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Hearts Thrift Store on Tonawanda Street

Hearts for the Homeless® Thrift Store
890 Tonawanda Street
Buffalo, NY 14207

(Near thruway entrance/exit - accessible from Niagara Street.)

Hours of Operation

Monday to Saturday

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Donation Receiving Hours

Monday to Saturday

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Shop with Confidence

The original Hearts Thrift Store offers a wide variety of quality clothing, accessories, shoes, and household items at prices that won't break the bank. Conveniently located on Tonawanda Street in Buffalo, our original store provides a shopping solution for residents of a poverty-stricken area who may not have access to malls and suburban shopping centers in Western New York. When you step inside our stores, you'll be greeted by soothing Christian music and our friendly Hearts team members, creating a relaxing environment for your shopping experience. 

Our location on Tonawanda Street, which has been in business since 1997, has become a fabric of the community. It is a convenient one-stop-shop for everyone, offering not only quality men's clothing and accessories, but also personal care items, toiletries, and jewelry for any occasion at affordable prices. Beyond the main room, you'll discover our men's clothing room, where you can find a wide range of charitable men's clothing items, donated shoes, children's books, and housewares. You'll discover incredible bargains on quality clothing for the entire family, as well as toys, home decor, games, and free books.

All profits from Hearts Thrift Stores go towards supporting our various outreach programs, many of which are located on the Hearts Campus. Our operations are designed to meet the needs of individuals and families in our local WNY community. By shopping with us, you'll not only find amazing deals, but you'll also be supporting our mission to improve the quality of life for those in need.

Warm Welcome

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Christian music in the background welcomes shoppers into the Main Room, where customers often comment how they feel a sense of peace and their stressed relieved as they enjoy their surroundings while they shop.

Community Convenience

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Shoppers in the Main Room will also find jewelry and various personal care items & toiletries, as well as the check-out, where our staff is waiting to assist them in finding items, sizes, and give them encouragement along the way.

Main Room

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With two customer entrances and good quality at affordable prices, our Main Room has a bright atmosphere and is our largest shopping area with women’s clothing, shoes & accessories; kids clothing, toys, games, and more.

Men's Room

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Enter the men's area and explore gently used men's clothing, accessories, shoes, sporting equipment, and more. You can expect to find a great selection of movies starting as low as $1 in the Men’s Room, as well as video games.

Support Our Mission by Donating Gently Used Items

You can also help support our mission by donating your gently used clothing, accessories, linens, and small household items in good condition. You can drop off donated items during our operating hours at any Hearts Thrift Stores location, or at one of our 400 donation bins available 24/7, 365 days a year. To find a donation bin and a list of acceptable donations, visit our bin finder page. We also accept donations online, through your employer, or by mail.

Hearts Loyalty Program

Join Heart’s new Loyalty Program to enjoy exclusive discounts, benefits and rewards just by being a loyalty program member. Plus, you’ll even receive a birthday coupon by email. Sign up in store today and get $5 off your next purchase of $25 or more. Redeem your $5 discount within 30 days of signing up. Sign up to start earning points and start saving today! https://heartsforthehomeless.org/loyalty-program/

Birthday Savings

Color Tag Sale

Elevate your shopping experience at the Hearts Thrift Stores, where savings are always in style. A simple look at the tag color can unlock amazing deals! Our Heart Thrift Store locations have a unique offer for you: 50% off on all merchandise marked with a specific colored tag. So, every time you shop at the Hearts Thrift Stores, you're not only finding one-of-a-kind items, but also making incredible savings.

Color Tag Sale

Happenings on Tonawanda Street

Hearts for the Homeless® desires to improve the quality of life for the people in Buffalo and to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ.