DONATIONS OF CLOTHING & HOUSEHOLD GOODS NEEDED

Gently used donations welcomed daily near you

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As a non-profit organization, donations of clothing & household goods help us to:

• Reduce the environmental burden of the production of new goods

• Keep usable items out of local landfills and empower them to make a difference

• Provide affordable and accessible shopping options for all ages and sizes

• Generate funds to support local Salvation Army programs and services across Canada

As a non-profit organization, gently used donations of clothing & household goods help us make a difference for our communities and the planet we share.

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF DONATIONS

Together, we diverted over 87 million pounds from local landfills through donations of clothing & household goods*

*in fiscal year 2022-23

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#GiveSomethingAwayDay

Donate & Save on Your Next Thrift Haul

Get a 25% off coupon when you give a donation of clothing and household goods from Wednesday, July 5th – Saturday, July 15th.*

Do good, feel good, and look good this #GiveSomethingAwayDay.

*Coupon valid until July 31, 2023 on select items; redeemable exclusively at Salvation Army Thrift Store locations; must present original hard copy or electronic copy of coupon; no reproductions permitted; cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount, offer or promotion; excludes Featured Finds; discount taken at register; offer subject to change without notice; no adjustments on previous purchases; no cash value.

Gently used donations of clothing & household goods are urgently needed

Your local Donor Welcome Centre is most in need of items like these:

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Kitchenware

• Cookware
• Bakeware
• Plates & Bowls
• Glasses & Mugs
• Servingware
• Small Appliances
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Home Decor

• Mirrors
• Vases
• Frames & Wall Art
• Baskets
• Artificial flowers

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Leisure & Other

• Sporting Goods
• Books & Media
• Games & Toys
• Pet Accessories
• Electronics

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Clothing

• Light Sweaters
• Short Sleeve Shirts
• Dresses, Skirts, Shorts
• Activewear
• Sneakers & Sandals

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Bedding & Linens

• Blankets & Pillows
• Quilts & Coverlets
• Curtains

We gratefully accept donations of these items:

• ACCESSORIES

• ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES

• CLOTHING & TEXTILES

• COMPUTERS & ELECTRONICS

• HOUSEWARES

• MEDIA & BOOKS

• TOYS

PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to accept furniture donations, used wall-to-wall carpets, hazardous materials (e.g. paints), propane tanks, barbecues, infant equipment (e.g. car seats, cribs and strollers), tires and auto parts.

Find your local Donor Welcome Centre

With over 120 locations across Canada, your local Salvation Army Thrift Store is nearby to gratefully accept your gently used donations.

Are you a business looking to donate?

We are grateful to work with corporate partners across the country. Please contact us for information on corporate donations of clothing or household items.

Donations of clothing & household goods matter

Help us care for our communities and the planet we share. Learn more about the impact of donating with us.

At The Salvation Army Thrift Store, a sweater is more than just a sweater.

Learn why donations of clothing & household goods do so much more with us:

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Save 20% on your next thrift haul!

Receive a thank you coupon for your next purchase when you make donations of clothing & household goods at your local Donor Welcome Centre.*

*Redeemable exclusively at locations listed here. Some restrictions apply, see details.
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Host a community donation drive

Do even more to support your neighbours in need by hosting a drive to collect gently used clothing & household goods from your community.