Donate Clothing & Household Goods

Donate to the Free Store

Donations of clothing and household goods ensure that families in need can shop for essentials free-of-charge.

We accept new and gently used clothing for men, women and children, as well as household goods such as blankets, kitchenware and personal care products at our donation drive-thru. Please be mindful of providing clothing that is clean and wearable.

Drop-off Donations:
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Donation Questions: 
(704) 371-3001 ext. 282

Store Address:
500-A Spratt St., Charlotte, NC 28206
Driving Directions

Volunteer:
Tuesday-Saturday
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Most needed donations include:

  • Men’s clothing
  • School uniforms including solid white and navy-blue golf-style shirts; black, blue and khaki pants or skirts
  • Shoes and socks
  • New underwear
  • Comforters, sheets, blankets, towels, sleeping bags, bedding and linens
  • Dishes, cups, glasses, flatware, serving ware
  • Luggage, duffle bags and backpacks
  • Small household goods (lightbulbs, batteries, umbrellas, coffeemakers, thermos)
  • Pots and pans

Unfortunately, we do not take the following:

  • Baby formula, high chairs, car seats or strollers
  • Toys
  • Books and magazines
  • Computers or electronics
  • Food and medicine
  • Gardening tools
  • Medical supplies
  • Exercise and sports equipment

Looking for a charity that will accept donations we cannot?

Call 2-1-1 (or 888-892-1162) or visit www.nc211.org, and you’ll be connected to a specialist with a database of local charities. They are open 24/7 and speak multiple languages.

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