Shedding Stuff? Donate So Others Can Enjoy
If you re organizing a move, downsizing. or redecorating for yourself or a loved one and find yourself with an excess of belongings, consider donating them to one of these organizations in New Jersey. Some will travel to multiple counties; others offer local pickup.
1530 Brunswick Avenue, Lawrenceville, NJ (drop-off location)
609.394.0136; contact Althea at 609.394.9000 for more information and to schedule an in-kind drop-off. You can drop off donations at their administration office (address above).
Due to their limited space, Womanspace accepts various women s items, babies and children s needs, and room needs. Please click here or call for a complete list of acceptable items and pickup service. Fees may apply.
583 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ (store location)
They accept most household items including sofas, chairs, coffee tables, dining room sets, kitchen tables, kitchenware, small appliances, rugs, paintings, computers (less than four years old), electronics, musical instruments, dressers, nightstands. and more. Call for pickup service (allow one to two weeks lead time). No fees for Monmouth County residents.
274 South Salem Street (Corner of Route 10 West and Salem Street), Randolph, NJ
Morris Habitat for Humanity accepts in-kind donations such as computers, software, new building material, and office equipment. They also accept Services such as meeting space, photocopy and mail services or Expertise like legal, tax, or business advice. Follow their website for donation possibilities.
24 Commerce Street, Springfield, NJ
They accept furniture and small household items needed to furnish small apartments, including beds, dressers, tables, appliances, TVs, VCRs, dishes, cooking items, bedding, towels, baby items, and other household items. You can drop off donations on Sundays from noon to 2:30 pm. Furniture Assist is also in need of volunteers.
Big Brothers Big Sisters (throughout NJ)
This organization is likely to accept children s clothing, men s clothing, women s clothing, small appliances, household goods, kitchenware, sporting goods, books, and more. To schedule a free pickup, call directly or use their online scheduling forms. There are also drop-off locations in many towns in New Jersey.
Goodwill (throughout the U.S.)
Goodwill accepts most clothing and household items. They do not take items that have been recalled, banned, or do not meet current safety standards. To find a drop-off location near you, enter your Zip code in their locator. Some locations may offer pick-up services.
Vietnam Veterans of America (all counties)
They accept most items except for large furniture, appliances, tires, food, and mattresses. Call for pickup service. No fees.
Yeshiva Kil Yaakov (North, Central, and South Jersey)
732.963.2272 (North and Central Jersey), 856.720.0330 (South Jersey), 800.507.4483 (toll free)
They accept furniture, art, and bric-a-brac, but please call for their current list of acceptable donations. There may be a charge for pickup.
NOTE: All information is subject to change. Please call each individual location for their current list of acceptable items, terms for pickup, and fees.
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Information updated 1-19-2017.