RECYCLE & DONATE

Antiques

Antiques

The giving center help to protect, feed, heal, shelter, educate, and nurture our bodies and spirits. Charitable Organizations such as the Giving Center also give shape to our noblest causes and turn our beliefs into action and finally a reality. Please click on the link for more information.

Animals

Animals

Blanket and towels for our furry friends in need. Drop-off locations throughout Los Angeles. Please click on the link for more information.

Appliances

Appliances

Nation's largest retail recycler of used electronics and appliances. Please click on the link for more information.

Art Donations

Art Donations

Re-usable materials such as textiles, buttons, paper, craft and office supplies, plastics, and wood are sorted and made available to teachers, parents, artists, and organizations. The community depends on SCRAP as the place to find all manner of materials for educational programs, creative projects, and their classrooms. By offering low cost supplies, creative reuse workshops, volunteer opportunities, educational field trips, and more.

Artwork Donations

Artwork Donations

Donating artwork to the Cedars-Sinai Art Collection they need wall space to fill and they would be honored to see your art. Please click on the link for more information.

Book Donation

Book Donation

American Book drive saves tens of thousands of books from going unused or dumped into landfills every year. Instead, books that are donated are resold through 20 online-marketplaces. The objective is to provide communities with an easy/green alternative to donating their used books, while supporting a worthy cause. Please click on the link for more information.

Batteries

Batteries

Call2Recycle, Inc., is and will remain recognized as the premier product stewardship organization in North America, protecting and preserving the environment through responsible end-of-life management. Please click the link for more information.

Bra

Bra

Help provide bras and menstrual hygiene products for girls & women experiencing homelessness. Please click on the link for more information.

Building Materials

Building Materials

Habitat ReStores are home improvement stores that accept small and large donations of new or gently used furniture, appliances, housewares, building materials and more. Proceeds from the sales of these items help Habitat's work in your community and around the world. Please click on the link for more information.

Cardboard Boxes

Cardboard Boxes

U-Haul created the Take A Box, Leave A Box Program to encourage customers to pick up free used boxes, and then leave no-longer needed used boxes for other customers. With every reuse of a box, a new box is kept from entering the cycle, thus reducing energy and resource consumption during manufacturing. Nearly one million boxes are reused each year through this program. Please click on the link for more information.

Cars

Cars

Kars4kids mission is to give children the opportunities and support they need to develop into productive members of their communities. Kars4Kids is a registered nonprofit Jewish organization who, together with Oorah, our sister charity, helps thousands of children. Please click on the link for more information.

Cassettes

Cassettes

GreenDisk provides secured, audited disposal of intellectual property stored on electronic media and other technotrash. The resulting materials are then used to manufacture the GreenDisk branded line of office supplies. GreenDisk can now provide full recycling accountability for the entire range of technotrash. Please click on the link for more information.

CD & Media

CD & Media

The Compact Disc Recycling Center provide consumers and companies education, awareness, and options for easy CD and DVD recycling. Please click on the link for more information.

Cell Phones

Cell Phones

Cell Phones For Soldiers is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to providing cost-free communication services and emergency funding to active-duty military members and veterans. Please click the link for more information.

Crayons

Crayons

Crayon Recycle Program takes unwanted, rejected, broken crayons to a better place, where they will be recycled into new crayons. Please click on the link for more information.

Charity Calculator

Charity Calculator

At Charity Navigator, we believe that giving to charity is serious business. Not only should you take the time to research the charities you consider supporting, but you should analyze your finances to see how much you can afford in your efforts to bring about maximum institutional change. Please click on the link for more information.

Children Clothes

Children Clothes

Children’s Institute, Inc. (CII) serves more than twenty thousand children and families, providing “healing so traumatized children can recover and lead healthy lives.” Children’s clothing in all sizes

Children Movies

Children Movies

Kid Flicks is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that donates movie libraries of 100 assorted DVDs to Children’s Hospitals and Pediatric Departments throughout the country. Please click on the link for more information.

Children Toys & Books

Children Toys & Books

BABY2BABY provides children living in poverty, ages 0-12 years, with diapers, clothing and all the basic necessities that every child deserves. Please click on the link for more information.

Cork

Cork

CorkClub donates up to 2 cents to Forest and Ocean Conservation for each natural wine cork received. For each synthetic cork received, we see it gets recycled. Please click on the link for more information. Let's Help the Earth!

Electronic

Electronic

Homeboy recycling mission is to provide our customers with the highest quality electronics reuse and recycling solutions while employing people who face systemic barriers to work. There are three major social impacts that flow from this mission:Please click on the link for more information.

E Waste

E Waste

human-I-T provides low-income individuals and nonprofits with technology, internet, and digital training. By reusing instead of recycling electronics, our team transforms E-waste into opportunities for underserved communities, while promoting digital inclusion and online access. Please click the link for more information.

Eye Glasses

Eye Glasses

Lions Club Recycle for Sight program. They collect nearly 30 million pairs of glasses each year and distribute them to people in need in developing countries. Please click the link for more information.

Flowers

Flowers

Repeat Roses founder saw the impact of floral waste firsthand. Today, we’ve diverted more than 87 tons of waste from landfills and delivered over 50,000 floral arrangements to people in need. Please click on the link for more information.

Glass

Glass

A Sense of Home strives to prevent homelessness by creating first-ever homes for youth aging out of foster care with donated furniture and home goods. 30% of those struggling with homelessness are former foster youth.1 The homeless crisis can only end through prevention. Please click on the link for more information.

Junk Mail

Junk Mail

Catalog Choice’s mission is to stop junk mail for good. For the past 8 years, Catalog Choice has been passionate about helping protect natural resources and helping you simplify your life. Use this free service to cancel specific catalogs and other types of paper mail you no longer wish to receive. Please click the link for more information.

Makeup

Makeup

Project Beauty Share knows how important it is for women to feel good about themselves through a positive self- image. Julie created Project Beauty Share to provide makeup and hygiene products to women who struggle to achieve, and maintain, dignity and stability in their lives. This struggle can be due to a wide variety of life events from abuse to homelessness. Please click the link for more information.

Medication

Medication

Our platform connects surplus drugs with safety-net clinics.These unexpired drugs are collected from manufacturers, wholesalers, pharmacies and health facilities. Medicines go to clinics and pharmacies and are dispensed to low-income patients. Our platform allows donor and recipient organizations to easily upload medicine surplus or needs like a “Match.com” for medicine. We connect donor and recipient organizations and coordinate donation logistics iPlease click the link for more information.

Men Suits

Men Suits

Clothes the deal is a non-profit organization that provides business attire to low-income individuals to empower them to them to interview with dignity and confidence in their pursuit of to achieve economic self-sufficiency through securing gainful employment. Please click on the link for more information.

Music

Music

At Hungry for Music, our mission is putting quality musical instruments into hungry hands. We serve children who demonstrate a desire to learn music, as well as teachers who have students willing to learn. In 25 years, we’ve delivered more than 13,000 instruments to children in 49 states and 30 countries. Please click the link for more information.

Medical Equipment

Medical Equipment

The mission of The Durable Medical Equipment Aid Society is “to provide in-home mobility and bath care durable medical equipment to individuals who lack the insurance or financial resources to secure mobility and bath care durable medical needed to assist in their daily living or in their recovery from an illness or injury”. Please click the link for more information.

Pantry Food

Pantry Food

zSecond Harvest is committed to doing whatever it takes to build a hunger-free community. That means distributing nutritious food to nearly every neighborhood in Silicon Valley, leveraging every available food resource, and collaborating with organizations and people who share our belief that hunger is unacceptable. Nutritious food is the foundation for a healthy, productive life. Please click the link for more information.

Office Supplies

Office Supplies

L.A. SHARES is a nonprofit materials reuse program, which takes donations from the local business community and individuals of reusable goods and materials (both new and used) and then redistributes these items FREE-OF-CHARGE to nonprofits and schools in the City of Los Angeles. Please click the link for more information.

Paper Shredding

Paper Shredding

SAFESHRED has provided peace of mind to businesses, residents and government by offering the most secure, versatile and comprehensive shredding services available. SAFESHRED serves clients with the highest security requirements and brand standards, including all levels of government agencies, aerospace, medical, legal entertainment, financial and hi-tech industries. . Please click the link for more information.

Parents Items

Parents Items

Blog - How to Know If Your Parent’s Stuff Has Value. Please click on the link for more information.

Party Leftovers

Party Leftovers

Westside Food Bank supplies food that reaches the most vulnerable members of these communities, including:Children in preschool, after-school, and day-care programs who don’t get enough to eat at home and whose health, academic performance, and general well-being are threatened by hunger. Women and children living in domestic violence shelters. Please click on the link for more information.

Self-Storage Units

Self-Storage Units

Americans have a hard time letting go of their stuff. About one in 10 households rents a self-storage facility according to the latest survey by the Self Storage Association. In 1995, just one in 17 households rented a unit. Stuffed inside many of those units are everything from used textbooks and clothes that no longer fit to couches and wall hangings that may one day be useful again. Please click on the link for more information.

Shoes

Shoes

Ever thought about the POWER of a pair of shoes? Since Soles4Souls began in 2006, we’ve distributed over 35 million pairs of shoes in 127 countries. But EVERY SINGLE ONE of those pairs makes a difference in people’s lives. Please click on the link for more information.

Sports

Sports

Boys & Girls Club offer well-rounded, constructive, supervised programs that are sensitive to the needs of at-risk youth, and provide opportunities for positive growth and development. Our programs foster strong values, build self-esteem, promote healthy lifestyles, and cultivate a vision for the future. Please click on the link for more information.

Toiletries

Toiletries

Los Angeles Mission strives to be a world leader among Missions that provide for the poor, restore the addicted and eliminate homelessness. Please click on the link for more information.

Trophies

Trophies

We encourage the community to recycle their old trophies, plaques and awards to support non-profit organizations that are in great need in today's economy. We have been recycling for 30 years. In 2016 we started charging a recycling fee to recycle your trophies. Please click on the link for more information.

Wedding Dress

Wedding Dress

Brides Against Breast Cancer (“BABC”) began in 1997 to various help breast cancer causes. Today the charity’s mission is providing early detection education while also supporting research and legislation efforts with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation and Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition Fund. A dollar spent today on detection can save $1,000 spent on treatment. Please click on the link for more information.

Women Suits

Women Suits

Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization offering services designed to help our clients find jobs and remain employed. Each Dress for Success client receives one suit when she has a job interview and can return for a second suit or separates when she finds work. Please click on the link for more information.

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