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Nonprofit Partners

The Community Warehouse reclaims new items from major retailers that would otherwise end up in landfills, and redistributes them to individuals in need through nonprofit partnerships.

Covid Relief Programs

2020 was a difficult year. Business shutdowns as well as other difficulties due to the pandemic have created an unprecedented strain on employment and finances. To better meet this need, Gap Ministries, in conjunction with generous partners, is sponsoring free shopping in our Community Warehouse to support the individuals and families that have been most affected by COVID-19. 

Free Monthly Sponsored Shopping

The following individuals qualify for free covid relief shopping in the Community Warehouse with the listed voucher amount per month*. Please bring proof of AHCCCS, Foster Care license, Military ID, etc. with you along with a valid ID. Closed-toed shoes (not sandals) are required for shopping in the warehouse. No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the warehouse.

AHCCCS Insurance Holders $25

Refugees $25

Seniors 65+ $25

Military (active or veteran) $25

Licensed Foster Parents $40

Kinship Foster Parents $80

Foster/Kinship Case Managers $Unlimited

Community Warehouse nonprofit or church partners $40 (can pay for merchandise in excess of $40)

For additional information, or to become a Community Warehouse nonprofit partner or business sponsor, contact:

Rick Everett| rick@gapmin.com | 520-392-8472

Community Warehouse located at 

2861 N. Flowing Wells Rd. Tucson, AZ 85705

Hours: 

Monday             09:00 am – 2:00 pm

Wednesday      09:00 am – 2:00 pm

Thursday          09:00 am – 2:00 pm 

Friday               09:00 am – 2:00 pm

Closed for Lunch Daily 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

*The sponsored amount does not accumulate – must use or lose for the month.

No personal payments payments for merchandise in excess of qualifying amount will be accepted.

Sponsors: Thank you to those foundations and businesses that have helped make this free shopping available, including Arizona Diamondbacks, Tucson Electric Power Co., Herrick Foundation, Good360, and Walmart. If your business, club, or foundation would like to help GAP cover the costs of providing free food boxes and other basic needs items to those in need, please contact Rick Everett 520-392-8472 rick@gapmin.com for more information.

Local Nonprofits and Churches Partner with GAP to Help those you Serve!

Building Community

Your Community Warehouse builds partnership and relationship between local nonprofits and the local business community for the betterment of the most marginalized residents here in Southern Arizona.

The 40,000 square foot Community Warehouse located at GAP Ministries provides an opportunity for nonprofits to stretch their resources like never before to better meet the needs of those they serve.

Collaborative Resources

Through partnerships with Good360 and other national retail sources, the Community Warehouse receives household products, hygiene items, paper goods, and much more at a significantly lower cost.

Nonprofit partners may join the Community Warehouse for an annual administrative fee of just $25. Partners may use their $40 monthly vouchers to shop for needed supplies for their organization or give the vouchers to constituents who are in need, allowing them to shop for items in the Community Warehouse at no cost. If a non-profit partner wants to purchase additional items, they may pay with check, cash, or credit card at the time of purchase.

Ready to Join Us?

The Community Warehouse can only be successful as we all partner together for the betterment of our beautiful Tucson and Southern Arizona. And this means happy, healthy, and hopeful children, women, and men who are our neighbors.

Ready to become a Non-profit or Business partner? Schedule a tour? Or need more information? Give us a call or send a message.

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Community Warehouse

Location: 2861 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 

Shopping days: Weekdays (except Tuesday) 

From 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us by filling out the application.

Community Partners

Business and Foundational Partners:

Help us provide vouchers to those suffering as a result of the COVID Pandemic. Your sponsorship from $500 to $10,000 or more provides vouchers to qualifying individuals and helps GAP cover the costs of operating the Community Impact Warehouse. 

Volunteers:

The 40,000 square foot Community Warehouse operates with only 2 full-time staff. We need volunteers to help us sort, price, test, and put donated products out on the shelves for the shoppers. Can you give a couple of hours each week of your time? Business and Church groups are also a huge help.

FAQ’s

When is the Community Warehouse open?
Partner organizations and sponsored individuals can shop Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 9:00 am- 2:00 pm
Who can shop at the community warehouse?
Individuals can shop with vouchers only. The individual can only obtain vouchers from a nonprofit partner organization or if they are part of the Covid Relief sponsorships: AHCCCS Insurance Holders, Refugees, Seniors, Foster Parents, or Kinship Parents.

Non profit partner organizations can use organization check, credit card, or vouchers issued by the Community Warehouse.

Can individuals shop at the community warehouse?
Individuals (sponsored shoppers) can shop with vouchers only. The individual can only obtain vouchers from a non profit partner organization.
How can the community warehouse benefit my organization?
Organizations can access the deeply discounted prices on supplies & merchandise to use in their facilities or to provide needed items to individuals they qualify as in need.  Items can be  used for outreaches or case-by-case individuals.  Spending less on items we already purchase helps us do more with less.

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