In the last 10 years, savers has paid its collective. As advocates of environmental sustainability, our service professionals are dedicated to. No matter how big or small, your donations are needed and appreciated. Goodwill industries of alberta really makes a difference in your community. Salvage reclaimed furniture is a notforprofit social enterprise, dedicated to providing high quality, gently used furniture and household items to greater edmonton area. Dec 12, 2019 the salvation army is a charitable organization that provides support to needy families and senior citizens. The edmonton public library gratefully accepts donations of books and other library materials from the general public. You can find dropoff locations in your community on the salvation army website. Your donations help someone find a job, strengthen your community and preserve the planet. Here are few places where you can donate stuff from toys to cars and feel good about it.
Top places to donate used books home storage solutions 101. The reset society of calgary formerly servants anonymous book sale raises funds to help women and girls who have been the victims of exploitation and human trafficking. We also offer a pickup service for furniture or larger. Additionally, the very low prices for used books at goodwill means that your books may very well go to someone who wouldnt have had the money to purchase them otherwise. Although we are unable to add donated material to our collection, the funds generated from the sale of these. Donating is a great way to keep usable items out of the landfill. Bookscouter helps you sell textbooks and used books for the most money by comparing offers from over 35 book buyback vendors with a single search. We work hard to turn your donations of new and gently used clothing and household items into opportunities for people with disabilities. You can buy or donate items and materials like books, cds, dvds and even vinyl records. Goodwill branches generally accept all used book donations, and the proceeds from their sale is used to help fund the good works that they do in the community. Thank you so very much for considering a donation of your materials to restore. Charities in our directory accept your clothing donations and other household goods donations from the following alberta counties and cities.
This is probably a question that gets asked a lot, but im looking for places to donate old toys, especially stuffed animals. Goods we need seasonal needs winter gear new or used for men, women and children gloves winter footwear coats scarves toques thermal underwear long sleeve tops sweatpants, hoodies. Reset society of calgary book sale family fun calgary. I have pretty much all my textbooks from first year university 2005 until i graduated electrical engineering in 2010 at uofa. The donations go to stock the salvation army store, or to provide reading materials for salvation armys homeless shelters. Where to donate clothes near you and actually do good flare.
In addition to donating new books directly to schools, the. I have some stuffed animals that are in almostnew condition and would really like it if. Goodwill branches generally accept all usedbook donations, and the proceeds from their sale is used to help fund the good works that they do in the community. The edmonton public library is happy to accept donations of books and other library materials. Donate used textbooks, like law books or medical books, so that students in a tight financial situation can keep up with their studies. A fantastic used bookstore locally owned and operated with three locations in edmonton, alberta, canada for nearly 50 years.
The bookworm is a locally owned independent used bookstore. Textbooks for change provides affordable and accessible educational material to students both locally and across the globe. Savers value village accepts donations of used goods on behalf of nonprofits, and purchases those goods from the nonprofit, providing them with unrestricted revenue. The salvation army accepts used goods donations, including hardback and paperback books. Textbooks for change donate used textbooks to create an impact. The choice of used books is massive thousands of classic novels and bestsellers, biographies and memoirs, selfhelp, cookbooks, childrens books, affordable textbooks for school, and outofprint titles.
With donation bins and attended donation stations throughout alberta, a home pickup program for. Donate books with a free donation pickup pickup please. We believe that postsecondary students should be able to learn from highquality material, regardless of their geographic or economic status. I tried a couple used book stores, but they didnt want them, any other ideas. Please visit our donations page for guidelines and check our hours for receiving donations. Since 1992, first book has provided over 120 million new books to children in lowincome areas. Schools, workplace and community groups collect thousands of books all year long through book drives to donate to the childrens. Just click the schedule a pickup button below, choose a date for your donation pickup, leave your clearly labeled donations outside on the day you choose, and our driver will pick. Charities like big brothers, spca thrift store, salvation army, or. Donation is just one of a few ways to be rid of old books. This store is perfectly situated in rds and its charity the jpwcs community on stony plain road. Your used books make a big difference in the lives of americas veterans and their families. Continue the great work you have initiated in your life by empowering goodwill industries international or one of our 157 local goodwill organizations to assist individuals in need by naming us in your will. Our inventory of approximately 50,000 items is always changing with new donations arriving daily.
When youre ready to donate used books as part of the decluttering process, heres the top places to consider, with suggestions for textbooks, kids books, novels, and more. Through convenient home pick up and donation bins across the city of edmonton, you can donate your gently used clothing and small household items for a great cause. Items accepted all clothing and shoes all accessories bedding. Top 10 most popular donate books in edmonton, ab last updated. The era held a hard drive shredding event with the edmonton police and servus credit union. Although we are unable to add donated material to our collection, the funds generated from the sale of these materials at our book sales are used to enhance epl collections and services.
Every week we accept hundreds of used books to redistribute to the christian community. Great some great deals on books, movies, music and more at our book sales. Friends of the public library accepts gently used books for fundraising book sales. Appliances the salvation army sells these items at a low price to. Where to donate used items in edmonton to do canada. Book lovers get excited in may because there are 2 big used book sales in calgary each spring. Start with these 10 places to donate your childrens gently used playthings. We work hard to turn your donations of new and gently used clothing and household items into. Salvage was created to offer local community members an alternative to the areas pawn shops and.
Donate used items donating to the cerebral palsy association in alberta cpaa has never been easier. We greatly appreciate your generosity and good will because we cannot exist without you. Goodwill donation centers goodwill industries of alberta. Savers is one of the largest recyclers of used clothing in the world and has been in the business of keeping reusable goods out of landfills for over 60 years. When you donate your new and gently used items, local goodwill organizations sell them in stores or on. Call us at 780 4774057 so we can discuss your donation. Donate used textbooks, like law books or medical books, so that students in a tight financial situation can. Proceeds from book sales supports library programs and services. Thats why your donations are so important to our nonprofit. Thats why the edmonton furniture donation team works alongside local charities to donate furniture in edmonton. Our collection includes science fiction, fantasy, adventurespy, literary fiction, mystery and suspense,christian fiction, romance, historical fiction, westerns, the classics, etc. Bookends store donations can be dropped off at toronto reference library in the drop box located at front of the book store during branch hours. Look at the map of edmonton nonprofit organizations that accept donations be sure to click on the icon.
Savers value village accepts donations of used goods on behalf of nonprofits, and purchases. Ensure albertans with developmental disabilities have the support and advocacy they need to live in a home of their own, receive a quality education and find a good job, simply by donating your used clothing and housewares. What to do with your used books out of chaos professional. Salvage is part of a group of services which have been strategically developed to alleviate poverty, generate employment and reinvest in the community. We offer a great selection of gently used fiction and nonfiction books. The edmonton public library accepts used books, but not textbook. Published by to do canada on march 21, 2019 leave a response. Goodwill alberta supporting albertans with disabilities. Donate new or gently used clothing for homeless connect homeless connect edmonton is held twice a year spring and fall at the shaw conference centre. Please enter your zip code on our charity directory webpage to find charities in your area that will pick up your donations. Use their website to locate local charities willing to come pick up your gently used book donation. We believe that postsecondary students should be able to learn from high.
Charities like big brothers, spca thrift store, salvation army, or developmental disabilities will also receive your donations. May 1 2 from 3 8 pm and may 3 5 from 10 am 5 pm, 2019 where. These organizations have to pay to discard unwanted donations. With donation bins and attended donation stations throughout alberta, a home pickup program for clothing, household items, small electronics and recyclable beverage containers its simple. This change in policy is necessitated by budget reductions currently being imposed on postsecondary institutions in alberta. The friends of the library group accepts donations of new and used hard cover and paperback books, records, cds, and dvds at their sorting center located at 4747 west napoleon avenue in the administration section of the east bank regional library in metairie on tuesdays and thursdays between 9 a. We have a wide selection of gently used books, many in likenew condition. I donated a bunch of my old books, dvds, and xbox games to the callingwood location a. The era was founded in calgary in 2004 and currently has. Book sales also provide a new home for material that has been weeded from our branch collections. Also consider offering items to family or friends or selling them online. The bookworm edmonton sherwood park used book store.
We turn your used goods into much needed funds by selling them to value. Thank you for supporting albertas nonprofit donation centers. We gratefully accepts monetary donations and books in support of correctional libraries and the various programs we organize. The childrens book bank depends on donations of new and gentlyused childrens books from the community to support all of our programming both at our berkeley storefront and across toronto. When donations are picked up from your doorstep or a dropoff bin, they are sold to value village stores, offering families and individuals inexpensive clothing options, with. Another option is dropping your books off at donation bins. Items accepted all clothing and shoes all accessories bedding kitchenware nonbroken toys sporting gear books hand tools small electronics not accepted furniture mattresses appliances tires car seats. Textbooks for change donate used textbooks to create an.
We do this by accepting these donations and selling them in our stores. Mar 21, 2019 there are lots of places in edmonton who would love your gentlyused donations to help fund programs and charities in our community. Every time you donate to goodwill the revenue from sales in our thrift stores goes to providing career training and job opportunities for albertans with disabilities. Donating your childs used toys gives them new life while helping other children and decluttering your home at the same time. To schedule a pickup, please use the online donation form below or call 1 780 9881717. The goods offered in savers thrift stores are always purchased from local nonprofit organizations.
Goodwill industries of alberta is a nonprofit social enterprise. Conveniently located along major transportation routes. As advocates of environmental sustainability, our service professionals are dedicated to diverting as much at 60% of the furniture collected away from the landfill. I know that these will be many editions behind but the information is still good. There are some worthy locations just waiting for you to donate these items in. At diabetes canada, our goal, as always, is to support those living with diabetes and prediabetes and to make a positive impact in our local communities. Where to donate clothes in toronto dress for success. There are some worthy locations just waiting for you to donate these items in good shape to children who will love playing with them. Furniture and large volume donations are accepted at our dover store 3525 26 ave. The library is able to accept a limited number of used books that are. Schools, workplace and community groups collect thousands of books all year long through book drives to donate to the childrens book bank. Whether its donating educational material to campus libraries in kenya or. We currently accept donations of building materials, books, collectibles, antiques and artwork. Inkind donations are basically any household or clothing goods that are in serviceable condition and can be used by others.613 472 145 761 1583 72 1663 1366 817 31 1087 141 952 1514 487 995 455 9 566 1493 942 507 1348 737 199 870 981 1050 740 658 1545 1222 689 172 779 1567 139 759 798 981 263 694 88 128 957 739 968 651 1332