Charities that Pick Up Donations

A list of organizations that accept and pick up donations of useful items.

Donate items and keep them out of the landfill! The City of St. Louis offers this list of charities, which is not inclusive, to help citizens find a new home for their old items.  The City does not endorse any of these businesses or services.  Space does not allow us to include all organizations that may be applicable to this list.  The variety and availability of these services may change at anytime.

Reuse Links

General Reuse
Reuse Material Exchanges
American Kidney Fund
Phone: 314.968.9768
Mail: 7435 Watson Road, St. Louis, Missouri 63119
  • Accepted: Clothing, household items, furniture, major appliances.
Charity Clothing Pickup
Web: www.clothingpickupstl.com                                                                                                                                                            Phone: 636.282.0000
  • Accepted: Usable clothing of all sizes, hats, belts, shoes, purses, and small household items such as blankets, linens, towels, pots, pans, toys. Small household appliances, clean and in good working condition, such as TVs, microwaves, dishes, knickknacks-knacks, small computers. If it's usable and one person can easily move and load it, they will probably accept it.
  • No: Large furniture or major appliances.
Habitat for Humanity St. Louis' ReStore
Web: http://www.habitatstl.org/support/restore/donations/
Phone: 314.531.4155
  • Accepted: Household, building, and construction materials in good condition, including unopened paint cans, doors and windows, plumbing and electrical fixtures, lumber, appliances, cabinets, hardware, and roofing materials.
International Institute
Web: www.iistl.org/donate2.html
Phone: 314.773.9090 (x 220 or x145)
  • Call or check their website for more information on donations accepted.
MERS/Missouri Goodwill Industries
  • Consult their website or call for more information on donations accepted.
Miriam Switching Post                                                                                                                                                                               Web: http://www.miriamswitchingpost.org/donations.html 
Phone: 314-646-7737 
Address: 2171 South Big Bend Blvd., Maplewood, MO 63117 
 
  • Accepted for pick-up or drop-off: furniture, patio furniture, antiques, lamps, mirrors, artwork; packed in boxes: china, crystal, silverware, jewelry, table linens, coffee table books & cook books – anything decorative. 
  • No: Appliances, mattresses, sheets & towels, clothing, pots & pans, office furniture, exercise equipment, electronics (TVs, microwaves, stereos, etc.), TV entertainment cabinets, child car seats, drop-side baby beds, soiled or damaged items.
Missouri Council of the Blind Thrift Store
Phone: 314.868.7776
  • Accepted: clothing, dishes, most household items, furniture
  • No: metal furniture, torn, stained, or broken items

Salvation Army

  • Accepted: All usable household items and clothing, non-perishable goods, most furniture, mattresses, box springs, beds.
  • No: Office furniture, pet supplies, exercise equipment.
St. Vincent De Paul Society of St. Louis
Web: www.svdpstl.org
Phone: 314.881.6000
Phone: 314.881.6006 (To schedule a pick up)
  • Accepted: Gently used furniture, household items, clothing (clean, with no rips, tears, or stains), small appliances in good working order.
  • No: Large appliances, such as refrigerators, stoves, washing machines, etc.
Vietnam Veterans of America
  • Accepted: Baby items, bedding, bikes, books, clothing, curtains and drapes, housewares, jewelry, kitchenwares, shoes, small furniture and appliances, tools, toys, etc.
Wheels For Wishes
Phone number: 1-855-366-9474

YWCA of Metro St. Louis - Head Start Program
Web: http://www.ywcastlouis.org
Phone: 314.531.1115
  • Note: The YWCA collects items once they have found a family in need of that item. Then, they take it directly to the family. Call ahead to let them know what you have to donate.

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