Good Questions: Donation Resources?!?
Any good tips on where to donate gently used furniture, clothing or books, and in particular, which institutions have pick-up services?
I’ve been trying to donate a lamp, books and lots of clothing, with little luck. Furnish a Future for example will only send a truck out if you are donating at least two items one of which has to be a sofa or dresser.
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This question has come up a couple of times in the past, but it’s always good to have a stab at again. It can be tough.
We like your link: The Mayor’s Donation List in NYC
Here’s another post on it: Good Questions: Good Give Away Resources?
We like the following. They require that you do have a significant amount and don’t like chipboard furniture. HW will pay for your cab ride, however.
(Re-edited from a post originally published on 07.27.06)