Guide for Donating Used Goods

Below, we’ve highlighted a few local organizations where you can donate used goods, as well as some organizations that will pick up donated goods. Please make sure to call first before making your donations. For a more extensive listing of organizations that accept used goods, please visit the NYC Wasteless site. The Va’ad also organizes a food drive and a clothing drive once each semester. Please check your emails for further information on the dates and drop-off locations of this year’s drives.

Agency Needs Pick Up? Address and Phone

Baby Buggy

Baby items (ages 0–3)

Yes, for fee

306 W. 37th Street, 8th floor; (212) 736-1777

Broadway Community, Inc.

Food and clothing


601 W. 114th Street;
(212) 864-6100

Call to Protect

Cell phones

Mail-in donation

See website for drop-off or
mail-in locations

Dress For Success

Women's business clothing, shoes, and accessories


32 East 31st Street, Suite 602; (212) 684-3611

Furnish a Future

Furniture, sofas, and dressers

Yes, for fee; minimum two items

(718) 875-5353

Goodwill Thrift Shop

Books, clothing, housewares, and toys


2196 Fifth Avenue;
(212) 862-0020

Harlem Restoration Project

Clothing, furniture, linens, housewares, and cell phones


1980 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.; (212) 662-8186

International Rescue Committee


Call to arrange

122 East 42nd Street;
(212) 551-3000

New York Public Library, Morningside Heights

Books, CDs, and DVDs

Call to arrange

2900 Broadway; (212) 864-2530

P.S. 125

Books and computer equipment


425 W 123rd Street

Riverside Church



490 Riverside Drive;
(212) 870-6700

Salvation Army Thrift Store

Books, clothing, furniture, housewares, and toys


26 East 125th Street;
(212) 289-9617

St. John The Divine

Clothing, housewares, and food


1047 Amsterdam Avenue
(212) 316-7581

Tools for Schools

Computers / computer equipment, electronics, and office furniture

Call to arrange

(917) 250-6200