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What to Donate

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida  accepts donations of clean, useable items in sellable condition.  We regret that we cannot accept all donations because of safety, privacy, and other concerns. 

In addition, Goodwill follows regulations set forth by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) for the re-sale of goods.  For larger donations please call to schedule a pick-up: (239) 652-1600


We Gladly Accept:

Sorry, We Cannot Accept: 

Appliances: large (refrigerators, stoves, ovens, etc.) small, portable, and working (toasters, irons, microwaves, telephones, etc.) Air Conditioners
Baby items: Strollers, toys, furniture Ammunition/Explosives
Books, newspapers, magazines, textbooks, encyclopedias, and readers digest Animals
CDs, DVD's, albums and cassette tapes (commercial video/audio only) Bathroom Fixtures
Clean Clothing Blinds (unless in original boxes)
Computers (working or non-working condition) Clothing with stains, tears, or holes
Furniture, sofa beds Construction supplies (vanities, sinks, drywall, etc.)
Household items Hazardous materials (paint, chemicals, poison, etc.)
Jewelry/accessories Large office equipment (copy machines, sorters, etc.)
Linens Mattresses and box springs
Purses, bags, and luggage Swing sets
Rugs Televisions (working or not)
Shoes Tires, Wheels, and automotive parts
Stereo systems Wall-to-wall carpet and padding
Toiletries (unopened only, please) Waterbeds
Toys Windows and Doors
 Lawn mowers, or lawn trimmers  

Please Do:

  • Donate During Store Hours
  • Wash or dry-clean clothing.
  • Test electrical equipment and battery-operated items.
  • Include all pieces and parts to children's games and toys.

Please Do Not:

  • Leave items unattended outside a collection center.
  • Donate broken or soiled items.
  • Give items that have been recalled, banned, or do not meet current safety standards.