Transforming donated goods into:
- Opportunity investment
- Good environmental stewardship
We truly depend on the generosity of people like you to help us keep our programs running and growing and we appreciate your donation. Donations are 100% tax deductible. Please click on the store location below for donation hours.
When you donate your new and gently used items to Family Pathways Thrift Stores, we turn them into sustainable funding that supports Family Pathways’ vital programs for older adults, youth, victims of domestic violence and people needing relief from hunger.
Family Pathways Thrift Stores relies on generous donations from the local community, to collect used clothing and household items. Each year, more 2 million pounds of product is recycled providing even more funding for programs that support our communities and reduce the amount of waste to our environment.
Acceptable goods to donate:
- Accessories – Belts, Hats, Jewelry, Purses, Scarves
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Clothing – Casual, Work, Outerwear
- Crafts – Fabric, Yarn, Sewing, Scrapbooking
- Footwear – Boots, Shoes, Socks
- Formal Wear – Bridal, Tuxedos, Prom Dresses, Evening Wear
- Furniture – All Locations Except Isanti
- Games – Puzzles, Toys
- Holiday Decorations
- Kitchen – Dishes, Pots and Pans, Utensils, Small Appliances
- Knickknacks and Home Decor
- Linens – Bedspreads, Blankets, Sheets, Curtains, Tablecloths
- Media – Books, CDs, DVDs, Records, Video Tapes
- Seasonal Items
- Shopping Bags – Paper or Plastic
- Small Appliances – Bread Makers, Crock Pots, Toasters
- Small Electronics – Clocks, Curling Irons, Radios
- Sporting Goods
We cannot accept the following items:
Bikes, Box Springs and Mattresses, Computer Equipment, Construction Material, Dehumidifiers and Humidifiers, Exercise Equipment, Grills, Hazardous Waste, Large Appliances, Medical Equipment, Microwaves, Pianos and Organs, Televisions, Typewriters, Vacuums, VCRs
*Family Pathways reserves the right to refuse donations due to condition or saleability.
We accept donations at each of our 11 Thrift Store locations: