Donate New/Gently Used Items

Have usable items that you no longer need? Consider donating! Donating is a great way to support your community while reducing the number of items that end up as trash. There are many thrift stores around Lowell that accept a variety of goods.​ If there are any others that you would like us to include on this list, please email us at recycle@lowellma.gov.


Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell - ReStore (link)

They offer free pick-up of certain items. Please call to schedule a pick up at their number 978-215-9975.

Address: 100 Chelmsford Rd, North Billerica, MA 01862
Hours:  Monday & Tuesday - Closed
     Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 10 am - 6 pm
     Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
     Sunday 11 am - 5 pm
Telephone: (978) 215-9975


Goodwill (link)
 Accepts these items in good condition
Housewares, decorative items and artwork
 Appliances (small) such as blenders, coffee pots, etc.
  • Clothing, belts, scarves, ties, pocketbooks
  • Bedspreads, blankets, curtains, tablecloths, decorative pillows 
 Bicycles  Antiques, collectibles  Sporting goods  Jewelry
  • Books, records, tapes, CDs, DVDs
 Cookware, dishes, pots, pans  New sealed toys  Small home furnishings - One person carry items only
 Goodwill also accepts the following computer equipment from individuals and families for recycling through Dell Reconnect
 Monitors Scanners Mice Printers
Keyboards Laptop batteries Ink/Toner Cartridges Computers
Hard Drives Speakers Cords & cables  
 Goodwill Does not Accept
 Any items in need of repair or with missing parts  Auto parts or auto accessories
  • Baby furnishings (strollers, car seats, high chairs, cribs, playhouses, outdoor toys)
  • Camping equipment containing gas, oil or butane
 Exercise equipment  Fish tanks  Food or beverages Snow Skis
 Large furniture, including office furniture and outdoor furniture  Gas-powered garden tools (lawn mowers, weed whackers, etc.)  Hazardous materials including, but not limited to, paint, oil, cleaning products, batteries, and extinguishers  Large appliances (washers, dryers, stoves, dishwashers, refrigerators)
 Live animals  Sofa Beds  Pianos and organs  Plants
 Plumbing or building supplies (cabinets, doors, etc.)  Recyclable consumer materials (aluminum, glass, plastic, corrugated material)  Mattresses, box springs, waterbeds, bed frames, futons, futon frames, pillows

 Furnaces or water heaters
 Stuffed animals  Televisions  Used toys
Nearest Locations: Chelmsford - 299 Chelmsford Street (Stop & Shop Plaza)
Open seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
North Andover - 757 Turnpike Street (Super Stop & Shop) Closed Sundays
Open Monday through Saturday , 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; closed Sundays
Hudson, NH - 9 Wason Rd, Hudson, NH 03051
Open Monday - Saturday 9 am - 9 pm; Sundays 9 am - 7 pm

Priority Pick Up:
Goodwill offers 48-hour priority, fee-based pick up to residents in eastern and central Massachusetts through 
College Hunks Hauling Junk.

The cost of the pick up will cover:

Removal of items from anywhere inside the property, including items are that difficult to transport such as furniture.
Transport of items to Goodwill.
Transport of junk and items Goodwill cannot accept to appropriate locations.



House of Hope (link)

Items they accept: paper products, laundry detergent, diapers, cleaning products, milk, eggs, bread, children's clothing and shoes, toys, books, DVD movies and children's music, CDs, strollers, Pack n' Plays, small baby seats, twin- and full-size sheets and quilts, crib sheets and blankets, bath towels, dinner plates and silverware and coffee mugs. 
If you wish to donate something that doesn’t appear on this list, please call Edna Gustafson at (978) 458-2870 or email edna.gustafson@houseofhopelowell.org.

Address: 812 Merrimack St, Lowell, MA 01854
Hours:  Monday through Friday 9 am - 5 pm
     Saturday and Sunday - Closed
Telephone: (978) 458-2870

The Angels Above Store (link)

 The store accepts women and children's clothing, accessories, home decor, kitchen items, jewelry, books, music, seasonal items, and gently used furniture. 
They do not accept car seats, cribs, mattresses, beds, sleep sofas, or electronics. 

Address: 99 Mammoth Rd, Lowell, MA 01854
Hours:  Monday through Friday 10 am - 5:30 pm
    Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
     Sunday - Closed
Telephone: (978) 452-4833



Consignment Corner ​(link)

They accept furniture, home decor, wall decor, lighting, antiques, fine china, kitchenware, and more.They are currently looking for kitchen sets, dining sets, leather furniture, modern chairs, parsons chairs, pottery barn, crate & barrel, wrought iron wall decor, outdoor furniture, home decor, home goods, pots & pans, corelle, corning ware, pyrex, oriental and farmhouse decor, and more.
Address: 17 Groton Rd, North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Hours: Every day of the week, 10 am - 4 pm (with the exception of Holidays)
Telephone: (978) 251-7130


Freecycle (link)
Freecycling is an international movement aimed at reducing the amount of garbage going into landfills and giving new life to good used stuff. Join your local Freecycle Network today, and you just might find someone who's looking for the stuff you want to get rid of! To join, go to their website and click on sign up/login button. Membership is free.
Visit this page first to read up on Freecycle guidelines. 

Donate your construction Material with Boston Building Resources!
They take items from the kitchen, bath, flooring, electrical, and so much more! Check out their website here to see a full list of what they will accept.
For a small fee, they will pick up your construction material. 

 Mattresses, box springs, waterbeds, bed frames, futons, futon frames, pillows