Skip to content
NOTICE: All Thrift Stores will close at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023 so that staff members may attend our belated Holiday Party.
Thank you for understanding. See you Thursday morning!
We are currently unable to accept Styrofoam (Polystyrene #6) at our Chanticleer Recycling Center due to equipment failure. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to have the issue resolved shortly. Please check back for updates.
 
Sign Up/Renew
Healthy Food Progam

Sign up now for your weekly bag of fresh produce & staples, daily grocery shopping and meals.

Volunteer
Smiling volunteer makes peace sign
Our volunteers rock
Get involved today!

Work and play go hand in hand at Grey Bears.

Shop
2 volunteers prepare electronics for re-sale
Terrific Values Every Day!

Shop our award-winning Thrift Store, Computer Electronics, Hardware and Medical, or browse in the Bookshop!

Recycle
2 volunteers prepare electronics for re-sale
Reuse & Recycling

Your recycling, electronics and household donations keep Grey Bears strong while lowering our community carbon footprint.

Support
Support Grey Bears

Your financial gift expands our impact.

 
 
 

2.5 MILLION

pounds of food delivered this year

 

41,000

hot meals served

 

8,000

tons of materials diverted from all waste streams

 

“You made this year so much better. I ate healthier meals and was inspired to try new things like quinoa, which was delicious. The groceries save many trips to the store which are difficult for me. Thanks for inviting creativity in recipes, too.”

—J.J., Aptos
 

We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are currently unable to accept Styrofoam due to equipment…

read the latest program updates»