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Where should I bring my donation?

Donations for can be brought to the south side overhead door of the store, which is located at 1510 N. Main Street in Crown Point. Please press the buzzer by the door, and someone will come to receive your donation. Please wait until someone comes to collect your donation; do not simply leave items outside the door.

When can I drop off my donation?

Donations Drop Off Times: Tues. thru Sat.: 9am - 3pm
Someone will be available to receive donations during store hours up until one hour prior to closing. Please do not drop off donations unless someone is at the store to receive them, and do not leave your donation until someone has come to the door to accept it. If you have heavy furniture items where you need assistance, please call ahead to make sure appropriate help is available.

What if I have a donation that is too large for me to transport?

Large items that cannot be transported in a family vehicle are eligible for pick-up by Second Life Resale Shoppe. Call the store at 219-663-5266 to arrange for a pick-up time.

What types of donations does Second Life Resale Shoppe accept?

As an upscale resale shoppe, Second Life is accepting donations of nearly new and gently used items such as:
    Clothing of all sizes (ladies, mens, childrens, infants)
    Prom dresses and formalwear
    Accessories - shoes, handbags, jewelry
    Sporting goods/exercise equipment
    Toys – please check Consumer Product Safety Commission website www.cpsc.gov
    Decorative and seasonal items

What types of items does Second Life Resale Shoppe NOT accept?

    Cracked or broken merchandise
    Broken appliances
    Computers, printers, monitors, etc.
    Broken or incomplete toys
    Clothes, linens or furniture that are dirty, stained, torn or have an odor
    Car seats
    Recalled items
    Pianos or organs

Are donations to Second Life Resale Shoppe tax deductible?

Yes, since Second Life Resale Shoppe is a registered 501(c)3 organization, donations made to the resale shop are tax deductible. We will gladly provide you with a signed receipt upon donation drop-off.

How can I estimate the value of my donation?

You can estimate the value being 1/3 of the original purchased price. Or, you can visit both the Salvation Army and Goodwill’s websites for charts showing the estimated fair market value of a wide variety of goods. These charts can be accessed online:
Goodwill’s “Donation Estimated Values” Page
Salvation Army “Donation Value Guide” Page
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Tuesday: 9a-4p
Wednesday: 9a-4p
Thursday: 9a-7p
Friday: 9a-4p
Saturday: 9a-3p
Closed Sunday-Monday

Donations Drop Off Times:

Mon. thru Sat.: 9am - 3pm


Our volunteers are committed to delivering a great shopping experience at Second Life Resale Shoppe. Click here to see a few photos of our store.


To raise funds for Crown Point Christian School by selling tax-deductible donations provided by generous people from the surrounding community. Through our work at Second Life Resale Shoppe, we seek to make a difference in God's kingdom.


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