Sparta, MI 49345
Phone: 616-797-8200 X106

Map to Sparta Store

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Drop off hours

Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
A donation box is available for after hours.

Jenison Thrift Store

7500 Cottonwood Dr., Suite D 
Jenison, MI 49428
(Across from Meijer)
Phone: 616-797-8200 X103

Map to Jenison Store

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Drop off hours

Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
A donation box is available for after hours.

Lowell Thrift Store

2111 West Main Street
Lowell, MI 49331
Phone: 616-797-8200 X107

Map to Lowell Store

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Drop off hours

Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
A donation box is available for after hours.

Belding Thrift Store

363 E. State Street
Belding, MI 48809
Phone: 616-797-8200 X113

Map to Belding Store

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Drop off hours

Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
A donation box will be available for after hours.

Job openings at MTM Thrift

Employment opportunities at Mel Trotter Thrift Stores are always available for mission-minded individuals. Positions on our retail and processing teams are open across all Store locations.

Positions include:

  • Head Cashier and Sales Associate
  • Inventory Processors
  • Truck Drivers and Movers

Apply now

Contact us for Management and Assistant Management position availability.