Get in Touch!
Monday – Friday
10:30 am – 5:30 pm
Donation Drop-off Hours
10 am – 5 pm
Tuesday and Thursday
Shopping ONLY / Closed to Donations
10 am – 2:45 pm
Please be aware, donation hours may vary due to donation center capacity.
Sister Pat Michalek, OSF
Director of Development & Marketing
Director of Programs
Clothing Bank Manager
Client Services Coordinator
The Nook Manager
Monday: 10am – 5pm
Tuesday: CLOSED to donations, Client Shopping ONLY
Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
Thursday: CLOSED to donations, Client Shopping ONLY
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 2:30pm
Due to our limited space, donations are limited to 6 bags or boxes per day. We are also asking that for the safety of our staff and volunteers, these bags and boxes weigh NO MORE than 25lbs. We appreciate your generosity and understanding.
Frequently Asked Questions
I was wondering if you are accepting donations?
Yes, our hours are:
Wednesday and Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday 10 am – 2:45 pm
What items do you NOT accept?
Do you accept Furniture?
We do not accept furniture. You can call North West Furniture Bank in Tacoma. Their number is 253-302-3868 address is 117 Puyallup Ave, Tacoma, WA 98421
Where can I take my donation for The Nook?
Items can be brought to St. Francis House and then we will send them to The Nook
When can I shop? I missed my shopping day
You can shop on the day and time that is on the front of your card.
Tuesday or Thursday 10:30 am , 12:00 pm, or 1:30 pm
Friday 6:30 pm or 8:00 pm
How do I become a new client?
If you are housed – To register you can come in Tuesday or Thursday before 1:15 pm or Friday before 7:15 pm. We ask that you bring a photo ID, a piece of mail, and proof of income.
If you are unhoused – Come in Tuesday at 2:30 pm with a photo ID
Why do you volunteer?
Volunteering our time makes us feel good to help those less fortunate. We have the time, and this is the place
— Friday Night Volunteer
To be a part of something so powerful is truly fulfilling.
— Miracle Makers Society Member
Shop the Nook
The Nook is a charity boutique operated by St. Francis House. The Nook sells “twice-loved” treasures at low prices in person at our Main Street location or in our online store.