Garage Sale Bonanza!

What's it about???


Charities helping Charities be Charitable

Amber Place proudly hosts this annual 15,000 sq ft Garage Sale. 

For 20 years, Garage Sale Bonanza has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for Non-Profit Charities, Community Service, Bargain Hunters, and the needy families of Ashtabula County.

Find out how you can contribute to the future of Garage Sale Bonanza through donations of money, vehicles, items, and time.   

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Damsels in Distress at Garage Sale Bonanza

Damsels in Distress

Damsels in Distress

Damsels in Distress


Whether repairing a toy, restitching a pillow back together, painting a dresser, or scrubbing a vintage tureen, Damsels get to put their new skills into action at the Old Armory Motor Pool Garage. All proceeds go to local charities

Giving Back

Damsels in Distress

Damsels in Distress


Damsels pick-up, receive, clean, fix, price, sort, organize, display, and sell items to benefit local Ashtabula Charities

Bargain Hunters

Damsels in Distress

Community Service


Many of our Damsels are hard pressed financially, so it is important to illustrate how they can save their hard earned money and stay within their budget. Great for all Thrifty and Frugal Damsels!

Community Service

Community Service

Community Service


Reconditioning, cleaning, and refurbishing skill training put to good use. Watch as the Damsel's efforts transform distressed items into a customer pleasing product, while earning community service time for school, court, a cause, or personal growth 

Chair in Despair

Community Service

Chair in Despair


Carpentry, upholstery, power tools, and painting skills all combined to rescue a chair in need of attention while demonstrating one's personality and latent artistic abilities 

Distress Packs

Community Service

Chair in Despair


Garage Sale Bonanza supplies suitcases, pillows, blankets, Bibles, sundries, toiletries and other supplies for Distress Packs. Then Damsels pack them, so that other needy Damsels can pick them up when in distress

GSB Programs


Garage Sale Bonanza provides many opportunities for the Damsels to benefit from


Fundamental Health Balance Sheet 

A Work-Sheet that helps balance the priorities in life to ensure that every important part of one's life is working together harmoniously

Home Ec. type skills training that translate into vocational skills. Includes lessons on how to get a job, make money, and budget an income 

Good Works Coalition

Builds confidence, allows individuals to demonstrate Improvements, puts skills into practice, helps causes, reinforces good habits and produces positive feelings

Spiritually Challenged Work Group 
Explore the Artisan's talents within, that God blessed you with, and learn how to put all that unguided energy and personality to work

​Positive Rebellion Agenda

Channeling ones individuality and style constructively and productively. Focus on the elements that make up an individual's personality to increase one's Self-Respect, not just Self-Esteem. Take a subversive approach to Arts & Crafts, Gardening, Cooking, and UpCycling

Chair in Despair ReUpholstery
Carpentry, upholstery, power tools, and painting skills all combined to rescue a chair in need of attention while demonstrating one's personality and latent artistic abilities

Distress Pack Project
Suitcases stuffed with supplies for women in distress on the go

2nd Weekend of July

Visit for more information on the next GSB sale!

2020 is the 21st Annual Garage Sale Bonanza!