Donate • Shop • Volunteer


Moving? Cleaning out closets? Donating gently-used household items, furniture, books, gifts, clothing and collectibles to our thrift stores is an easy way to support Hospice by the Bay.

Household item and clothing donations accepted at our San Rafael Hodgepodge store only Tues-Sat, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m, until daily capacity is reached. Come early!.

We are not accepting book donations at this time.

Note: Please read our Book Donation Guidelines before you visit us to drop off used books.


Note: The hours of our Hodgepodge thrift shops have changed. We are now open 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday, closed Sunday and Monday.

Come by and find that perfect item for yourself or a gift for a loved one. Seniors get a 10% discount on Tuesdays. We also have special events throughout the year including our annual Holiday Boutiques. To donate furniture and other large items, please call in advance.

Hospice Hodgepodge
Open Mon-Sat, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Please note that our San Rafael store will be closed from Nov. 2 to Nov. 7, as we prepare for the reopening of our Novato store!)
910 Lincoln Avenue, San Rafael
(415) 459.4686
Mon.–Sat., 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Hospice Hodgepodge II
(Currently Closed — Re-opening Soon!)
910 Grant Ave, Novato
(415) 893.9036
Mon.–Sat., 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Looking for great used books at low prices?

Come shop our wide selection of used fiction, non-fiction, mysteries, romances and children’s books.

Used Book Room
(Currently Closed)

Book Passage II
51 Tamal Vista Boulevard,
Corte Madera
9 a.m.–9 p.m.

Used Book Cart
(Currently Closed)
Book Passage
1 Ferry Building, #42, San Francisco
9 a.m.–8 p.m. Mon–Fri
8 a.m.–7 p.m. Sat
9 a.m.–7 p.m. Sun


Looking for something rewarding to do? Make new friends and enjoy a retail environment while supporting Hospice by the Bay services and programs. Consider volunteering at our thrift stores or at our Used Book Room at Book Passage II in Corte Madera.

Our Hodgepodge Thrift Stores are looking for dedicated people to sort donations and assist customers while they shop.

Love books? Our Used Book Room at Book Passage in Corte Madera needs volunteers to sort, price, and shelve books, as well as help customers find the books they are looking for.

Learn more about Volunteer Opportunities

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