Items we accept...

We accept all kinds of gently used and like-new housewares, linens, clothing, shoes, furniture, holiday decor, collectibles, toys and small electronics. You can box or bag your items and bring them right to our College Avenue location during regular business hours.  We do not accept donations after hours.

We do accept appliances. There is a $20 fee for appliances without Freon, such as stoves, dishwashers, washers and dryers. There is a $25 fee for appliances with Freon, such as refrigerators, dehumidifiers and air conditioners. There is no fee for counter-top appliances.

Items we cannot accept...

We apologize for any inconvenience; however, we cannot accept the following items:

  • Area rugs
  • Automotive equipment
  • Building/ construction equipment
  • Car seats
  • Cassette tapes
  • Chemicals/ paint
  • Console stereos
  • Crib frames
  • Crib mattresses
  • Drafting tables
  • Electrical blankets
  • Exercise equipment
  • Entertainment centers
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Gas appliances
  • Gas cans/ propane tanks
  • Hospital beds
  • Kitchen cabinets, countertops or sinks
  • Large computer desk
  • Lawn mowers/ outdoor equipment (gas powered)
  • Luggage/ garment bags
  • Mattresses
  • Medicine and medicine cabinets
  • Old or recalled baby furniture
  • Organs
  • Pack-n-Plays
  • Paint
  • Pianos
  • Pillows
  • Ping pong tables
  • Plywood material (including furniture)
  • Pool tables
  • Puzzles
  • Propane tanks
  • Recalled baby items
  • Sewing machines
  • Sinks
  • Stuffed animal toys
  • Typewriters
  • TVs 
  • Tires
  • Upholstered furniture that is old, ripped, torn, stained, or has has pet hair
  • VHS
  • Water beds
  • Window blinds 
We will accept the items listed above if they are brand new and in original packaging.

Auto Donations

We accept all working cars, vans, SUVs, and pick-ups. To initiate the car donation process, visit the St. Vincent de Paul car donation website at St. Vincent de Paul Cars and experience a streamlined car donation process! Although it is a national car donation program, the profit from your car donation will remain in Appleton.