Our Commitment to Provide the Best!

To ensure that all donations are home-ready, we’ll inspect your donations as you drop them off. Don’t take it personally! We take our mission very seriously and want the best for those who need it most.

General Donation Guidelines

  • Quality, gently-used and new items accepted
  • Items must be safe, clean, and functional
  • Items must be in ready-to-use condition, with all parts assembled
  • Upholstered items and mattresses must be free of stains, tears and pet hair/odors
  • Items must be from a non-smoking household
  • Kitchen items must be clean and functional

What We Accept (Yes, we take mattresses!) 


 Yes, Please

Upholstered items and mattresses must be free of stains, tears, and pet hair/odors.

  • Armchairs & Recliners (single chair)
  • Bookshelves (up to 6 feet)
  • Coffee Tables (4ft x 3ft or smaller)
  • Desks (small, 4' length max)
  • Dressers
  • End Tables
  • Futons (lightweight, fully assembled frame with mattress)
  • Hollywood Bed Frames (metal, collapsible)
  • Kitchen Chairs (sets of 2 or more)
  • Kitchen/Dining Tables (5ft in length or dimension;
    NO glass tops)
  • Lamps
  • Lift Chairs
  • Mattresses and Box Springs (not King size)
  • Nightstands
  • Rugs
  • Sectionals
  • Sofas & Loveseats (8ft or smaller)

  No Thank You

  • Armoires
  • Baby Items (cribs, beds, changing tables, high chairs, etc)
  • Booth Seating
  • Captain’s Beds
  • Console TV’s
  • Credenzas
  • Day Beds
  • Entertainment Centers
  • Glass-Top Tables
  • Headboards & Footboards (wood or metal)
  • Light Fixtures (hardwire)
  • Loft/Bunk Beds
  • Medical Equipment
  • Mattress Toppers (foam/feather)
  • Modular Furniture
  • Office Furniture (chairs, filing cabinets, modular furniture, cubicles)
  • Particle Board Furniture (no exposed particle board)
  • Large Patio Sets (plastic or glass)
  • Reclining Sofa and Loveseats
  • Sleeper Sofas
  • Trundle Beds
  • Wood Bed Frames

Check out our Alternative Resources Guide for other options!


 Yes, Please

All kitchen items must be clean and functional.

  • Pots and Pans
  • Baking Dishes
  • Can Openers
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Cutting Boards
  • Dish Racks
  • Dish Towels
  • Dish Sets & Glasses
  • Kitchen Knives
  • Mixing Bowls
  • Potholders
  • Silverware
  • Drinking glasses & Mugs


  No Thank You

  • Cracked or Chipped Dishes
  • Dishware with ANY Alcohol-Related Branding
  • Plastic Dinnerware and Dishware
  • Wine Glasses
  • Metal-rimmed dishes

Check out our Alternative Resources Guide for other options!

Small Appliances

 Yes, Please

All items must be clean and functional.

  • Air Conditioners
  • Blenders + Mixers
  • Coffee Makers (traditional or Keurig)
  • Crock Pots + Slow Cookers
  • Electric Griddles
  • Electric Kettles
  • Fans
  • Heaters
  • Instant Pots
  • Microwave Ovens
  • Pressure Cookers
  • Rice Cookers
  • Toasters + Toaster Ovens
  • Upright vacuums
  • Electric teapots


  No Thank You

  • Espresso Machines
  • Fry Daddy’s
  • Hot Plates
  • Ice Cream Machines
  • Margarita Makers
  • Ovens/Stoves
  • Refrigerators/Mini Fridges/Wine Fridges
  • Washing Machines + Dryers
  • Bread-makers

Check out our Alternative Resources Guide for other options!


 Yes, Please

Linens must be clean and free of stains/tears/pilling.

  • Blankets, Quilts, & Comforters
  • Bath Towels & Hand Towels
  • Washcloths
  • Bedsheets (not King size)
  • Bath Mats
  • Shower Curtains
  • Bed Pillows (stain-free only)


  No Thank You

  • Linens with stains or tears
  • King-size Bedsheets
  • Table Cloths
  • Bed Skirts
  • Draperies
  • Electric Blankets
  • Curtains (of any kind)
  • Mattress Toppers
  • Window Treatments

Check out our Alternative Resources Guide for other options!

Unique, Vintage, Antique Furnishings, Collectibles, Oddities

If you have unique or collectible items, they might be a great fit for our Estate Store. Please review the list of items here, then visit our Estate Store Donation page to submit your donation request. 

All items must be approved by our Estate Store Management prior to donating.



Yes, Upon Approval


    • Art (paintings, prints, pottery, glass, statues/busts, carvings, etc.)
    • Collectibles
    • Décor (vintage, collectible, or unique i.e. tiki, MCM)
    • Holiday Décor/Items (vintage only)
    • Musical Instruments
    • Rugs (clean, free of damage); no larger than 10ft x 12ft
    • Vintage books


    • Glassware sets: antique, collectible, crystal (pre-1980s)
    • Stemware/Barware (vintage, unique)
    • Fine china (complete sets of 6+ place settings, no damage, no metal rims)
    • Stoneware/Earthen Dinnerware (complete sets of 4+ place settings)

    Furniture (vintage/antique preferred):

    • Armchairs & chaises
    • Bookcases & shelves
    • Coffee tables
    • Credenzas
    • Desks (under 48″ long)
    • Nightstands/side tables
    • Kitchen tables & chairs
    • Sectional sofas
    • Steamer trunks (flat top only)


    • Gold, Silver, Platinum
    • Jewelry (gold, silver, semiprecious stones, vintage, etc.)
    • Sporting Goods
    • Items of unique interest & significant value that may not be on our list

    No Thank You

    • Albums, Paperback Books, CD’s, DVD’s
    • Armoires
    • Bed Frames
    • Daybeds
    • Chandeliers
    • China Hutches
    • Computers
    • Console Stereos
    • Entertainment Centers
    • Grandfather/Grandmother Clocks
    • Glass top Tables
    • Hardwire Lighting
    • Headboards
    • Hutches
    • Metal-Rimmed China
    • Overly large/heavy items
    • Items that need repair and/or cleaning

    Check out our Alternative Resources Guide for other options!

    Don’t see your item on our list?

    Check out these alternative donation resources in our community:

    Where to Give

    Donations can be dropped off at either of our two locations. No scheduling required!

    Community Warehouse, Portland

    Community Warehouse Portland

    3969 NE MLK Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212

    Portland Donation Drop-off
    Mon–Fri 10am – 4pm, Sat 11am – 4pm

    Community Warehouse, Tualatin

    Community Warehouse Tualatin

    8380 SW Nyberg St, Tualatin, OR 97062

    Tualatin Donation Drop-off
    Mon–Fri 10am – 4pm

    Priority Pickup

    We offer Priority Pickup through our partners at ReSupply. 

    Priority Pickup Guidelines

    • Pickups within 48 hours.
    • Variable pickup fee calculated upon scheduling based on quantity and type of items.
    • Any and all items accepted! All eligible items are donated while remaining items are ethically disposed of.
    • Item retrieval from anywhere including within residence or a storage unit.
    • Disassembly of items that need it (except doors, cabinets, or lighting).
    • Fee reflects the operating costs and is much smaller than a usual moving company or junk hauler fee. (fee is not tax deductible)

    Regular Pickup

    We offer Regular Pickup directly through Community Warehouse. 

    Regular Pickup Guidelines:

    • Pickups are scheduled roughly one week in advance.
    • $80 flat pickup fee; payable by cash, check, or card. This fee helps cover the cost of staff wages and truck maintenance costs.
    • We can only accept items that match our Donation Guidelines
    • All items must be ground level, accessible by five steps or fewer. Donations on upper floors must be elevator accessible. Items left outdoors must be in a clean and dry location.
    • All kitchenware and linens must be washed and boxed or bagged.
    • All items are inspected at our drivers’ discretion; they are well trained in what we accept for donations!

    We welcome donations from your business to help us create more comfortable, functional homes for neighbors in need of essential home furnishings.


    Click below to learn more and schedule a business pickup.

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    We had been struggling for awhile to convince our mother to let go of her long-accumulated furniture and belongings. The idea of giving mom’s furniture to Community Warehouse, where it could do such good for local families, was really helpful for her in the letting go process.


    Furniture Donor

    Tues Feb. 7: We'll be opening late due to a staff meeting and accepting donations from 1-4pm only.

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