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Tuesdays         9:30a - 11:30a
Wednesdays  
10:00a - 1:00p  
      

See donation guidelines below

DONATION HOURS

SHOPPING HOURS

STORE GUIDELINES

  • To keep shoppers & volunteers safe, 10 shoppers are allowed inside and a 15 minute shopping time limit.  Masks are required regardless of vaccination status. 

  • No identification is required

  • There is a 5 item limit, however, there are many items that do not count towards the total. Children 12 & under should take age related items.

 *    Exceptions are made based on need

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MAKE AN IMPACT

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

  • Help Eliminate Food Insecurities

  • Stocking / Merchandising

  • Saturday Store Openings

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Saturdays  10:00a - 2:00p  - no entry after 1:45p 

MATERIAL DONATIONS

We want our shoppers to feel respected when shopping in FSW. Therefore, we are selective in what is accepted. Please adhere to the guidelines.

 

All donations must be new or gently used, clean, in-season, and/or relatively current style. If clothing is in large trash bags,

no more than 3 large bags of clothing donations per visit.

WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING FALL / WINTER CLOTHES 

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We DO NOT accept:
 

  • No clothing that is soiled, faded, smelly or holes

  • No used undergarments, socks, hosiery or tights

  • No dirty shoes, outdated, rolled over heels, missing shoe strings

  • No large furniture, tubular TVs, PCs 

  • No mattresses

  • No used toiletries (approval necessary for new)

  • No food items

  • No toys (only new toys during December)

  • No specifically labeled work uniforms or gear , i.e., old police uniforms, utility company uniforms, etc.

*Free Store Wilkinsburg does not accept specialty labelled company apparel or gear . We have never nor will distribute anything that may allow someone  to gain unlawful entry to a home, business or access to information.

We do NOT accept donations left at the door, especially when the store is closed.  Those donations will be discarded immediately ... no exceptions.  If you cannot make the regular donation hours, send us a message.

We DO accept:

CLOTHING & SHOES (CLEAN): 

 

  • In season and In-Style  (not more than 5 y/o)

  • Men’s clothing

  • Women’s clothing

  • Children’s clothing

  • Infant/Toddler clothing

  • Shoes and footwear

BABY & CHILDREN:

  • Diapers / Baby Wipes (unopened)

  • Strollers

  • Car seats - must be within 7 yrs. of mfg. date

  • Walkers, cribs, gates, etc.

*no bathtubs or potty seats

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ACCESSORIES:

  • Backpacks

  • Luggage

  • Purses

  • Jewelry

TOILETRIES:  must be pre-approved

Unopen Toothpaste & brushes, deodorant, soap, lotion, tissues, etc.

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 HOUSEWARES:  clean, gently used, no stains
 

  • Linen, Bedding & Decor, etc.

  • Blankets, Pillows

  • Towels/Washcloths

  • Curtains, curtain rods

  • Dishes

  • Silverware, Pots and Pans

SMALL APPLIANCES - CLEAN, WORKING

Toasters, coffee makers, microwaves,

blenders, lamps, vacuum cleaners, etc.

ELECTRONICS:
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FURNITURE: 

Small furniture items accepted 

BOOKS
Cook books, DIY, Craft, Nonfiction, Fiction

*no paperback romantic novels or magazines

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--  If you have items that are not listed but new or gently used condition, please let us know. -- 

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