Where to Donate Stuff

donate stuff
To assist in meeting the material needs of people living in poverty in the local community, our parish organizes several donations drives each year. Below is our schedule of drives:

  • Food for Catholic Parish Outreach (Feb. & Sept.) and Our Lady of the Rosary Parish (May & Nov.);
  • School supplies (August); and
  • Christmas gifts for families in need (December)

Many parishioners ask where to donate used clothes and household items during other times of the year. If we know of families or organizations with particular needs, we will post that info on this page.

Below is a list of selected organizations in the community that are happy to accept donations of excess “stuff.”

American Greenz
Recycles almost all electronics that either plug-in or are battery operated. Will pick up large items for a fee.
Location: Please contact to arrange dropoffs
Contact: (855) 372-7270
Hours: Mon – Fri, 7 am to 4 pm

Durham Rescue Mission – Raleigh
Accepts all donations of clothing, household goods and furniture at their Raleigh thrift store.
Location: at 10701 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, near Brier Creek
Contact: 919-401-1935
Hours: Mon – Thurs from 8 am to 8:30 pm and until 9 pm on Fri and Sat

Green Chair Project
Accepts gently used furniture and household items for families moving from homelessness into housing.
Location: 1853 Capital Blvd, just south of Crabtree Blvd.
Contact: donate@thegreenchair.org or 919-322-0474
Hours: Donations are accepted Tues, Wed, and Thurs from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month.

Habitat for Humanity Wake County
Provides kitchen cabinet removalstrip outs (salvaging select materials from homes slated for demolition and remodels), or full house deconstruction jobs. A great option if you’re remodeling.
Location: 2420 N. Raleigh Blvd.
Contact: 919-833-6768 (store); 919-744-2420 (scheduling pickups)
Hours: Mon – Fri, 10 am – 6 pm, Sat 9 am – 5 pm

HANDmeUPs Thrift Store
Accepts donations of gently used clean clothing, accessories, small appliances, furniture, household items, linens and more.
Location: Litchford Village Shopping Center, Suite 102, 8320 Litchford Rd., Raleigh
Contact: 919-876-5750
Hours: Drop offs are accepted daily (except Sundays) from 10 am to 6 pm.

Note in the Pocket
Accepts new and gently used children’s shoes and clothing of all sizes.
Location: 9650 Strickland Road, Suite 161, Raleigh, NC 27615
Contact: @noteinthepocket.org, (919) 714-9403
Hours: Mon – Fri, 10 am – 6 pm; Sat, 10 am – 5 pm

North Raleigh Ministries
Accepts gently used furniture and home accessories, clothing, toys, books and other items.
Location: 9650 Strickland Road, Ste. 161, Raleigh, between Lead Mine and Six Forks Rds.
Contact: For questions or to schedule a donation pickup, call 919-844-6676.
Hours: Monday to Saturday, 10 am until 7 pm (6 pm Sat)

With Love from Jesus Ministries
Accepts donations of all kinds. They pick up large items, for a $20 donation for gas.
Location: 421 Chapanoke Road, Raleigh
Contact: 919-233-8010
Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 am to 2 pm

NOTE:  We kindly request that you do NOT drop off unsolicited donations of clothing or other items at the church. We do not have room to store items or staff time to deliver donations to other organizations.