We Can’t Accept These Items

Sorry, we cannot accept the following:

 
8-track tapes/players Aquariums Bagless upright vacuums
Bed frames/mattresses Bed pillows Car seats
Cell phones Cribs/playpens Computer books
Dog houses, dog igloos Entertainment centers, media armoires Executive desks
Exercise equipment Fax machines Flammables
Food Intimate items Large china hutches
Magazines Oversized appliances Pornography
Scanners/printers Sewing machines in cabinets Upright pianos/organs
VHS tapes/cassette tapes Video tape recorders Weapons

Because of the government regulations (CPSIA — Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act – 2008), we also CANNOT ACCEPT the following:

  • Children’s clothing with sequins
  • Children’s books published before 1986
  • Children’s toys with small pieces a child could choke on
  • Children’s furniture containing lead paint
  • Recalled toys and other items

Please be mindful that donated items we cannot sell must be disposed of at our time and cost, which takes precious resources away from animals in need.

We do not take leftovers from community and church yard sales.

Questions? Please call (301) 279-0345  ~ Thank you again for your donations.

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