We welcome donations of furniture and housewares which we sell in our stores to raise funds for our food pantry and operations.
Our donation center is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. We offer free pick up for your larger donations of furniture. Please call 789-1559 ext. 12 to schedule a pick up or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unfortunately at this time we are unable to accept the following items:
Car seats; cribs, mattresses and beds; high chairs, play pens, and pack and plays; strollers; bean bag chairs; and used toys and games. Alternative Site: Big Brothers and Sisters of the Ocean State 50 High Street, Wakefield, 921-2434; donateri.org/content/collectionlocations
LARGE AND MEDIUM SIZE APPLIANCES
Refrigerators, stoves, and microwaves; washers and dryers; dishwashers; vacuum cleaners, air conditioners, space heaters, fans, and de-humidifiers; power tools; grills; sewing machines; and hairdryers. Alternative Site: Re-Store 1555 Shannock Road, Charlestown, RI, 213-6711, www.restoreri.org/donate and Goodwill Industries 100 Houghton Street, Providence, RI, 861-2080; www.goodwillri.org
COMPUTER and ENTERTAINMENT EQUIPMENT
Computers and printers; televisions; VCRs and VHS tapes; video games; stereo systems and cassettes. Alternative Site: Narragansett Dept of Public Works Maintenance Facility, 260 Westmoreland Street, Narragansett, RI, Mon-Fri 7:30 am to 3:00 pm. and Goodwill Industries 100 Houghton Street, Providence, www.goodwillri.org and Staples accepts computers, laptops, printers, computer equipment and more. 783-8127.
Pianos; entertainment centers; file cabinets; sleeper sofas; window blinds; and curtain rods. Halogen floor lamps and bean bag chairs. Furniture that is broken, worn, or stained.
Mattresses, futons, and box springs; sleeper sofas; bed frames, headboards and footboards; sleeping bags; air mattresses; electric blankets; and bed pillows.
Alternative Site: Welcome House of South County, 8 North Street, Wakefield 782-4771; www.welcomehouseofsouthcounty.org
Wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, and related equipment. Alternative Site: Avery Storti Funeral Home, 88 Columbia Street, Wakefield, 783-7271; www.averystortifuneralhome.com
SPORTING and EXERCISE EQUIPMENT
Baseball bats, golf clubs, rackets, skateboards, and helmets; treadmills and exercise bikes; weights; tents and camping equipment.
STAINED and FRAYED BLANKETS AND TOWELS
Towels and blankets that are ripped and torn; single sheets that are not part of a set; and frayed towels.
PET SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT
Leashes and collars; animal beds and outerwear; and crates.