ReStored Thrift Store

Donate Items

Donations are accepted at the east door located to the right of the main entrance during store hours. (Mon.-Thurs.  9 AM – 8 PM, Fri.-Sat. 9 AM – 5 PM)

ReStored has the capacity to make furniture pick-ups by appointment. Call 952.388.1525 for more information.

Donation FAQs

Can I get a receipt for my donation?

  • Yes, ReStored is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization.

What kinds of donated goods does ReStored accept?

  • We accept your good, gently used:
    – Clothing and accessories
    – Housewares
    – Linens
    – Christian books
    – Jewelry
    – Purses
    – Toys and games
    – Small appliances
    – Newer electronics (5 years old or less)
    – Solid wood furniture
    – All other furniture in good stain-free and working condition. (if something is stained or torn we may need to reject it at the donation door)
  • We collect these items for other local organizations and pass them on directly:
    – Lotions, soaps, and toiletries
    – Backpacks
    – Pajama bottoms and undergarments, especially bras
    – Cotton t-shirts, size Large and larger – these can have stains and rips in them, and are re purposed.

Are there items ReStored cannot accept for donation?

  • Unfortunately, there are a few items we cannot accept for a variety of reasons, including safety and chemical hazards, inability to repair or clean items, product recalls or high disposal fees.
    – Used fitness equipment
    – Used mattresses or box springs
    – Sewing machines (unless approved)
    – Automobile parts
    – Computers or monitors
    – Large garden supplies
    – Used medical equipment
    – Light fixtures
    – Window treatments/blinds (unless new and unopened)
    – Construction supplies
    – Air humidifiers
    – Fire extinguishers
    – Infant/child car seats
    – Cribs
    – Baby walkers on wheels
    – Non-working appliances
    – Non-working electronics, or electronics over 5 years old
    – Most organs and pianos (Please call ahead)
    – Printers without ink, scanners without installation software
    – Water beds
    – Water heaters
    – Explosive or flammable material
    – Hazardous waste
    – Large appliances

Can ReStored pick up donations at my home?

  • ReStored has the capacity to make furniture pick-ups by appointment. Call 952.388.1525 for more information.

Do you buy goods or take goods on consignment?

  • We do not buy goods from the public directly, nor do we take goods on consignment. Because we are a nonprofit, your donation is tax deductible.