Interested in financially supporting our mission?


Your donation directly supports youth in our employment programs who are learning the skills needed to bolster their success in the workforce.


Donations are welcome any time during store hours. St. Charles Furniture & Thrift accepts any gently used furniture, electronics, household items, games, books, clothing, etc.


We Welcome We Cannot Accept
Clothing, Shoes, Purses, Accessories Large Appliances
Houseware, Glassware, Cookware Hazardous or Toxic Chemicals
Home décor, Picture Frames, Mirrors Paint or Paint Thinners
Books, CDs, Videos, Records Old TVs, CRT TVs/Monitors
Games, Toys, Sporting Goods Tires, Batteries, Gas
Antiques, Jewelry, Collectibles Mattresses, Cribs
Furniture, Tools Car Seats, Strollers, High Chairs
Electronics, Flat screen TVs, Speakers Water, Mildew, or Mold damaged items
Items with excessive pet hair

You can drop your items off directly at the store. There is always staff on hand to help unload your vehicle so you don’t have to lift a finger. New merchandise gets put out every day, so as long as you’re there, stop in and shop!

Although we cannot accept some items, we encourage you to recycle them if possible. Check with your local community for recycling options. If you live in the city of Milwaukee, click here for a full list of items and where to take them:


For large donations such as furniture we may be able to pick it up. Please call us to find out. For donation pick-ups we ask that you please have:

  • items packed in boxes or bags
  • furniture broken down if possible
  • items brought to the main level of your home