The Westside Free Store Ministries is a faith-based, 501(c)(3) charitable organization designed to share resources, build relationships and create community on Columbus’ west side. Through the volunteer effort and generosity of many people, the Westside Free Store serves thousands of people in need each year.

Since opening our doors in August, 2004, we have become known as a hospitable community resource. Lunches are served every Saturday and guests may shop for clothes and small household items several days a week.

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61 South Powell Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43204

Store Hours:
Mondays 9:30 to 11:45 am
Thursday 3 to 5:15 pm
Saturdays 11 am to 1:15 pm

A Grab and Go meal is served during store hours. Due to COVID-19 there will be no eating inside.

Clothing Donations

Material Donations will continue to be limited and by appointment only. 

Financial donations can be made through this link: Donate

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2020 Scheduled Closed Dates:

October 8                          Thursday

November 26                    Thursday, Thanksgiving Day

November 28                    Saturday, Thanksgiving weekend

December 24,26,28,31   Christmas Break                    

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Westside Free Store Ministries does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.