The Heart of a Caring Community

​Voluntary Action Center

items we do not accept


  • Appliances:  Air conditioners, dishwashers, dryers, freezers, gas/propane heaters, water heaters, kerosene heaters, kerosene stoves, lawn mowers, refrigerators, stove and range hoods, stoves and ranges, washing machines, water softeners, and wood burners

  • Large Furniture:  heavy metal desks, large organs, large pianos, mattresses/box springs, metal bed springs, recliners, sofa beds, and water beds.

  • Building Materials:  bricks, carpeting, concrete, doors, plumbing fixtures, scrap lumber, sinks, screens, shutters, stones, swing sets, and windows

  • Exercise and Sporting Goods:  ammunition, bows and arrows, flotation devices, guns, knives, life preservers, rowing machines, trampolines, treadmills, weapons, weight benches, and weights

  • Electronics:  box style computers, boy style tv's, fax machines, printers, large copy machines, and shredders

  • Baby Items:  Car seats, cribs (drop side), and tree swings

  • Other Items:  batteries, chemicals, fire extinguishers, firecrackers, fireworks, grills, light bulbs, lighters, matches, medicine, medical supplies, mothballs, nail polish, nail polish remover, oxygen tanks, paints, and propane tanks


Thrift Store Donations Needed

  • Clothing for Men, Women, and Children

  • Shoes for Men, Women, and Children

  • Wedding and Formal Wear

  • Jackets and Outerwear for Men, Women, and Children

  • Suites for Men and Women

  • Backpacks

  • Jewelry

  • Purses and Bags

  • Hats

  • Movies (DVD)

  • Pots and Pans

  • Comforters, Quilts, and Sheets

  • Baby Items

  • Small Household Appliances

  • Plates and Cups

  • Costumes

  • ​Games

  • Women's Foundation Garments

  • Swimming Suits