Receiving Donations

Donations are accepted during these times:

  • Winona: Monday - Friday 10 AM - 4 PM and Saturday 10 AM-1 PM

  • Rushford: Monday 2-4 PM, Tuesday-Friday 10 AM-5 PM and Saturday 9 AM-12 Noon

Donations items are accepted at the back door at both the Winona and Rushford locations. Note:

  • Please ring the bell and wait for someone to assist you.

  • For large quantities of donations and large furniture pieces, it is very important that you call in advance so we may accommodate you more efficiently. Each locations phone number is located at the footer of this page. All furniture will be inspected before being accepted.

  • All donations need to be sell-able (i.e not missing any pieces, and in clean working condition.)


Donations we can Accepted

  • Clean or gently used clothing of all sizes; jewelry, shoes, hats, scarves, belts, purses, etc.

  • Dishes, utensils, cookware, glassware, small kitchen appliances

  • Curtains, clean and gently used linens and bedding

  • Baby strollers, pack-and-plays, high chairs

  • CDs, DVDs and VHS tapes

  • Books and Magazines

  • Toys, stuffed animals and sports equipment

  • Home decor items in good condition

  • Radios, clocks, stereos, record players, and turntables, speakers, DVD and VHS players

  • Computer keyboards and computer mouse

  • Easily portable/wheeled luggage and backpacks

  • Furniture and accent pieces


Items we are Not Able to Accept

  • TVs and Microwaves

  • Care seats (for safety reasons and recalls)

  • Cribs, bumper pads, baby walkers, playpens

  • Mattresses

  • Encyclopedias and text books

  • Typewriters and computers (both desktop and laptop)

  • Potty chairs, bumper pads, umbrella strollers

  • Medical equipment and supplies such as diabetic devices & supplies, bedpans, walkers, crutches, etc.

  • Exercise equipment

  • Any items containing alcohol or smoking related labels/slogans

  • Outdated electronic equipment such as phone chargers, modems, routers, appliance cords.

  • Hardware, large appliances and fixtures such as hard-wired light fixtures, ceiling fans, etc.

  • Large musical instruments, pianos and organs.