Assistance League Thrift Shop

1149 Willamette Street
Eugene, Oregon 97401

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Closed Sunday/Monday
Tuesday thru Friday: 10am–4pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm

Closed for holidays

Upcoming Events

Assistance League Thrift Shop creates themed sales or events throughout the year. Some of the themes at the shop during the coming months will include: Nautical; Father’s Day/Fishing; Beach & Summer Fun; July 4th and Americana; Crafts and much more. Later in the summer: Back to School and Ducks/Beavers themes are traditional.

Customers and members on our Constant Contact email list receive advance notice of these special events.


We accept payment with  MasterCard, Visa and Discover or debit cards. We do not accept American Express. Checks are no longer accepted.

We do not do returns or exchanges on purchased items. We do not hold unpaid items, do layaway, exchanges or refunds. If you buy an item but cannot take it with you that day, you may ask the shop personnel to hold it for you until you arrange for pickup. If it is not retrieved after 14 days, it will be returned to the shop floor for sale. The customer will not receive a refund in such cases.

Regular Sales

The first Saturday of each month, selected items are 50% off the list price with the exception of jewelry.

Each spring, the Thrift Shop holds an Anniversary Celebration Event and other Themed Events occur around seasonal holidays such as Christmas, St. Patrick’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Vintage, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Nautical, Fourth of July, and more.

One of Eugene’s Most Popular Thrift Shops

Opened in 1991, the Assistance League Thrift Shop is conveniently located in the heart of Eugene at 1149 Willamette Street. Assistance League Thrift Shop is staffed entirely by members and is open from 10 am until 4 pm Tuesday through Saturday.

Assistance League Thrift Shop sells gently used items in the following departments:

  • Women’s, Men’s, Children’s clothing
  • Linens and Craft Items
  • Housewares, including kitchen and home décor
  • Books
  • Jewelry
  • Accessories

Last year Assistance League of Eugene helped over 2000 children buy new school clothes through the Operation School Bell program. This is only one of 9 programs that are funded primarily through Thrift Shop sales.

When you shop at Assistance League Thrift Shop you are helping those in need in the greater Eugene area. We also welcome your donations. Our Pass It On program ensures that other charitable agencies receive any goods we are unable to re-sell.

Our smart shoppers know new merchandise is put out every few days and stop by often to find the best quality items.

Thrift Shop Donations

We could not operate a wonderful thrift shop or help so many in need here in Eugene without the gracious donations of goods by the local community. Donations are tax deductible and a receipt will be provided if requested.

We encourage you to bring Gently Used items to our shop. Donations may be dropped off  Tuesday-Saturday between 10am and 4 pm at the back of the shop, accessed from the alley which runs behind Ta Ra Rin restaurant and Eugene Toy and Hobby.

Assistance League Thrift Shop sells  items in the following departments:

  • Women’s, Men’s, Children’s clothing
  • Linens and Craft Items
  • Housewares, including kitchen and home décor
  • Books
  • Jewelry
  • Accessories

Please note that certain items are not accepted:

Furniture that cannot be lifted by one average-size person

No electronics, paint, chemicals, torn or dirty clothing.

Donations are accepted only during business hours. Please, do not leave items outside when we are closed, as they will be damaged by the weather

Assistance League of Eugene’s Thrift Shop is staffed by member volunteers

When you come to Eugene’s Assistance League Thrift Shop you can count on knowledgeable, helpful, friendly member volunteers to make your shopping experience memorably excellent!

Many hands make light work of sorting and pricing shop merchandise

Every Monday the shop is a busy place, filled with sorters, pricers and volunteer members updating displays from hats to housewares

Shoppers of all ages find great bargains Tuesday-Saturday at the Thrift Shop

Our Women’s Wear department is full of seasonally fashionable garments, shoes or accessories

Throughout the year the Thrift Shop is staffed by friendly helpful volunteers!

Check out the jewelry in the front of the shop

Thrift Shop display of books and toys for children

We often have top designer handbags and accessories