Free Store & Fresh Markets
The Canton Free Store (120 Cleveland Ave. SW Canton Ohio 44702) – Clothing and Household Goods
The Shorb Market and Connection Center (603 Shorb Ave. NW Canton, Ohio 44703) – Fresh Produce and Groceries
The Harmont Fresh Market (3412 Harmont Ave NE, Canton, Ohio 44705) – Fresh Produce and Groceries
Donations for the Free Store
We accept donations of gently used clothing and household items. Donations are accepted Tuesdays through Fridays 9am – 4pm at 120 Cleveland Ave. SW or by appointment.
Due to space limitations, we ask that you please call the church to arrange donations of large furniture.
About the Free Store
The Free Store located at Crossroads UMC (120 Cleveland Ave. SW) provides gently used clothing and household items to individuals and families in a hospitable atmosphere that affirms the self-worth of each individual. We have organized separate shopping areas for children’s clothes, toys, and other items as well as an area for household items, women’s and men’s clothing. There are no requirements for shopping and no ID required.
About the Fresh Markets
We currently have two Fresh Markets in Canton, one at 603 Shorb Ave. NW and one at 3412 Harmont Ave. NE. These Fresh Markets provides free produce and grocery items to the community at no cost and is another way we live out our vision of healthy homes and holy hearts for all people. People are invited to shop once-a-day as our selection changes daily.
Ways you can help
- Contact Pastor Mike Farmer for more information.
- Volunteer as sorters, counter staff and hospitality hosts.
- Make a financial contribution to cover costs and fund special outreach events such as Back to School and Christmas Shop.
- Donate clothing and household goods. Items can be dropped off at the door on Cleveland Ave. Just ring the bell and let us know you’re here.
- Shop at the Free Store. All are welcome!