Other Organizations Accepting Donations

Furniture

Of course, Furniture Sharehouse is the BEST PLACE to donate your gently-used furniture because we give it free of charge DIRECTLY to families who need it most! However, if your furniture items do not meet our Donation Guidelines or we are not able to pick up your items within your time constraints, we suggest the following options:

United Way of Westchester/Putnam Gifts in Kind Program

Mission: Sends an e-mail blast listing items for donation to over 200 Hudson-Valley non-profits

Website: http://uwwp.org/give-stuff-nonprofits.shtml

Tax Receipt: Yes                 

Household Items: Dishes, Kitchen Items, Linens

New Beginnings

MIssion: Non-profit that provides free basic household essentials to homeless families making the transition to permanent housing

Address: 165 Main Street (Lower Level of Ossining Open Door), Ossining, NY 10562

Telephone: 914-923-4889 (voicemail)

Donation Hours: Mondays 9:30 – 12:00

Items Accepted: Kitchen items, small household goods, household linens, baby linens, children’s clothing up to size 10, children’s books

The Golden Shoestring

Mission/Proceeds: Thrift Shop operated by The Junior League of Westchester on the Sound, all proceeds support community projects and help fund scholarships and community grants

Address: 149 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont, NY 10538

Telephone: 914-834-8383

Website: www.jlwos.org

Donation Hours: Wednesday to Saturday 10:30 am – 3:00 pm (closed July & August)

Items Accepted: Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and outerwear; clothing accessories (shoes, handbags, scarves, belts, jewelry); household and decorative items (bric-a-brac); china, crystal, kitchen items, small appliances in working order; children’s books and best-sellers (NO other books). All items must be clean, in current fashion and in good condition. NO records, space heaters, vaporizers, items made from endangered species, baby equipment, computers, linens, bathing suits, socks, underwear.

Tax Receipt: Yes

Rye Presbyterian Church Thrift Shop

Mission/Proceeds: Thrift Shop operated by The Rye Presbyterian Church; all proceeds fund direct grants to community programs

Address: 882 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY 10580

Telephone: 914-967-0842

Website: www.ryepc.com/ministries/thrift-shop

Donation Hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday-Friday; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday (September to June)

Thirft Shop Hours:  Thursdays 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (September to June)

Items Accepted: Bric-a-brac, china, silver, table and bed linens, small furniture, lamps, jewelry, fashion accessories, CDs, books (no text books, encyclopedias); NO clothes or large sports equipment

Tax Receipt: Yes (leave name and address with donations if no one available when dropping off)           

St. Thomas Episcopal Church Thrift Shop

Mission/Proceeds: All proceeds support St. Thomas Episcopal Church’s Outreach Programs

Address: 168 West Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY 10543

Telephone: 914-777-3408

Website: www.saintthomasmmrk.org/index.php/community

Donation Hours: Weds 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.; Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Items Accepted: Clothes, jewelry, artwork, antiques, bric-a-brac, household items, china, CDs, DVDs, novels and non-fiction books in good condition (no manuals, encyclopedias, textbooks, condensed books or magazines); no TVs, VCRs, computers, printers, etc.; no furniture, car seats, exercise equipment, toys

Tax Receipt: Yes 

Community Thrift Shop to benefit Planned Parenthood of Hudson Peconic

Mission: Operates health centers in Westchester and surrounding counties providing cancer screenings, prenatal care, birth control, clinical exams, health education and health counseling

Address: 274 New York Avenue, Huntington, NY  11743

Telephone: 631-271-4883

Donation Hours:  Mon - Sat 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Items Accepted: Men's, women's and children's clothing and accessories in good condition; fine & costume jewelry; home decor; wall art; toys; collectibles; some books; dishes and serving pieces.  Items NOT accepted:  Furniture, used electronics

Take It or Leave It Shed

Mission: Joint project of the City of White Plains and EcoNeighbors to provide White Plains residents a place to recycle usable items

Address: White Plains DPW Recycling Yard, 87 Gedney Way, White Plains, NY

Donation Hours: Wednesdays 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm; Saturdays 9:00 am - Noon

Items Accepted: Small appliances in working order, sports equipment, bicycles, baby equipment, toys, games, children’s picture books, ornaments, home repair & gardening tools; NO books (other than children’s picture books), computer equipment, upholstered furniture, bedding, clothes, suitcases, rugs, cribs, stuffed toys, large appliances, lawn mowers, air conditioners.

Tax Receipt: No   

New Rochelle Humane Society Thrift Shop

Address:  54 Centre Avenue at Huguenot Street, New Rochelle

Telephone:  914-336-1207

Donation Hours:  Wednesday through Saturday from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Items accepted:  Clothing, collectibles, bric-a-brac, jewelry, household items including lamps, framed pictures, linens, and small pieces of furniture. Please call the store at 336-1207 before bringing larger items to make sure we are able to take them.

Tax Receipt:  Yes

Clothing

The Sharing Shelf

Mission: They collect new and gently used children’s clothing for ages 0-18 and distribute it through social service agencies, teachers and others to children in need at no cost. They also accept donations of baby equipment including strollers, car seats (no older than five years), high chairs, pack-n-plays and more.

Address: 47 Purdy Avenue, Port Chester, NY

Telephone: 914-305-5950

Website: www.fsw.org/our-programs/the-sharing-shelf

Donation Hours: See website for details

Items Accepted: See website for details

Tax Receipt: Yes

WJCS Kids' Kloset

Mission: WJCS Kids' Kloset is a volunteer-driven program that provides Westchester County children and families in need with donated clothing and related items free of charge.  Since Kids' Kloset was opened in 2011, it has provided over 7,000 local children with clothing and diapers. 

Address: 170 East Post Road, White Plains, N.Y. 

Telephone: (914) 831-7616

Website: www.wjcs.com/kids-kloset

Donation Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30 - 12:30 PM

Other drop-off locations: Westchester Jewish Community Servies, 845 N. Broadway, White Plains

Donation Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Items accepted:  Please see website for details

 

Community Center of Northern Westchester 

Mission:  Providing food, clothing and services to families in need in Northern Westchester

Address: 84 Bedford Road, Katonah, NY 10536 (donate at rear entrance)

Telephone: 914-232-6572

Website: www.communitycenternw.org

Donation Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm; Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Items Accepted: Clean, gently used, seasonal clothing, shoes and linens. Fall and winter clothing accepted from September through March, and spring and summer clothing from April through August. NO undergarments, bathing suits, books, toys or stuffed animals. Also accepting Prom Dresses.

The Golden Shoestring (see above)

New Rochelle Humane Society Thrift Shop (see above)

Bric a Brac

The Golden Shoestring (see above)

Rye Presbyterian Thrift Shop (see above)

St. Thomas Thrift Shop (see above)

White Plains TILI Shed (see above)

New Rochelle Humane Society Thrift Shop (see above)

Toys, Games

Rye Presbyterian Thrift Shop (see above)

St. Thomas Thrift Shop (see above)

White Plains TILI Shed (see above)

New Rochelle Humane Society Thrift Shop (see above)

Baby Equipment

The Sharing Shelf (see above)

St. Thomas Thrift Shop (see above)

White Plains TILI Shed (see above)

Community Center of Northern Westchester (see above)

Books

Westchester Library System www.westchesterpl.org/about/donations.htm

Rye Presbyterian Thrift Shop (see above)

St. Thomas Thrift Shop (see above)

White Plains TILI Shed (see above)

Computers/Electronics

Westchester PC-Renew

Mission: A Community Project of Westchester PC Users which rebuilds used computers and provides them free of charge to non-profit groups and individuals

Address: WPC-Renew, P. O. Box 349, White Plains, NY 10602

Telephone: 914-946-5511 ext 2

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Website: http://wpcug.org/pcrenew/default.htm

Items Accepted: Go to website link above for donation requirements

Pet Supplies/Equipment

New Rochelle Humane Society

Website: http://www.newrochellehumanesociety.org

Pets Alive Westchester (formerly Elmsford Animal Shelter)

Website:  http://petsalivewest.org

Medical Supplies/Equipment

AFYA Foundation

140 Saw Mill River Road

Yonkers, NY 10701

Items Accepted:  Durable medical equipment and supplies

website:  afyafoundation.org

914-920-5081 

Used Sports Equipment/Bicycles

Good Goes Round – c/o Danny’s Cycles

Address: 644 Central Avenue, Scarsdale, NY 10583

Telephone: 914-723-3408

Website: http://dannyscycles.com

Other Places

Westchester County listing of recycling options/organizations:http://environment.westchestergov.com/residents/waste-reduction-res/donations