Seton Family Store

“God be praised for granting you the grace of clothing Our Lord in His poor members, most of whom had nothing but rags to cover them and several children were as naked as the back of my hand.”                   ~ St. Vincent DePaul

Seton Center operates a  non-profit, high-quality thrift shop called Seton Family Store at 16840 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, in northern Frederick County MD. Seton Family Store is your #1 destination for affordable, new and pre-loved items. Everything you donate or purchase  inspires change in our local communities.

STAY TUNED for details about our move to our new location at 226 East Lincoln Avenue, Emmitsburg MD 21727 sometime in June 2018!

Mother’s Day Drawing! 

From Tuesday, April 24 thru Friday, May 11, Seton Family Store’s purchasing customers can enter our Mothers’ Day drawing for a chance to win a beautiful pampering gift basket donated by Emmitsburg Family Barber & Day Spa​! The winning ticket will be drawn on Friday, May 11.
No need to be present if your contact info is clear. And you just never know what other items we carry that would be the perfect Mother’s Day gift for that special Mom in your life! For more information, call 301.447.6102 x 15.

100% of sale proceeds from the Seton Family Store are used to support Seton Center’s Outreach programs and services. Click here to add your name to our e-mail list if you want to be first in getting the latest news about sales and special events. For more information, please contact us at 301.447.6102 x 15 or

See Family Store and Donation hours →

The Seton Family Store accepts cash, credit, debit and EBT cash cards.

Gift Cards Available

Can’t find just the right gift for that person who has everything? A Seton Family Store gift card is just the ticket! Our gift cards are re-loadable in amounts from $5.00 to $500.00. Stop by and ask our cashier about this convenient way to shop or give them as a gift.


Our high-quality Seton Family Store attracts customers from all walks of life. Low prices and convenient location ensure a place for those with limited incomes to meet their basic needs. Antique dealers and collectors regularly shop with us to find great deals on vintage and name brand items too. The Seton Family Store serves over 11,000 customers per year.

Items sold have been generously donated by individuals and organizations in our communities.