We Buy Gently Used Kid’s Stuff

We buy and sell gently used kids' stuff - all seasons, every day! We pay on the spot for items accepted. No appointment necessary.

Welcome to Once Upon A Child Portage, MI!

Due to an overwhelming volume of incoming inventory, temporarily we can only process two containers per customer visit (equivalent to 2 - 18 gallon totes). 

No limit on equipment

This will allow us to process your orders quicker and more efficiently.


 About Once Upon a Child:



Save yourself the hassle of garage sales and online listings when you can swing into the nation’s leading buyer and seller of name brand, new and gently used kids stuff. Simply gather up your gently used kids stuff including: clothing, playards, toddler beds, changing tables, strollers highchairs, toys and bring them to Once Upon A Child for $$$ on-the-spot for all items accepted.

Because we are buying new and gently used items from our customers all day, every day, our inventory changes, so shop often!


Once Upon A Child makes Back to School fun and affordable!


We're planning ahead and getting ready for the busy Back to School and fall seasons.  Check out our great selection of denim, long sleeve shirts, sweaters, shoes and more so that you can send your kids back to school in style, for less! 

Remember, our inventory changes all the time, so shop often! 

Have back to school items your kids have outgrown?  Turn them into cash when you bring them in to sell to us today!

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Once Upon A Child - Portage MI
643 Romence Rd
Portage, MI. 49024

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We have all the great styles your tweenager wants for way less than the mall!

They're growing up fast!  We understand your budding fashionistas and fashionable fellas! They're not quite ready for shopping on their own, but they still want to look "cool"- Once Upon A Child makes it easy!  Check out our wide selection of apparel, shoes and accessories for youth up to size 20.  We have the brands they know at prices you'll love!   


Don't forget: bring in the clothes and equipment your kids have outgrown, and we'll pay you cash on the spot for everything accepted. 
  • Jeans
  • Hoodies  
  • Graphic Tee's 
  • Sweaters
  • Shoes  
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 Once Upon A Child - Portage

643 Romence Rd

Portage, MI. 49024


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Our Locations

Once Upon A Child Portage

643 Romence Road
Portage, MI 49024
269-903-2823 - Map - Hours
Mon10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Tues10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM-06:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM-05:00 PM
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