WHERE TO DONATE CLOTHES
ABILITY FIRST OTTAWA
ACCEPTING clean 100% cotton material to give away for making masks.
Complete WishList on Amazon
Item Donation Inquiries Contact: Christina Ranieri. Drop off at 29 Rochester St, Unit 2, must call first T. 613-291-5422 to book a drop off time.
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.) https://www.donatetobbbso.ca
Telephone: 613- 247-4776 x 325 Email: email@example.com
Website & find a donation bin near you: http://www.bbbso.ca/donate/clothing
CALDWELL FAMILY CENTRE
20-1100 Medford Street Ottawa ON K1Z 8L5
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
For a full list of what can be donated, refer to our what you can donate guide.
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.)
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
Please do not leave any clothing donations outside of our boutique. We will update our website and social media channels with information regarding future opportunities for clothing drop-offs as the situation with COVID-19 progresses.”
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.)
They are looking for donations of formal prom appropriate dresses, shoes and accessories.
Drop off locations – all Browns Cleaners locations: http://brownscleaners.ca/locations/
NELSON HOUSE OF OTTAWA-CARLETON
Shelter for abused women & children.
WishList (specific items only due to space): http://nelsonhouse.on.ca/donations/
NEW: At Nelson House: only accepts donations of new/unused clothing and undergarments, boots, shoes and toys 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
OTTAWA MISSION [call first – only new items for now]
For gift-in-kind donations from a BUSINESS or for more information, please call 613-234-1155.
To make a monetary donation to help the Ottawa Mission get through this difficult period, go to THEIR WEBSITE for more info about how to donate money. Thx.
If you would like arrange for a donation pick-up [currently accepting new items only – updated Dec 1 2021], please call 613-234-1144, ext. 248.
RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE OTTAWA
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
For the most up-to-date Covid info please go to their website:
- Merivale Road
- Wellington St. West
Normally: 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
If you are in need of assistance, please contact 1-800-SAL-ARMY. To learn more about how we are responding to the pandemic while continuing to care for those in need, please visit www.thriftstore.ca/news
Many thrift store locations: http://www.thriftstore.ca/locations
Donations of gently used clothing and household goods can normally be donated to your local Salvation Army Thrift Store.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org
Shepherds of Good Hope
233 rue Murray Street
MAP/Contact Info: https://www.sghottawa.com/contact-us/
SNOWSUIT FUND (Ottawa Area) – Gently Used/New
The Snowsuit Fund, 225 Donald St, Unit 134, Ottawa, ON K1K 1N1
Please email all inquiries to Joanne Andrews, General Manager e-mail:
email@example.com attention: Joanne.
For Fundraising inquiries, please send a note to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Snowsuit drop off locations at https://snowsuitfund.com/get-involved/snowsuit-donations/
Other ways to help: https://snowsuitfund.com/get-involved