39 Blueberry Road
Portland, ME 04102 Phone: (207) 699-5565
Fax: (207) 699-5566
Email: ruthsreusableresources@gmail.com
 * A Few Reminders * * Shoppers take only for their classroom use. * Only shopper allowed in store to shop - No spouses or kids. * Donations taken on friday's only. 9:30am-4:30pm



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Learn how You/Your business can help 3R's

Contact Ruth at ruthsreusableresources@gmail.com

For information about sponsoring future 3R's events, projects, "sponsor of the month", and many more opportunities!


Welcome to Ruth's Reusable Resources




Tues                 3pm-6pm

Wed & Thurs    1pm-6pm

Saturday           9am-2pm



Public Store Hours

Tues               3pm-6pm

Wed & Thurs  1pm-6pm

Saturday         9am-2pm


Items are modestly priced. Located at the entrance of the Teacher Store. Come in and check it out!

3R's needs YOUR help!

Click the link below for donations. Thank You!



Am I a member?


Please call us to see if your school or organization is currently a member.

Join 3R's



Learn firsthand what a valuable and affordable resource 3R's is to Maine schools and communities. Please join us to see what teachers already know!


It's our 20th year! Ruth's Reusable Resources welcomes you back for member shopping. We have lots of great supplies stocked and ready for your shopping visit.


Please note that your school or organization MUST be a paid 2014-2015 member before staff can shop.


Are you a full-time Ed Tech? You may shop for NON-limited items only.


NOTE: Only approved member school and nonprofit staff may enter the member store. Please do not bring children, spouses, or other guests.


If you are a school or non-profit looking to join, please email us for an application at ruthsreusableresources@gmail.com


   3R's is taking requests for backpacks for Students in Need.  The request must come from a case manager, principal, or school social worker ONLY. No exceptions.

   ~All backpack requests are filled on a first come, first serve basis.

   ~Backpacks are filled for Grades K-12 ONLY.

   ~ Very few high school age backpacks left. K-8 still a good amount left.


               You can send an email to office3rs@gmail.com to request a backpack form.

                Thank you, we wish you all a good summer


2014-2015 PAID Memberships

(As of 8 / 22 / 2014)

Schools & Organizations


Acton Elementary

Agnes Gray School (Gray) (SAD 17)

Arthur Gould School (Long Creek) (So. Portland)

Bangor Christian School

Baxter Academy for Technology & Science

Baxter Memorial Library, Friends of (Gorham)

Biddeford Adult Education

Biddeford Primary

Biddeford Middle School

Biddeford Intermediate School

Biddeford High School

Breakwater After Care Enrichment

Bruce Whittier Middle School (RSU 16)

Cape Elizabeth Community Services

Cape Elizabeth Middle School

Casco Bay High School/Expeditionary (Portland)

Catherine McAuley High School

Catherine Morill Day Nursery

Cheverus High School (Portland)

Children's Center, The (Portland)

Children's Odyssey Preschool

C.K Burns (Saco)

Community Partners (Biddeford?)

Creative Works System (Portland)

Cresent Park School (SAD 44)

Deering High School (Portland)

East End Community School (Portland)

Fairfield (Saco)

Falmouth Elementary School

Fiddlehead School of Arts & Science (Gray & Scarborough)

Frank H. Harrison Middle School (Yarmouth)

Freeport High School

Freeport Middle School

Friendship Village School (RSU 40) (Friendship)

Garrison Elementary School (Dover NH)

Georgetown Central School

Gorham School Dept

Greely Middle School (Cumberland) (MSAD 51)

Greater Portland Christian School (So. Portland)

Guy E. Rowe School (SAD 17)

Hall Elementary School (Portland)

Harrison Elementary School (Harrison)

Harrison Lyseth Elementary (Portland)

Holy Cross School (So. Portland)

Jay Elementary (RSU 73)

James W. Russell Elementary (Gray)

John F. Kennedy Middle School (Biddeford)

Kennebunkport Consolidated (RSU 21)

Kennebunk Elementary (RSU 21)

Kennebunk High School (RSU 21)

Lake Region Middle School (SAD 61)

Learning Works (181 Portland)

Learning Works After Care (Portland)

Levey Day School

Lincoln Middle (Portland)

Lisbon Community School

Livermore Elementary School (RSU 73)

Lyman Moore Middle (Portland)

Mabel I. Wilson (MSAD 51)

Manchester School (Windham)

Massabesic Center Adult Learning (MSAD 57)

Mast Landing (RSU 5) (Freeport)

McArthur Library Association (Biddeford)

Medomek Middle (SAD 40)

Memorial Elementary School (Gray)

Middle School of the Kennebunks (RSU 21)

Miller School (Waldoboro)

Minot Consolidated School (RSU 16)

Montello (Lewiston)

Morse Street School (Freeport)

Mountain View School (Sullivan)

MSAD 6 (Bar Mills)

MSAD 55 (Hiram)

MSAD 57 (Waterboro)

New Suncook School (Lovell)

North Yarmouth Academy (Middle & lower schools ONLY)

Opportunity Alliance

Ocean Avenue School (Portland)

Ossipee Valley Christian School (Cornish)

Otisfield, Town of

Oxford Elementary

Paris Elementary School (So. Paris)

Poland Community School

Pond Cove School (Cape Elizabeth)

Port Housing Education Centers

Portland High School

Portland Parks & Recreation

Pownal Elementary

Presumpscot School (Portland)

Raymond Elementary

Reiche Elementary School (Portland)

Riverton Elementary (Portland)


Sanford School District

Scarborough School Dept.

Sea Road School (RSU 21)

Sebago Elementary School

Shapleigh Middle School (Kittery)

Somersworth HS & CTC (Somersworth NH)

Songo Locks Elementary (MSAD 61)

South Portland School Dept.

Spurwink School (Portland)

St. Brigid (Portland)

St. James School (Biddeford)

Stevens Brook Elementary (Bridgton)

Sweetser School (Saco)

Telstar Middle (MSAD 44)

Thomaston Grammer (Thomaston) (RSU 13)

Thornton Academy (Saco)

Union Elementary (Union)

Village Elementary (York)

Walker Memorial Library (Westbrook)

Warren Community (RSU 40) (Warren)

Waterford Memorial School

Wells Elementary (Wells-Ogunquit)

Wells Junior High

Westbrook School Dept

William H. Rowe School (Yarmouth)

Windham Middle School (RSU 14)

Windham Primary School

Wiscasset Middle School

Woodstock Elementary (MSAD 44)

Woodman Park Elementary School (Dover NH)

Yarmouth Elementary School

Yarmouth High School

York Middle School