Welcome to SCRAP Creative Reuse

Richmond, VA

Because creative expression shouldn't break the bank or the environment

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior by providing educational programs and affordable materials to the community.

Creative Reuse Center Hours: 
Tuesday - Sunday • 11 am - 6 pm

Donation Hours: We accept donations during business hours

Choose to Reuse ~ Fundraiser 

Join the movement and support scrap creative reuse centers!



Donate, Shop, Create!

Join the movement of environmentally sustainable behavior and Creative Reuse!

  • Donate Today to support the movement!
  • Bring your friends to your local SCRAP.
  • Make hand-made reuse (second life) gifts for your friends, family, and loved ones.
  • Wrap your gifts in reusable fabric and reuse materials.
  • Check out our Fundraising website!

We Love our community, and this Holiday season we feature our incredible artist customers!

Starting Dec 1st you will have a chance to support our Year End Fundraiser AND local artists! We will post a batch of artwork each week until Christmas with a link to donate and recieve the art piece, online or in store!

Here is a sneak peek of what goes on sale Thursday!
This giving season choose to reuse!!



Creative Reuse Center

The items donated to SCRAP RVA
are sold at a low cost in our
retail store.


Donate Materials

We accept donations of art, craft,
office, and other unique and
creative materials.


Education Program

SCRAP offers educational programming to teach children about sustainability and resourcefullness through art.

Become a Volunteer!

Last year SCRAP volunteers contributed over 18,000 hours of their time and energy to help us fulfill our mission. Most volunteers are scheduled for one 3-hour shift in the store each week, as well help in many other ways.

Why volunteer with SCRAP?
  • SCRAP is a fun, energetic and creative place to be
  • Inspire creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior
  • Gain skills and experience for your resume
  • Meet new people and get connected to a thriving creative community

Upcoming Events


Learn your Feet!

Ever wonder what all of those attachments were that came with your sewing machine? We can help! Thurs Dec 8th, 3-5pm

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Price: $20.00


Sashiko- Visible Mending

Learn the Japanese mending technique of Sashiko with us! Sun Dec 11th, 12-2pm

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Price: $20.00


Sewing Machine Repair- FULL!

We will help you learn your own machine and how to take care of it! Sun Dec 11th, 3-5pm

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Price: $20.00


Become a SCRAP Supporter!

Do you value environmental sustainability and the power of creative expression? If you believe enough stuff already exists in the world and that we should all reduce our impact by buying less and enaging our creativity more, then become a SCRAP supporter by making a donation to further our impact on local communities. 

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We count on your generosity as an individual, foundation, corporate sponsor, or partner.

You feel the creative, environmental, and educational love from SCRAP. You return the love by adding to our resources so we can share with others. It becomes a circle of love that keeps giving – to you, to us, and to the entire community.