Aerial view of ReSOURCE Thrift Store in Vermont, surrounded by greenery, offering reused clothing, gifts, housewares, and electronics for sustainable shopping.
Aerial view of ReSOURCE Thrift Store in Vermont, surrounded by greenery, offering reused clothing, gifts, housewares, and electronics for sustainable shopping.

Contact Us

We're here to help. Whether you're seeking assistance, looking to donate, or interested in volunteering, we'd love to hear from you.

Our team is dedicated to providing support and resources to our community, and your inquiries are essential to us.

General Inquiries:

For all general questions, please reach out to us through the following channels. Our team is ready to provide the information and support you need.

Phone: 1 (802) 658-4143
Email: [email protected]

Visit Our Stores & Get in Touch

Discover the convenience and warmth of shopping with us in person. Our stores are more than just places to find what you need; they’re part of the community. 

Find a Store Near You

Each of our locations is uniquely tailored to the community it serves. Whether you’re looking for specific items, wish to donate, or simply want to see what’s new, we invite you to visit us. View our store locations and find the one closest to you.

Hours of Operation

We understand your time is valuable. That’s why we strive to maintain convenient hours that work for everyone. See the hours for each of our locations. 

We’d Love to Hear from You

Your questions, feedback, and ideas help us grow and serve you better. If you have any inquiries or want to share your thoughts, please don’t hesitate to reach out. 


Frequently Asked Questions



What is ReSOURCE?

ReSOURCE, initially ReCycle North, began in Burlington, Vermont, 30 years ago as an innovative initiative to repair and resell household items, diverting them from landfills. It has since expanded to offer more opportunities for at-risk youth and low-income Vermonters. ReSOURCE has trained over 3,500 individuals through job skills training programs, imparting technical and professional skills for gainful employment. The organization emphasizes environmental stewardship, educational training, and economic opportunity in Vermont, committed to teamwork and collaboration across its programs and departments.

What are ReSOURCE’s goals?

The main goals of ReSOURCE include empowering individuals through workforce development, alleviating poverty, and promoting environmental stewardship. These are achieved by training disadvantaged youth, preventing material waste by repurposing goods, and offering programs like the Essential Goods Program to help those with low income.

What are ReSOURCE’s programs and services?

ReSOURCE offers various programs like training initiatives, career start programs, and services, including the Essential Goods Program. We also provide major appliances, building materials, computers, electronics, and furniture at affordable prices.

ReSOURCE is also a registered Microsoft refurbisher and offers full-service computer repair and upgrades, tackling electronic waste issues. Our services include diagnostics and repairs for Windows PCs and PC tune-ups.

ReSOURCE’s appliance technicians provide full-service repairs for large appliances in Vermont and are certified in refrigeration, LP (liquefied propane gas), and natural gas. We refurbish and sell various appliances like fridges, ranges, washers, and dryers, contributing to environmental sustainability. Repair services include a base fee and additional charges for extended work. We also offer installation services for appliances. Inventory varies daily, so it’s advisable to contact the nearest store for current stock.

How can I get involved with ReSOURCE?

You can get involved with ReSOURCE by donating, volunteering, joining our board of directors, or participating in internship opportunities.

Where are ReSOURCE’s stores located?

Burlington, Williston, Barre, and Hyde Park in Vermont.

For information on hours and addresses, please visit our Store Location & Hours page.

How can I contact ReSOURCE?

If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us. You can reach us via email at [email protected] or by phone at +1 (802) 658-4143. You can find specific contact information for our leadership team as well as staff members on the “About ReSOURCE” page. Thank you!


Retail Stores

Where are ReSOURCE’s stores located?

Burlington, Williston, Barre, and Hyde Park in Vermont.

For information on hours and addresses, please visit our Store Location & Hours page.

Schedule a Donation Pick-up

Thank you for thinking of ReSOURCE for donations of your furniture and large appliances! We are proud to offer pick-up services in Chittenden County and Central Vermont. 





What is Career Start?

Career Start is a program designed for high school students to gain hands-on experience and technical skills in various departments at ReSOURCE’s Burlington or Barre locations.

High school students enrolled in school are eligible to participate in the Career Start program.

The program provides hands-on experience in ReSOURCE departments, technical skills training, and monthly personal and professional development classes.

There is a fee of $1500, but tuition is waived for qualifying Vermonters.

Departments include Customer Service & Retail, Office Administration, Computers and Electronics, Overlook Cafe, and Large Appliances, among others.

Yes, students earn a monthly stipend

Training covers Health and Wellness, Goal Setting and Achievement, Leadership Development, Career Planning, and Financial Literacy.

Interested individuals should contact ReSOURCE’s Training and Development Manager, Susan Uthmann, for enrollment details.


Please contact:

Susan Uthmann
Training and Development Manager
[email protected]

Partner Agency List

Our partners help us to provide $125,000 worth of goods to over 2,000 individuals/families in Chittenden, Lamoille, and Washington Counties, and the greater Vermont area.

  • Addison Community Action/CVOEO
  • Age Well
  • Agency of Human Services- Field Services Burlington District
  • Burlington Community Justice Center
  • Burlington Housing Authority
  • Chittendent Community Action/CVOEO
  • Clarina Howard Nichols Center
  • Committee On Temporary Shelter
  • Essex Community Justice Center
  • Howard Center Community Support Program
  • Howard Center Developmental Services
  • Howard Center School Service Program
  • Lamoille Family Center
  • Milton Family Community Center
  • Pathways Vermont- Housing First Program
  • Pathways Vermont -services for veterans and families rapid rehousing program
  • Safe Harbor Clinic
  • Spectrum Youth and Family Services
  • Steps to End Domestic Violence
  • The Janet S. Munt Family Room
  • U.S. Committee for refugees and Immigrants
  • U.S. Committee for refugees and Immigrants
  • Vermont Cares
  • Vermont Catholic Charities
  • Vermont Foundation of Recovery


Become a Partner Agency

For interest in joining our program please email [email protected] to learn more about the next application cycle or any availability in become a new partner agency.

We make award decisions each December for the next calendar year and notify partners so our clients can request vouchers.

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