There are several local charities that accept donations of used furniture and other household items. A number of charities and what they accept are listed below.

Goodwill Industries, 5847 West Saginaw

  • (517) 323-1167
  • Website
  • Accepts all household furniture in good condition except baby furniture
  • Upholstered items should have no stains or odors and there should be no burns, rips or tears
  • Wooden items should not be broken or chipped
  • Items can be dropped off

Salvation Army, 5206 West Saginaw

  • (517) 323-9742
  • Website
  • Accepts household furniture in good condition
  • Furniture should be free of stains or rips and be in generally good condition
  • Furniture should also be free of odors and there should be no broken or missing pieces
  • Televisions are accepted (flat screens only)
  • Will pick up items or can be dropped off. Call (800) 728-7285 for pick up.

Volunteers of America, 5411 South Cedar

  • (517) 272-1600
  • Website
  • Accepts all household furniture in good condition except metal desks, mattresses or box springs, entertainment centers or televisions older than 2012
  • Furniture should be in relatively good condition, no tears, stains
  • Items should be complete and not broken
  • Will pick up items at home or can be dropped off

St. Vincent Catholic Charities, 2800 W. Willow St., Lansing

  • (517) 323-4734
  • Website
  • Accepts lightly used kitchen and bathroom items such as pots, pans, utensils, dishes, towels, etc.
  • Accepts lightly used  living and dining room items such as tables, chairs, love seats, sofa, curtains, TVs, etc.
  • Accepts lightly used bedroom items such as dressers, beds, blinds, sheets, blankets, etc.
  • Large appliances are not accepted

Habitat for Humanity, 1941 Benjamin Drive, Lansing

  • (517) 374-6235
  • Website
  • Accepts new and gently used furniture (no rips/tears, etc.)
  • Mattresses and box springs are not accepted