New & Nearly New Thrift Shop

The New & Nearly New Thrift Shop

2323 Barnum Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Saturday: 10am – 3:00pm
Sunday: Closed

The New & Nearly New Thrift Shop is operated by The Kennedy Center Auxiliary and is staffed solely by volunteers. Additional volunteers are always needed and we encourage interested individuals to contact the store during operating hours. The store sells Men’s and Women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories. Small household furniture and accessories are available as well. In addition, there are weekly specials. Donations to the New and Nearly New Thrift Shop are tax deductible and accepted daily. Retail sales directly benefit The Kennedy Center. Donated items needed include:

  • Pots/pans
  • Dishes
  • Glassware
  • Knickknacks
  • Lamps
  • Small occasional tables
  • Costume jewelry
  • Shoes
  • Purses
  • Clean and useable Men’s & Women’s clothing
Please do not bring electronics, books or children’s clothing. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for the Thrift Shop, please contact the New & Nearly New Shop Volunteer Manager at 203-377-5669. If you would like to become a member of The Kennedy Center Auxiliary, please contact the Auxiliary President at 203-944-9720.