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Donate Goods

Donating Goods? Due to COVID-19, and with an abundance of caution, all drop-off donations are made by appointment only. In addition, we are only accepting brand new linens.

Financial Donations will help us to continue to purchase new items as we need them. Please call us if you have questions. Thank you for your continued support!

Please review: List of Items Not Accepted, Donation Drop Off Hours, and Donation Pick Up information below.

Download: Donation Guidelines – List of Items Accepted and Not Accepted (PDF)

Donation Guidelines for Items That We Always Need

All donated items should be in good condition, clean, and functional (not broken, stained, ripped, or have animal fur).

Items Accepted for Donation


Bureaus/Dressers (not excessively large)


Metal Bed Frames

Kitchen/Dining Chairs and Table (Max. 54 in. long

without leaves)

Sofa/Loveseats (not sleepers or recliners)

Living Room Chairs

Recliner Chairs

Coffee and End tables


Student Desks


Pots and Pans




Baking Pans

Mixing Bowls

Coffee Makers/Tea Kettles

Toasters/Toaster Ovens


Dish Towels/Pot Holders


At this time, due to COVID-19, we are only accepting brand new linens.

New Bed Pillows

Full/Queen Sheets

Full/Queen Blankets

Full/Queen Comforters

Twin Sheets

Twin Blankets

Twin Comforters

Towels/Face Cloths

Children’s Items

Books in English & Spanish


Toddler Beds

Pack ‘n Plays

Household Items

Lamps with Shades

Microwave Ovens


Framed Artwork


Irons/Ironing Boards


These Items Are NOT Accepted:

Furniture (Can’t Accept)

Mattresses and Box Springs

Sleep Sofas/Recliner Sofas

Platform Beds/Trundle Beds

Folding Cots/Rollaway Beds

Bunk Bed Frames

Office Desks/Office Furniture

Headboards or Footboards

Rocking Chairs

Bar Stools

Electronics (Can’t Accept)

Large Appliances (i.e., Refrigerator)

Air Conditioners



Computers, Monitors, Printers

Children’s Items (Can’t Accept)


Car Seats

Children’s Furniture (except toddler beds and Pack ‘n Plays)


Stuffed Animals

Miscellaneous (Can’t Accept)

Clothing (Except Winter Coats accepted November 1-March 1 for Coat Drive)


Out-of-Season Holiday Decorations

Electric Blankets

Duvet Covers

Rugs of Any Size

Curtains, Drapes, and Rods

Window Shades/Blinds

Yard Sale Leftovers

Décor Accessories

Metal Trim Dishes

Stemware/Wine Glasses

Medical (Can’t Accept)

Walkers, Commodes, Crutches (Wheelchairs occasionally accepted)


Donation Drop Off Hours and Where to Donate

Due to COVID-19, please call to set up an appointment to drop off your donation.

Donations are accepted anytime during our normal operating hours. We would appreciate it if you would drop off your donation at least 30 minutes before closing time. However, if you have a large donation let us know in advance by calling us so we can be sure we have enough staff to assist you. Leave a voice message if we are unable to take your call. We return every call.

Hours and Location

Monday through Friday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Mission of Deeds Inc.
6 Chapin Ave Reading, MA 01867
Call: (781) 944-9797

Charity Donation Pick Up – Furniture

Our pick up of donated items is scheduled by appointment only. Please call: (781) 944-9797 to review what you have and add your name to our pick up schedule.

We do not have a donation box outside our facility so any donations must be brought to us during our normal business hours.

All donated goods must be able to be easily carried by two people.

We reserve the right to refuse items that we know will not be suitable for our clients’ needs. We are often outfitting small spaces. If you have any questions, please call.

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