You keep the shelves full at Save & Serve!

We request that donors respect our volunteers by only donating clean, quality items. Also, you can save volunteers time by pre-sorting similar items (eg. shoes in one bag, books in another etc.).

What Can I Donate?

  • Clothing & Linens: Adult & children’s clothing (clean and gently used), shoes, boots, jewelry, purses & handbags, bedding, linens, towels, pillows
  • Housewares: pots & pans, kitchen utensils, home décor, clocks, glassware, house plants, ceramics, egg cartons, berry boxes, lamps, mirrors, pictures & frames, area carpets (bound ends, not remnants) and more
  • Small Appliances: microwaves, toasters, blenders, coffee makers, etc.
  • Media: books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, stationary, school supplies
  • Toys: games & puzzles (all pieces present), stuffed animals, blocks, etc.
  • Musical Instruments: band instruments, violin, guitar, etc.
  • Craft Supplies: fabric, notions, yarn, sewing supplies and more
  • Hardware & Sporting Goods: tools, hardware, lawn & garden tools, skates, skis, skateboards, balls, bats, bikes, exercise equipment
  • Antiques & Collectibles: treasures in the attic & trunks in the barn, local pottery collections, Fenton glass. Look at what’s currently on display!
  • Seasonal Items & Decorations: Christmas, fall décor, Easter and spring gardening, summer flowers, 4th of July


Due to disposal costs and state safety regulations, the following items must be approved by a manager. Thank you for only dropping these items off during our retail hours!

  • Furniture: bedframes, very clean mattresses, box springs, desks, dining tables, chairs, couches, chest-of-drawer, futon, sofa beds (complete working order, very clean mattress); call us or fill out our pick-up form to schedule a furniture pick-up
  • Baby Equipment: crib, booster seats designed for a car, walking & jogging strollers, high chair, Pack & Play, baby walkers, car seats (specify stamped – 6 years)
  • Large Appliances: stove, freezer, refrigerator, air conditioner, washer, dryer, dishwasher, etc. (All appliances must be in exceptional working condition.)
  • Pianos (working order, tuned, all ivory intact)

We Do NOT Accept:

  • TVs
  • Broken, torn, stained furniture or mattresses – NO pet hair, pet odor, smoke
  • Paint, household chemicals, vehicle oil, antifreeze
  • Electric organs
  • Building materials
  • Automotive parts