Depot in the News


4695 Telegraph Ave.

Oakland, CA 94609

Map and directions

Open to the public
seven days a week!

Store hours:
11am-6pm daily

Donation hours:
11am-5pm daily

Award“Best way to help two causes at the same time” – Diablo Magazine Best of the East Bay 2009

Award: “Crafty Castoffs” – San Francisco Magazine Best of the Bay 2009

Video: “East Bay Depot helps artists & teachers” – CBS Channel 5, May 26, 2009

Article: “Cheap ways to spruce up home for spring” – San Francisco Chronicle, March 25, 2009

Article: “One Man’s Trash: Recycled Art Supplies” – Uprooted, an eco-travel blog by Jessica Reeder, February 13, 2009

Article: “Holiday craft projects can teach kids lessons” – San Francisco Chronicle, November 29, 2008

Video: Zero Waste Challenge – KTVU Channel 2, October 2008

Article: “City’s oddest supply shop facing hard times too” – Oakland North Magazine, October 23, 2008

Award: “Best place to responsibly dispose of your old bric-a-brac” – East Bay Express Best of the East Bay 2008

Article: “Making treasure from trash” – GreenScene USA, June 12, 2008

Article“UC Berkeley prints on sale for $1 each” – San Francisco Chronicle, January 26, 2008

Award: “Best Glitz Depot” – S.F. Bay Guardian Best of the Bay 2007

Award: “Best Art Supplier” – East Bay Express Best Of the East Bay 2007

Article: “East Bay Depot’s New Digs” – San Francisco Chronicle, June 27th, 2007 about the Depot’s new location.

Article: “Gifts for more creativity than cash” San Francisco Chronicle, Dec 6th, 2006

Video: East Bay Depot on CBS 5’s Eye on the Bay Home improvement show, February 10, 2006