B. Organized Donation Partners

We take a lot of pride in bringing your donations to communities and families in need. Receipts used for tax deductible purposes can be provided at your request. 

Below is a list of preferred places where donations are taken:

Philadelphia Animal Welfare Shelter (PAWS)

PAWS is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to saving Philadelphia’s homeless and at-risk animals. PAWS is the city’s largest rescue partner and provider of low-cost, basic veterinary care for pet owners and rescue organizations that cannot otherwise access or afford it. 

Accepted Items: Linens, Blankets, Towels

Philly Aids Thrift

Philadelphia AIDS Thrift is incorporated in Pennsylvania as a non-profit business; The AIDS Fund distributes money to twenty-one AIDS agencies in the five county Philadelphia region 

Accepted Items: Appliances, Books, Cars, CDs, Records, Tapes, Clothing, Shoes and accessories, DVDs, VHS, Electronics and stereo equipment, Furniture, Home furnishings and household items, Jewelry, Sporting goods

    Green Drop 

    Donations accepted on behalf of local non-profits.

    Accepted Items: All articles of clothing, shoes, blankets and bedding, tools, collectibles, kitchenware, toys, small appliances, electronics, musical instruments and sporting goods.


    Goodwill works to enhance people’s dignity and quality of life by strengthening their communities, eliminating their barriers to opportunity, and helping them reach their full potential through learning and the power of work. 

    Accepted Items: Clothing, Electronics, Furniture, Housewares

      Local Public Schools

      Through friends and my network, I know many teachers who work in the Greater Philadelphia area, so the supplies go directly into local classrooms. 

      Accepted Items: Pens, Pencils, Arts & Crafts, Binders, Backpacks, Paper, Notebooks

      Local Homeless Shelters

      Accepted Items: Coats/Jackets, Toiletries, Undergarments, First Aid, Razors, Socks

      Local Food Banks 

      Accepted Items: Applesauce, Canned Beans, Canned Chicken, Canned Fish (Tuna and Salmon), Canned Meat (SPAM and Ham), Canned Vegetables, Cooking Oils (Olive and Canola), Crackers

        Salvation Army 

        The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. 

        Accepted Items: Clothing, Furniture, Automobiles, Household Goods, Appliances