Please Review Our Donor Guidelines
We gratefully accept donations that can be sold in our stores. The sale of donated items supports training programs that help people find jobs and become financially stable.
Donors are encouraged to review the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls and announcements before donating. Items that have been recalled cannot be donated to or sold by Goodwill.
Donations may be dropped at any of our locations during operating hours and Goodwill will provide a receipt stating we are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization through our automated donation kiosk. If you are interested in scheduling a home pick up, learn more by clicking here.
Most Needed Items
Goodwill will gladly accept the donation of these gently-used items:
- Small furniture
- Domestics (e.g. sheets, towels)
- Collectibles, jewelry, antiques
- Household (e.g. dishes, housewares)
- DVDs, CDs, records, tapes
- Small electricals (e.g. radios, clocks, lamps)
- Accessories (e.g. handbags, belts, scarves)
We also accept the following:
Electronic waste is one of the most highly toxic substances in landfills. Donated to Goodwill, a used smartphone, tablet, laptop, desktop computer, or monitor avoids leeching heavy metals into our groundwater. Thanks to ReConnect, a partnership between Goodwill and Dell , your older electronics are responsibly recycled free of charge. Click here to learn more.
To make a special tax-deductible gift that will make a life-changing difference for someone, please click here.
Goodwill accepts donations of vehicles in all conditions. Learn more and fill out a vehicle donation form on our vehicle donation page to get started.
We welcome business and organizational donations of any retail goods, store fixtures/equipment or furniture. Based on the donation amount, we can assist with transportation. For more information click here.
It’s hard to say “no thank you” to a donation. However, if an item is not in clean, saleable condition, the costs of handling and disposal pulls funds that would otherwise support our workforce development programs. For further clarification, please contact a retail store manager and they will help guide you to other possibilities for donations we cannot accept, such as your local recycling center.
Unfortunately, we cannot accept certain items including but not limited to:
- Broken, torn, stained, odorous furniture – Goodwill does not repair or clean items and can only offer clean, useable items for sale in the stores.
- Hazardous materials – Kerosene, gas, paint or any chemicals.
- Building materials – Carpets, shutters, doors, windows, toilets, lumber, concrete, bricks, stones.
- Broken appliances or items that do not work – TVs, microwave ovens, copy machines.
- Automobile parts – Tires, wheels, batteries, seats, body parts and engines.
- Frequently recalled items – Infant furniture, car seats, exercise equipment, baby cribs, strollers, carriages, playpens/play yards, children’s items containing lead or phthalates.
- Large home goods – Mattresses, stoves, pianos, refrigerators.
- Medical equipment – Wheelchairs, potty chairs, crutches to name a few.
Note regarding furniture: Goodwill accepts clean, usable furniture that can be sold in our stores. To ensure the safety of our employees, we ask that donations of furniture be made at our retail stores whenever possible.
THANK YOU for donating to Goodwill!
Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. To claim a deduction, the donor determines fair market value of the contributions.To determine the estimated value of your donation for tax purposes, visit the IRS website for more information.