The Sandusky County Share and Care Center is a clothing thrift shop located at 129 Bidwell Avenue in Fremont, Ohio.  Open to the public, Share and Care accepts donations of used clothing and household items.  The center also provides emergency prescription, rent, food and utility assistance and new blankets and shoes to those with demonstrated need.  Share and Care is a United Way agency and its staff distributes Salvation Army assistance in our area.  The center is staffed by volunteers from 16 Sandusky County area churches.  In addition to the rotating staff from the churches, there is a dedicated core of volunteers who report to work each week serving the needs of their fellow Sandusky County residents.  

If you are in need of assistance or would like to volunteer at the Sandusky County Share and Care Center call the office at (419) 334-2832.  


"Acknowledging that our deepest call is to serve God by following Christ's example, the members of Sandusky County Share and Care Center endeavor to provide low-cost or free clothing, shoes, prescription medication, and other charitable services to those in need in Sandusky County. We do so in a spirit consonant with Matthew 25:37-40."

​HOURS (return to top)
Tuesday   10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
First Saturday of every month 10:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. 

SERVICES and STATISTICS (return to top)
During 2015, the Center gave:

  • Free assistance to 4,069 individuals
  • Free new pairs of shoes to 45 people
  • Free new blankets to 25 families
  • Food Pantry vouchers for 1,250 people 
  • Prescriptions to 69 individuals
  • Furniture to 21 Families
  • Total S & C funds distributed— $75,088

Additionally, the Center helped:  The Salvation Army distribute $15,912  that assisted 444 individuals.

Sandusky County Share and Care Center
201 Lynn Street 
Fremont, Ohio 43420
(419) 334-2832

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Sandusky County
Sandusky County Share and Care Center
206 Lynn Street
Fremont, Ohio 43420