Donation Guidelines

Thank you for considering a donation to the CAT Thrift Store! We welcome your gently used, new, or collectible items for resale in our store.

Where and How to Donate

CAT Thrift Store is now open by appointment only. If you’d like to donate items, please schedule a drop-off appointment

Sorry, no general donation drop-off at this time; we do not offer a pickup service. Thanks for your understanding!

Yes, in usable condition

Accessories (hats, bags, belts, gloves, etc.)
Antiques
Art (paintings, prints, pottery, glass, etc.)
Art Supplies
 Books
 Cameras
 Cat Items
 Clothing (men’s & women’s)
 Coins
 Collectibles
 Craft Items & Supplies
 Décor (especially vintage, collectible or unique)
 Designer Items (purses, shoes, jeans, sunglasses, etc.)
 Electronics
 Fine China
 Glassware and Crystal
 Housewares
 Jewelry
 Kitchen items
Lamps
 Linens & Quilts
Media (Blu-Ray, DVDs, CDs, vinyl records)
 Memorabilia
 Musical Instruments
 New/Unused Items
 Paper Goods
 Pet Related (no perishable food, treats, or toys)
Seasonal & Holiday Items (Christmas accepted Sep-Dec only)
 Sewing Supplies
 Shoes
 Tools
 Vintage Items

If you’re unsure about an item that is not on our list, please contact us to discuss.

No, thank you

Animal Products (antlers, bones, furs, ivory, etc.)
Automobile Parts
Baby & Toddler Items
Batteries
Block Styrofoam
Broken Items
Business Logo Items (shirts, mugs, tote bags, etc.)
Car Seats
Chemicals
Christmas Trees
Children’s Clothing & Toys
Computer Parts & Monitors
Construction Material
Counterfeit or Knock off Items
Cribs or Playpens
Encyclopedias
Fire Extinguishers
Firearms
Fireworks
Flammable Products
Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Food (perishable items)
Food Containers (reusable)
Gas BBQ Grills & Heaters
Hazardous Waste
Helmets
Kerosene
Large Exercise Equipment
Medical Supplies
Open Products (cleaning, cosmetics, paint or varnish)
Tube TVs (non flat-screen)
Plastic Packaging
Propane Tanks
Recalled Items (www.recalls.gov)
Smoke Detectors
Strollers
Taxidermy
Used Undergarments (bras, panties, or underwear)
Used Pillows, Mattress & Box Springs
Weapons & Explosives

Check out our Donation Referral Guide for other options!