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DONATE GENERAL GUIDELINES
  • Ensure all donated item are in good condition—no rips, stains, broken parts or missing pieces. Electronics and appliances must be in working condition, unless otherwise stated by individual charitable organization.
  • For donated items, fair market value is assigned by donor. Charitable organization will provide a form to be filled out and filed by donor for an itemized tax deduction.
  • Federal law prohibits the donation of mattresses or box springs, stuffed animals, cribs or car seats. Hazardous materials and firearms are also prohibited.

BooksCell Phones / Tablets / ChargersChildren's ItemsClothingComputers / Electronic DevicesPrinters / Toners & Inkjet CartridgesBooksPet Supplies / LinensMedications / Medical EquipmentSpecialty TDFTransportation

BOOKS

Book Culture
536 West 112th St.
New York, NY 10025
212.865.1588
www.bookculture.com
*Accepts book donations during store hours.


Housing Works Used Book Café
126 Crosby Street New York, NY 10012
212.334.3324
Donate to Housing Works Book Cafe
*Accepts new or good condition books, CDs, DVDs and LPs during store hours.


New York Cares – Literacy Projects
65 Broadway, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10006
212.228.5000
www.nycares.org
*Coordinates book donation to schools and non-profits.
*Contact info@nycares.org to pre-arrange drop off or pick-up.


Operation Paperback
641.715.3900 Ext. 137267
information@operationpaperback.org
www.operationpaperback.org 
*Collects gently used books and sends them veterans and military families.
*Register online as a volunteer shipper to receive instructions to ship books.


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CELL PHONES / TABLETS / CHARGERS

Cell Phones for Soldiers
(678) 580-1976 5665
North Commerce Court
Alpharetta, GA 30004
www.cellphonesforsoldiers.com
Find a Drop-off Location
*Accepts smart phones and tablets at drop-off sites or via mail to address above.


Verizon HopeLine
Donate to Verizon HopeLine and help prevent domestic violence 
*Collects phones, chargers and accessories in any condition.
*Donations benefit victims and survivors of domestic abuse.
*Visit company website for locations and hours.


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CHILDREN'S ITEMS

GOOD+ Foundation
306 West 37th Street,
8th Floor New York, NY
212.736.1777
Give goods to the GOOD+ Foundation
*New and gently used clothing and gear for infants and children age newborn–14.
*Visit organization's website for list of acceptable and non-acceptable items.


K.I.D.S. (Kids in Distressed Situations)
212.279.5493 Ext. 210
carla@donateproduct.com
www.kidsdonations.org
*Accepts NEW children's apparel, shoes, linens, cribs, gear, toys and books.
*Visit organization's website for a list of acceptable and non-acceptable items.


Ronald McDonald House
405 East 73rd Street
New York, NY 10021
212.639.0100
info@rmh-newyork.org
www.rmh-newyork.org
*Accepts NEW children's clothing, arts & craft supplies, and toy donations.
*Drop-offs accepted at location listed above. Pick-ups available in Manhattan.


Room to Grow
7 W 30th Street 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10001
212.620.7800
Donate baby items to Room to Grow
*Accepts new and gently used children's clothing (up to size 5T), strollers and toys.
*Visit organization's website for list of acceptable and non-acceptable items.


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CLOTHING

Bowery Mission
227 Bowery
New York, NY 10002
212.674.3456
Donate to the Bowery Mission
*Accepts new and gently used men's and women's clothing.
*Drops-offs accepted anytime, 24/7.


Career Gear
40 Fulton Street, #701
New York, NY 10038
212.577.6190
www.careergear.org
*Accepts new or gently worn MEN'S business professional clothing.
*Donations can be dropped off on 1st Tuesday of the month, 8am-6pm.


City Opera Thrift Shop
222 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
212.684.5344
Donate to support the arts
*Accepts women's and men's fashion and accessories.
*Pick-up available in all boroughs, scheduled a week in advance.


Dress for Success
www.dressforsuccess.org
*Accepts WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL interview attire, suit, shoes and accessories.
*Drop-off accepted at multiple NYC locations select days and times each month.


Goodwill
www.goodwill.org
*Accepts men's, women's and children's clothes at all NYC/NJ store locations.


Housing Works
www.housingworks.org
*Accepts designer clothing and accessories at all NYC store locations.


Salvation Army
www.salvationarmy.org
*Accepts men's, women's and children's clothes at all NYC store locations.


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COMPUTERS / ELECTRONIC DEVICES / PRINTERS / TONERS & INKJET CARTRIDGES

Computers with Causes
888.228.7320
www.computerswithcauses.org
Fill out an online submission form to donate
*Accepts new and old computers, laptops, and computer equipment.
*Donations benefit local and national charitable causes.


Funding Factory
2101 West 12 Street
Erie, PA 16505
888.883.8237
www.fundingfactory.com
*Accepts toners and inkjet cartridges. Enroll online to print shipping label.
*Fundraising program available to benefit local schools and community causes.


Goodwill Industries
www.goodwill.org
Donate to the Goodwill+Dell Reconnect Program
*Accepts computers/laptops, consoles, electronic devices and accessories in all conditions.
*Benefits job programs and career services, locally and nationwide.
*Drop-offs accepted at all NYC/NJ store locations.


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FURNITURE

Angel Street Thrift Shop
118 W 17th Street
New York, NY 10011
212.229.0546
Donate to Angel Street Thrift Shop
*Accepts select furniture, housewares and decor.
*For larger donations, schedule pick-up 1-2 weeks in advance.


Goodwill
www.goodwill.org
*Accepts furniture, housewares and décor at all NYC/NJ store locations.


Housing Works
www.housingworks.org
*Accepts select housewares and décor all NYC store locations.
*Furniture donations contact 17th Street location to schedule drop-off.


Salvation Army
www.salvationarmy.org
*Accepts small furniture, housewares and décor at all NYC store locations.
*Large furniture accepted at warehouse location, only: Monday-Saturday, 10am-6pm.


Renovation Angel
973.461.2339
Mary Mendez
mary@renovationangel.org
www.renovationangel.org
*Premier donation program for luxury kitchen, showroom display, and renovation items.


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PET SUPPLIES / LINENS

ASPCA
424 East 92nd Street
New York, NY 10128
212.876.7700 Ext. 4126
www.aspca.org
Donate to the ASPCA and Help Animals
*Accepts old towels, sheets, bath mats, throw rugs, and quilts for use in animal shelters.
*Donations can be dropped off 7 days a week at NYC address listed above.


Bideawee
410 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016
212.532.6395
www.bideawee.org
*Accepts clean towels, sheets, old bedding, pet carriers, unopened food, treats, pet toys.


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MEDICATIONS / MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Aid for Aids
515 Greenwich Street #506
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212.337.8043
Fax: 212.337.8045
www.aidforaids.org
*Accepts non-expired HIV medications.
*Visit organization webpage for accepted medications and requirements.


MedShare
701 Penhorn Avenue
Secaucus, NJ 07094
201.866.6090
www.medshare.org
*Accepts medication, medical supplies and equipment, and biomedical devices.
*Visit organization website for complete list of supplies and requirements.


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SPECIALTY TDF

Costume Collection
34-12 36th Street, Lower Level Suite 1
Astoria, NY 11106
212.989.5855
Joanne Haas
joanne@tdf.org
www.tdf.org
Donate to the TDF Costume Collection
*Accepts costumes, contemporary and vintage clothing donations, by appointment.
*Does not accept stage props.


Materials for the Arts
33-00 Northern Boulevard, 3rd Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101
718-729-2065
Donate to Material for the Arts
*Accepts art books, fabric, props, paint, frames, craft supplies, furniture, electronics.
*Donations can be dropped off select day/times. Larger donations may qualify for pick up.


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TRANSPORTATION

American Lung Association
800.586.4872
Donate your vehicle to the American Lung Association
*Accepts donations of cars, and will arrange pickup at no cost to donor.


National Kidney Foundation
800.622.9010
Donate a Car to the National Kidney Foundation
*Accepts donations of cars, and will arrange pickup at no cost to donor.


Wheels For Wishes (Make a Wish Foundation)
40 Wall Street, 28th Floor
New York, NY 10005
877.431.9474
www.wheelsforwishes.org
*Accepts vehicle donations and will arrange pickup at no cost to donor.


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