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American Cancer Society Discovery Shops

Iowa Discovery Shops

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American Cancer Society Discovery Shops are upscale resale stores selling previously owned items to raise funds to fight cancer. Through the sale of donated merchandise, Discovery Shops make a substantial contribution in continuing the fight. The shops are owned by the American Cancer Society and operated by volunteers and staff.


Bettendorf - 2397 Cumberland Square Dr, Bettendorf, IA 52722, (563) 355-0824

Dubuque - 2197 University Ave, Ste B, Dubuque, IA 52001, (563) 582-9800 


American Cancer Society Discovery Shops are always in need of quality merchandise in new or gently used condition, including the following: 

  • Clothing and accessories
  • Household items
  • Crystal
  • China
  • Jewelry
  • Antiques/collectibles
  • Estate items

You can drop off these items at any American Cancer Society Discovery Shop location. The value of your donated items is tax deductible.


The heart of the American Cancer Society Discovery Shop is it's volunteers. No special skills are necessary, just a desire to share your energy and enthusiasm a few hours a month. Learn more about becoming a volunteer.

I volunteer at the Discovery Shop because it keeps me connected with my community. It also gives me the opportunity to work with proactive people in trying to find the cure for cancer. I know I make a difference.

Linda Weinstock

Redlands, CA Discovery Shop volunteer