Thrift Stores

About the Stores

The MTM Thrift Stores LLC exist to support the programs and services at the downtown Mission to help men, women and families overcome homelessness in greater Grand Rapids.

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.

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.


Get in touch with a thrift store staff member.

Contact us


Sparta Thrift Store

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

Map to Sparta Store


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 .pm.

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Drop off hours

Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 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

Map to Jenison Store


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

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Drop off hours

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