Donation Center

Donate At Our Store's Drive Up Donation Center

990 Cox Creek Parkway
Florence, AL 35633

Monday – Saturday
8:00am – 9:00pm

11:00am – 7:00pm

Why Choose America’s Thrift Store’s Florence Donation Center For Your Donations?

Run by America’s Thrift Stores, our center ensures that your contributions serve dual purposes: giving items a second life and supporting important initiatives, like Make-A-Wish Alabama. Your donations help individuals overcome life-controlling problems through dedicated programs. Partnering with key charities amplifies the effect of your donation, turning it into a catalyst for change. America’s Thrift makes donating easy, offering free home pickup for bulky items and convenient drop-off locations for quick contributions.

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What Can You Donate In Florence?

The array of items you can donate is extensive, mirroring the broad needs of the communities supported by America’s Thrift Stores. From gently worn clothing and accessories to furniture, home essentials, electronics, and toys, your donations are enthusiastically accepted. Learn more about acceptable donations here: What to donate.

Clothing Donations

America’s Thrift invites donations of a wide variety of clothing and accessories for men, women, and children. Whether you’re donating seasonal attire, formal wear, or everyday garments that no longer suit your style or size, your contributions can provide essential clothing for individuals and families in need. Making sure these items are clean and in good condition ensures they are ready for immediate use by someone else.

Furniture Donations

Donations of furniture are vital for helping to equip the homes of those starting fresh or in need. Items like sofas, tables, bed frames, and chairs that are gently used can transform a space into a welcoming home. Donating furniture not only directly assists individuals and families but also aids the environment by extending the lifespan of these items.

Household Goods Donations

Your donated kitchenware, decorative pieces, and small appliances can breathe new life into another person’s living space. These items that make a house functional and cozy are especially valuable. Ensuring these items are operational and clean increases their immediate benefit and impact.

Electronics And Kids Toys Donations

Donating gently used electronics, from smartphones to gaming consoles, along with toys, provides entertainment and educational value to those who might not otherwise have access to them. Such donations can profoundly enhance the lives of recipients by providing both learning opportunities and fun activities.

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How Your Donations Help The Florence Community And Beyond

Donating at our Florence store donation center does more than just clear space in your home; it significantly aids others. These donations supply affordable items to those in need and support the funding of America’s Thrift Stores’ charity partners, including organizations aimed at improving the lives of local children and those overcoming addiction. Your contributions make a meaningful impact, reaching people in Florence and beyond. Moreover, by recycling usable items, America’s Thrift Stores contribute to environmental conservation, reducing waste and promoting sustainable practices.

Easy Ways To Donate Your Household Items In Florence

Donating to America’s Thrift is designed to be as straightforward and convenient as possible. America’s Thrift Stores offer several options to facilitate the donation process:

  • Drop-Off Donations at your local America’s Thrift Store: Enjoy the convenience of our drive-up service at the store donation center, where you can drop off your items without leaving your car. This service is quick and efficient, designed to make your donation process effortless.
  • Free Home Pickup: For bigger items like furniture, or if you have multiple items to donate and cannot transport them, we offer a free home pickup service. Simply call or book online to schedule a pickup directly from your home.
  • Local Donation Bin Drop Off: For additional convenience, America’s Thrift has more than 2,000 donation bins located throughout the community. These bins are accessible 24/7, enabling you to donate clothing and small items at your convenience. Each bin is clearly marked and regularly emptied, ensuring your donations are securely collected and handled. This option is perfect for those preferring a swift, contact-free donation method.

These various options are tailored to meet everyone’s needs, simplifying your contribution to the ongoing cycle of donations and community support.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I be sure my donations are used effectively?

Each item donated to America’s Thrift Stores is carefully sorted, graded, and priced to ensure it benefits someone in need. Items that are not sold are recycled, helping to reduce waste and bolster community initiatives. This thorough process prevents over 55 million pounds of usable goods from reaching landfills each year, demonstrating our commitment to environmental sustainability and community well-being. This practice not only extends the usability of valuable items but also is crucial in minimizing our collective environmental footprint.

Are corporate donations of surplus or unsold products accepted?

Yes, we encourage donations from businesses, including excess or unsold merchandise. Such contributions are crucial for providing a diverse array of affordable goods to our customers while supporting our charitable efforts. Please reach out to discuss how your business can participate.

Will I get a receipt for my donation for tax purposes?

Certainly. Donors can obtain a tax-deductible donation receipt at americasthrift.com/donation-receipts. You can also download a donation receipt here: Donation Receipts.

What is the preferred condition for donated items?

Please ensure all items are clean and, if applicable, fully operational before donating. Clothing should be washed, and electronic items should be in working condition.

How are unsold items handled?

Unsold items at America’s Thrift Stores go through recycling, additional donations, and online sales to stop over 55 million pounds of goods from ending up in landfills each year. We collaborate with recycling companies and donate to developing countries, while also giving items a new chance through our online platforms. This wholesome approach makes sure that every item gets a second life or is responsibly repurposed.