Every Goodwill success story begins with a donation. By giving to Goodwill, you are doing much more than just funding and supporting our training and employment programs. You are reaching out to change someone’s life.
Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization with a Federal ID. Your donations to Goodwill are tax deductible. Goodwill’s Donation Center attendants will gladly provide you with a donation receipt for your tax records.
How to Donate
Clothing, Computers and Household Items
You can drop off your donations of clothing, computers and household items at any of our 30-plus convenient store locations or attended donation centers. Furniture donations may also be dropped off seven days per week at any of our retail stores. However, we are not able to accept furniture donations at our attended donation centers.To find the nearest donation center, please enter your zip code in the Goodwill Locator at the bottom of the page.
To make your donation process go smoothly and to ensure that you are donating items Goodwill can sell in its stores, please refer to our list of items we need.
Cash donations, bequeaths, and other gifts are welcome and very much appreciated. Your gift, small or large, will be used efficiently and effectively to fund programs and further our mission of changing lives through the power of work. Click here for more information on financial donations.
Goodwill accepts vehicles, including boats and other recreational equipment, in running and non-running condition. Click here for more information.
Donation Pick-Ups (Charlotte Metro area only)
Goodwill offers free at-home pick-up services for large, gently-used furniture in excellent condition, clothing, shoes, electronics and other household items. We require you to have at least 2 or more large furniture items in order to complete the home pick-up request. Check out our Donation Pick-up page to schedule your next pick-up. Please call 704-393-6880 for more information.
The Goodwill Solution
Moving soon? Goodwill, in partnership with Pack Rat, will drop off and pick up a donation container for you to fill with things you don’t want to take with you on your move. This service is available for residential and business owners, and the best part is, it’s free! Check out The Goodwill Solution to learn more about this unbeatable service!
Thank you for giving to Goodwill. We appreciate your donations, but we need your help to insure that what you give helps Goodwill change lives. Please do not drop off donations outside of our donation sites after they have closed. Donations left after hours may be stolen or damaged by bad weather. We appreciate your donation. Your generosity and support of Goodwill’s mission helps us change lives.