WHERE TO DONATE CLOTHES
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OTTAWA
Donations bins are now OPEN! Also, scheduled pickups are available.
We would appreciate:
- Gently used clothing, shoes, accessories (will be sold by the pound to generate income to fund Big Brothers Big Sisters programs. Watch for Big Purple bins.)
Wishlist and info:
Telephone: 613- 247-4776 x 325 Email: [email protected]
CALDWELL FAMILY CENTRE
We always need good, used (or new) clothing for men, women and children; especially warm clothing for winter, including waterproof mittens and winter boots. (There is also a need for household items, such as dishes, pots and pans, cutlery, sheets and towels for new families moving into the area.)
ATTN: Maurice Courchesne
CANADIAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION
Clothing Collection Update:
Our donation bins remain open, we ask that you do not leave items outside the bins as they will end up in landfill due to the affects of inclement weather. Support diabetes research and help divert from landfill by donating:
- Clothing & Textiles
- Small household items
- Home décor, shoes and more
Where to donate clothes or arrange for pickup – call the Diabetes Clothesline® at 1-800-505-5525
Find a donation bin: https://declutter.diabetes.ca/donation-bin
What you can donate:
(Note: donated articles are sold to Value Village stores across Canada, which raises money for diabetes research, education, service and advocacy.)
What we’ll come pick up
For household pick up, all items must be packed in sealed bags or boxes, weighing less than 40 lbs., and placed on the doorstep to ensure a safe, contactless, pick up for our donors and staff.
Loose items will not be collected.
CLOTHING PICK-UP FOR CEREBRAL PALSY (CP4CP)
Call for free pick-up, or find a donation bin near you.
Clothing Pick up for Cerebral Palsy (CP4CP)
2405 St. Laurent Blvd. Unit G
Ottawa, ON, K1G 5B4
Toll Free: 1-877-888-4315
DRESS FOR SUCCESS – OTTAWA
“Thank you for wanting to support our efforts by giving workwear to our boutique! Dress for Success Ottawa is now accepting workwear by appointment only. Two Mondays every month, our volunteers are ready and waiting to accept your generous donations of interview ready wear by-appointment! Select the best day and time that works for your schedule and we’ll be ready and waiting for you.” – Dress for Success website
Professional job interview clothes … WE WELCOME CLOTHING DONATIONS IN ALL SIZES.
WishList/More info: https://ottawa.dressforsuccess.org/get-involved/donate/
200 Catherine Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2K9
FAIRY GODMOTHER OF OTTAWA INC. (NOTE: not a registered charity)
Donations of formal prom appropriate dresses, shoes and accessories. (Drive completed for the 2022 season.)
Drop off locations – all Browns Cleaners locations: https://brownscleaners.ca/location/
NELSON HOUSE OF OTTAWA-CARLETON
Shelter for abused women & children.
WishList (specific items only due to space): https://www.nelsonhouse.on.ca/items-donation
NEW*: At Nelson House: accepts donations of *new/unused winter coats directly at Nelson House.
USED: For donations of used items, please drop off at the following locations (When you drop off your donations please ensure you mention you were referred by Nelson House*)
Clothing & Household Items:
Unfortunately we are not able to accept clothing or household donations directly at the shelter, so you are invited to drop off any used clothing or household items at Value Village: 1651 Merivale Rd, Nepean, ON K2G 3K2. CHECK if Value Village is open.
They provide much needed items to our residents for free during their stay with us. This is a valuable resource for our residents and we appreciate your support.
Main Line: 613-225-0630
For gift-in-kind donations from a BUSINESS or for more information, please call 613-234-1155.
Email: [email protected]
Men’s Items in Demand:
Shoes & Sneakers
Men’s underwear (new only)
Towels of any kind
Light summer clothing
Men’s Hygiene Items in Demand (New Only):
Underwear (sizes SM – XXL)
Disposable razors, shaving cream & deodorant
“Donation drop off
Visit 35 Waller Street to drop off donations on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. If you’re unable to make a donation then, please send an email to [email protected] and we’ll arrange for another time to receive your gift. Short-term parking is available on the south side of The Mission (our south-side door address is 53 Daly St).
Donation pick up
If you would like to arrange for a donation pick-up, please call 613-234-1144, ext. 248.
Due to a lack of space at The Ottawa Mission, we are unable to accept donations of any household items such as appliances or furniture.”
RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE OTTAWA* [*new items]
NEW ADULT SOCKS. Click link above to view our full wish list.
Contact information/drop off location/map : http://www.rmhottawa.com/contact/
SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL
Information Main Line – 613-722-7166
- Merivale Road – 1620 Merivale Rd, Nepean, ON K2G 3K3
- Wellington St. West – 1273 Wellington Street W., Ottawa, ON K1Y 3A6
Donate clothing, furniture (not large appliances), various household items.
NOTE: “We urge you not to drop off donations in our outside bins on on any Sunday (the bins don’t get emptied on Sundays). Your donations are precious gifts that are worth protecting.” – SVP Facebook
Drop-off bin & store locations: https://saintvincentdepaul.ca/our-locations
SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE
Donations of gently used clothing and household goods
Many thrift store locations: http://www.thriftstore.ca/locations
If you are in need of assistance, please contact 1-800-SAL-ARMY.
SHEPHERDS OF GOOD HOPE (Men’s Shelter)
For pick-up and drop-off details and list of wanted items etc:
Note: If you are a commercial donor please contact the Community and Volunteer Services team. email@example.com
Shepherds of Good Hope
233 rue Murray Street
MAP/Contact Info: https://www.sghottawa.com/contact-us/
SNOWSUIT FUND (Ottawa Area) – Gently Used/New
WishList/drop-off locations: https://snowsuitfund.com/get-involved/snowsuit-donations/
See their website for locations accepting used snowsuits on their behalf.
The Snowsuit Fund, 225 Donald St, Unit 134, Ottawa, ON K1K 1N1
Please email all inquiries to Joanne Andrews, General Manager e-mail:
[email protected] attention: Joanne.
For Fundraising inquiries, please send a note to [email protected].