Please Join us at the Stake Center (30522 Vía Con Dios, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688) or the Altisima Building (29441 Altisima, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688) to donate your items.
Your quality donations make it all possible! We particularly welcome donations of the following types:
- Home furnishings
- Kitchen goods
- Seasonal decorations
- Small appliances
- Sports equipment
- Flat Screen TVs
Items We Can't Accept
Unfortunately, there are some items we are unable to accept. Please dispose of any unsafe or unusable items by other appropriate means. These items include:
- Food and drugs
Food includes any item that is eaten.
Drugs include any item used as a medication.
Examples: fresh, packaged, or canned foods; food storage; drinks; candy; alcoholic beverages; tobacco; prescription drugs; and over-the-counter medication
- Wet or mildewy items
Examples: wet or mildewy clothing, shoes, domestic household items, upholstery, mattresses, and box springs
- Items prohibited by federal, state, or local laws
At times, local, state, or federal law may prohibit accepting certain items.
Examples: used mattresses and box springs (California only)
Chemicals, flammables, and other hazardous products
- Large appliances and some electronics
Examples: stoves, refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, washing machines, dryers, watercoolers, water heaters, air conditioners, trash compactors, CRT TVs, CRT computer monitors, and rear-projection TVs
Firearms, including handguns, rifles, and shotguns