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Newby-Ginnings serves the Spokane-CDA area's Veterans, Active Military, and Gold Star Families by providing essential household items, and basic necessities free of charge! There are no income eligibility requirements and they do not have to prove need. All this is needed is proof of military service, past or present, for the Veteran and or an associated family member.

One hundred percent of proceeds from donations of new and gently used items help fund our mission.

Our shop is run entirely by VOLUNTEERS! They are the heart, soul and muscles of our organization. We just couldn't do what we do without them!

Our shop depends on enthusiastic volunteers for everything from bringing in donated items and helping our warehouse team process them to go onto the floor, to helping our Veterans and arranging merchandise. Whether volunteers prefer interacting with the public or working behind the scenes, we have a space for everyone!

How can I help? You can sign up to volunteer by contacting Brandi at 208-610-6996. You can also arrange groups or your business to come volunteer by contacting Theresa or Brandi at the same number list above. You can also always stop by our shop during business hours. The Store is open Mon-Wed, from: 10:00 am -4:30 pm.

You can volunteer each day all day, or even just a few hours at a time.

We hold New Volunteer Orientation the 4th Tuesday of every month at 5:30 pm at Newby-ginnings. The orientation lasts about 30-45 minutes and includes the history of Newby-ginnings, a tour of the shop, completion of paperwork and a description of the different volunteer duties. We would love to see you there!

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570 S Clearwater Loop, Unit A, Post Falls, ID 83854, US

Mission Statement

"Humble Support and Steadfast Honor to Those Who Served and Sacrificed." With support from and in partnership with the community, Newby-ginnings of North Idaho, Inc., a non-profit organization, will provide, with honor, respect and integrity, essential items, resources and referrals to area Active Military, Veterans, and Gold Star Families in need of such services." There are no income eligibility requirements and you do not have to prove need. All this is needed is proof of military service, past or present, for yourself or an associated family member.


Newby-Ginnings Provides the Following Services to Veterans, Active Military, and Gold Star Families:


The Newby-ginnings shop is full of everything needed to make a house a home. Furniture, appliances, lamps, curtains, towels and bed linens; small kitchen appliances, cookware, bake ware, flatware and dishes.


Clothing, shoes, coats and other warm weather gear; toiletries, medical equipment, blankets and food.


Newby-ginnings is a place where our clients can come, not only for basic household necessities, but peer support, friendship, a kind word from a valued volunteer as well as resources and referrals to other agencies. We work very closely with the VA, the AL, the VFW, the DAV, the Combat Vet Riders, Kootenai County Veteran Services, Goodwill, Heritage Health, the Department of Labor and St. Vincent’s just to name a few. We maintain a community resource board with current job listings, community events and other resources. Tim Gray, a local Veterans Service Officer with the American Legion, provides on-site services by appointment.

Homeless & Housing
Veterans & Military Families


We'll work with your schedule.


570 Clearwater LoopUnit APost Falls, ID 83854



  • Warehousing
  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Organization
  • People Skills


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Orientation or Training
  • None

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