Spare Parts is participating in The Big Give 2021!

During the day of September 23rd, thanks to our Board of Directors and volunteers, you’ll have opportunities to receive thank you gifts. In addition, we have two matching gift challenges. Look at the schedule to pick the best time to give on September 23rd.

The Spare Parts Center For Creative Reuse is now open!

Visit the Spare Parts Center for Creative Reuse located at: 13491 Wetmore Rd, San Antonio, Texas 78247. Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10am – 3pm.
Material donations are by appointment only. Walk-in donations from the general public will not be accepted. Masks are highly encouraged, capacity limited to 16.

The Center facilitates the intake of pre-owned creative materials and supplies that would otherwise be thrown away or underutilized and offers them back into the community through our program offerings and storefront.

Want to learn more? Frequently asked questions about the Center for Creative Reuse

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