Where to Donate or Sell Gently-Used Items in the FM Area

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We all know spring often means “spring cleaning,” and with many people home than normal lately, there is a lot of closets and drawers being cleaned out in our homes. 

But where to donate all of that stuff?

There are a number of thrift stores, organizations, and consignment stores around the FM area you can bring your gently used goods to. Read on to find out more!

NOTE: With business hours and donation guidelines changing regularly, please contact the business or organization before you donate your items or check their Facebook pages listed below. 

Thrift Stores         Non-Profit Organizations      Consignment Stores

THRIFT STORES

Arc Attic Treasures

255 North University Drive  OR  3201 43rd St South (Fargo)
Drop off  Pick-up by appointment

Not Accepted Items: mattress & boxsprings, non-working electronics, tube TVs, cribs, car seats, text books, metal desks, building products, food/medication/vitamins, air purifiers & dehumidifiers, organs & pianos, exercise equipment.

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift stores provides advocacy and social programs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

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Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch

(Several Locations throughout Fargo-Moorhead)
Drop off  Pick-up by appointment

Not Accepted Items: batteries, mattresses & frames, paint, tires, TVs older than 7 years, non-working appliances, windows & doors, metal desks, exercise equipment.

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift stores helps support their residential treatment and educational centers for children and their families. 

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Goodwill

4325 13th Avenue South  OR  1525 32nd Avenue South (Fargo)
Drop off 

Not Accepted Items: TVs, stereos, large appliances, mattresses & waterbeds, BBQ grills, encyclopedias or dictionaries, computers & monitors, exercise equipment, paint, building materials.

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift stores supports their many programs, including autism services, early intervention, workforce development, adult day care and more.

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Habitat for Humanity ReStore

210 11th St n (Moorhead)
Drop off  Pick-up by appointment

Accepts: gently used furniture, cabinets, and other home construction materials (plumbing, kitchen and bath fixtures, flooring, doors and windows, electrical, etc.). Please see their list here to see all items they do and do not accept. 

How your donations helps: Funding from their thrift store supports their mission to eliminate substandard housing through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; advocate for fair and just housing policies; and provide training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. 

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Heirlooms Thrift & Gift (Hospice of the Red River Valley)

3120 25th Street South (Fargo)
Drop off  Pick-up by appointment

Accepts: gently used furniture, clothing, housewares, antiques, collectibles, and jewelry.

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift store helps Hospice of the Red River Valley carry our their mission to bring comfort and dignity to patients at the end of life. 

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Jazzy & Mumbos Thrift Store

123 Center Avenue East (Dilworth)
Drop off 

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift store helps support pet owners who may need help with the cost of veterinary care, food, shelter, and possibly help finding a home for a pet they are unable to care for. 

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Moorhead Thrift Shop

620 2nd Ave S (Moorhead)
Drop off 

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift stores helps provides programs for individuals experiencing homelessness, families in need, veterans, hospice, food pantries, The Lost & Found Ministry, and more.

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New Life Center

221 19th Street North (Fargo)
Drop off Pick-up by appointment

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift store helps provide shelter, meals, and services to individuals experiencing homelessness. 

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Savers Thrift Store

1623 38th St SW (Fargo)
Drop off 

Not Accepted Items: mattresses, weapons, auto parts, food, large appliances.

Facebook

St. Francis Thrift Store

1425 1st Avenue South (Fargo)
Drop off 

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift store provides direct assistance with housing, rent, utility, and medical bills for those in need. 

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St. Vincent De Paul Society

2796 5th Avenue South Suite B (Fargo)
Drop off 

Not Accepted Items: garage door openers, ceiling fans & light fixtures, pianos, beds & frames, swing sets, large appliances, encyclopedias, magazines, TVs older than 5 years, metal desks, printers, building supplies.

How your donation helps: Funding from their thrift store goes towards supporting community members in need of assistance with food, shelter, and other financial assistance. 

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NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

Down Home

2102 12th St N (Fargo)
Drop off 

Accepts ONLY: Gently used furniture and home decor. *Please call ahead to ensure specific items are needed before donating. 

How your donation helps: Down Home provides furniture, decor, and home necessities for individuals transitioning out of homelessness into housing. 

Facebook

Open Doors 65

213 NP Ave (Fargo)
Drop off 

Accepts ONLY: household items, clothing, and shoes. 

How your donation helps: They provide donations to anyone in need of household items, clothing, and shoes. 

Facebook

The Perry Center

2355 Meadow Ridge Parkway (West Fargo)
Drop off 

Accepts ONLY: Gently used baby clothes, blankets, and strollers (see their full needs list here). Please call ahead to ensure items are currently needed and space is available. 

How your donation helps: Items are provided to pregnant mothers at their residential program. 

Facebook

YWCA Cass Clay

3000 S University Dr (Fargo)
Drop off 

Accepts ONLY: Please see their current Urgent Needs List or call ahead to see if they are taking any specific items.

How your donation helps: Donations are provided to residents and their families at their Emergency Shelter for women and children escaping domestic violence, homelessness, and other crisis situations.

Facebook

CONSIGNMENT STORES

Note: The stores below may accept some of your items for resale, but may not accept all the items you bring in. 

Clothes Mentor

2551 45th Street Southwest (Fargo)
Drop off 

What they sell: Gently used women’s clothing and accessories. 

Facebook

My Best Friends Closet

1617 32nd Avenue South (Fargo)
By appointment only 

What they sell: Gently used women’s clothing and accessories. 

Facebook

Once Upon a Child

2551 45th Street Southwest (Fargo)
Drop off 

What they sell: Gently used baby & kids clothing, shoes, and accessories; strollers and other baby items; some books and toys. 

Facebook

Plato’s Closet

2551 45th Street Southwest (Fargo)
Drop off 

What they sell: Gently used clothing and accessories for teens and young adults. 

Facebook

Play It Again Sports

2501 45th Street South (Fargo)
Drop off 

Accepts ONLY: Gently used sporting goods. 

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