Village General Stores in Clear Lake & Fort Dodge

The Village General Stores in Clear Lake and Fort Dodge offer quality used clothing and household goods for sale.  Proceeds from our stores support Village services to people with disabilities.

The stores also accept donations of gently-used or new items.  Donations may be dropped off at either store during store hours (see below).  At the Clear Lake store, donations are only accepted Monday through Saturday, not on Sunday.  Receipts are available at the time of donation for tax purposes.  View a partial list of items we can and cannot accept.

Checking out at Village General Store
The Village Store in Clear Lake is located at 830 Highway 18 W.  Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday (winter hours: closing at 7 p.m.); 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. The phone number is (641) 357-5270.

The Fort Dodge store, which opened in October 2011, is located at 12 N. 25th St. (near the Crossroads Mall).  Hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and closed Sunday.  The phone number is (515) 573-2272.

Volunteers help run the store, and donations of goods are always welcome.  Find out more about volunteer opportunities.