we rely on your donations
Everything available at over 100 Habitat ReStores across Canada has been donated by members of the communities, local businesses or large corporations. Whether you're planning to clean out your garage or need a solution for overstock product, our ReStores can help.
Drop Off - Donations may be dropped off during business hours. Strict adherence to the following procedure is exepected.
Ring bell and let staff know you have an item(s) to donate while adhering to social distancing.
Our team will review the eligibility of your donation. If accepted, we'll return to the building.
- You may unload your donation and leave it on the ground.
- Once you have returned to your vehicle, our staff will collect the item.
DO NOT DROP OFF OUTSIDE OF BUSINESS HOURS. This is considered dumping and it will be reported based on video surveillance.
Pick Up - You can schedule a free donation pickup for your larger items by visiting:
Being a corporate donor is easy, green and good for your bottom line. Donations of your dead stock, discontinued items, return to vendor products etc, will help more families become Habitat homeowners – building strength, stability and independence through affordable home ownership. Your donations are eligible for charitable tax receipts so you can recoup some of those lost profits on the back end. Find out more about how your business can get involved with us. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info or to donate.
what we accept
We accept new and gently used home goods and building supplies. All donations must be in usable and working order. Some items we accept are:
- Furniture, housewares and decor
- Home appliances
- Select electronics (TV's, stereo equipment etc)
- Kitchen and bath fixtures
- Building materials (paint, plumbing, electrical, lumber, hardware etc)
- Doors and Windows
- Outdoor equipment
We DO NOT accept the following:
- Used mattresses or box springs
- Old style TV's
- Books and movies
- Unframed glass
- Items with excessive wear, odour or damage
This is a guideline only. If you wish to confirm the eligibility of your donation, please contact email@example.com.