Deja Nu Thrift Store

4784 Highway 58, Chattanooga, TN 37416

Retail Hours:  Tuesday through Saturday 10am - 6pm

Donations accepted around back during operating hours

Save money, find great deals, and save homeless animals by supporting Déjà Nu Thrift Store! All proceeds from the store go to helping animals at Humane Educational Society.

If you would like to be part of our winning volunteer team, please fill out this volunteer form and you'll receive email requests for help and updates on the store operations.

Volunteer needs are as follows:

  • Sort, size, and hang clothing

  • Organize items on floor according to store layout

  • Take donations out of boxes and place them in proper bins

  • Assist customers on the sales floor

  • Dust, sweep, mop, vacuum, and wipe of surfaces or clean windows/glass

  • Receive donations in back of store and fill out donation receipts

  • Straighten items on shelves

For free furniture donation pickup or general questions, please call (423) 708-8995 or email

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Items we accept include but are not limited to:

  • ​Housewares
  • Clothing
  • Accessories
  • Pet items
  • Furniture
  • Home décor
  • Kitchenware
  • Housewares
  • Sporting goods
  • Books, music, movies
  • Seasonal items
  • Collectibles
  • Art

We cannot accept:

  • Large exercise equipment
  • Mattresses and boxsprings
  • Furniture in disrepair
  • Wire hangers
  • Clothes that have been exposed to smoke
  • Hazardous waste/materials
  • Used children’s car seats
  • Used major appliances
  • PC’s / Computers / Printers
  • Box TVs (tube, cabinet, console). We will only accept flat monitor style that can be easily mounted on a wall.
  • Construction remains (i.e. carpet scraps, boards with nails, light fixtures, etc.)
  • Fur coats or taxidermied animals
  • Please call in advance if you have a desk to donate.