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Non-Financial Donations

Your donations help us continue our promise of doing the most good in the lives of others!

Your donated items may enable you to make a tax-deductible contribution which will help support our addiction recovery programs.

Schedule a Pickup

Call 1-800-SA-TRUCK (1-800-728-7825) to discuss a pick up of your items or to find out the nearest drop off location. "If you have much, give of your wealth; If you have little, give of your heart." -- Arab Proverb

The Salvation Army has more than 2,300 donation drop-off locations in North America to which you can bring your household items and material goods. These conveniently located Salvation Army drop-off sites include clearly labeled clothing bins, Family Thrift Stores and all Salvation Army service locations. Please call 1-800-SATRUCK to find your nearest drop-off location.

Due to the high volume of donations received and the limited number of trucks available to respond to pick up requests, The Salvation Army cannot schedule same-day pick ups. While we will try our best to work with your schedule, pick up appointments are usually scheduled to take place within 7-14 days from the time of the initial phone call. However, schedules may vary based on location, time of year and the number of trucks available in your area.

Due to laws and other regulations, there may be some items that we cannot accept as donations. For instance, tires, paint, windows, doors, water heaters, bathroom fixtures, and water beds are often problematic. If you have any questions about any of the items you wish to donate, please call 1-800-SATRUCK. Our representatives will be able to advise you based on your location.*

Please visit our Adult Rehabilitation Center's website or for information on donating your goods, including used vehicles, to help support our programs.

* Please note that office furniture is not currently accepted by our pick-up service.

Donation Do's and Don'ts

Do test all electrical and battery-operated equipment to make sure it is still working prior to donation
Do include all manuals, if available
Do include all pieces and/or parts
Do wash or dry-clean any clothing prior to donation
Do call ahead of time if dropping items off at a center or store
Do bring an itemized list of your donation and ask for a receipt

Do not donate broken or soiled items
Do not leave items outside a collection box or center
Do not donate items that have been recalled, banned or which otherwise do not meet current safety standards

Please continue your support! Your donations help The Salvation Army to fulfill its promise of Doing the Most Good to help the most people suffering the greatest need. Given the efficiency of our operations, The Salvation Army is consistently ranked as one of the world's top and most trusted charities and is one of America's first recyclers.

Our humanitarian work is made possible by donors like you.

Toy Recall Information
We at The Salvation Army are so grateful to the thousands of people who support our work and mission by donating their slightly used items to our stores and centers. In response to the recent toy recalls please help us to continue "doing the most good" by ensuring the safety of those who purchase items at our stores. We ask that you carefully read through the list of recalled toys before making a donation. Thank you for helping The Salvation Army.


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