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What To Donate

We gratefully accept everything from clothing and accessories to small household appliances and furniture, electronics, books, fine china, art and other collectibles in good or new condition.

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Donate in a Store

Goodwill accepts donations in the form of cash, credit card, and round-ups to the nearest dollar in store. Customers may ask a store associate to add a cash donation to their transaction.

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Donate Online

Your generosity helps fuel our mission to strengthen families and communities.

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Donate Your Vehicle

To donate cars or other vehicles, please contact our affiliate at 866-701-2277 and let them know that it’s for Goodwill Central Coast.

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Home Pickup

Free home pickups are available for high-volume items (some restrictions apply). Email for more information.

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Host a Donation Drive

Yes. Donation drives are a fun way to get involved in the community and fundraise for your school, club or organization. We provide a truck to collect the goods and someone to sort the donations. Email or call our donor services department at 1-800-894-8440.

Why Donate to Goodwill Central Coast?

Goodwill Central Coast transforms donations into meaningful jobs throughout our communities, playing a vital role in fostering economic growth and sustainability. In a typical year, we receive more than 630,000 donations, totaling more than 25 million pounds of clothing and household items. These generous contributions enable us to divert more than 17 million pounds from landfills, helping preserve and protect the Central Coast landscape.


But the impact goes beyond environmental conservation. When you donate to Goodwill Central Coast, you’re not just decluttering your home; you’re investing in the future of your community. Your donations help fund programs that remove obstacles to employment, providing essential training and support to those in need. By donating, you empower individuals to achieve economic self-sufficiency, strengthen families, and build a more prosperous Central Coast. Discover the joy of giving and make a difference today by donating in-store, online, or even your vehicle.

Tax Deductions

Donating to Goodwill Central Coast comes with added financial benefits. Anyone who donates money and/or clothing and household items in “good” condition or better is entitled to a tax deduction, according to federal law. This means that your generosity not only supports our mission but also provides you with tangible financial incentives.


When you donate to Goodwill Central Coast, you’ll receive a receipt for your contributions, making it easy to claim your tax deductions. Whether it’s clothing, furniture, electronics, or even a vehicle, your donations can lead to valuable savings on your tax bill. Plus, by donating items in good condition, you’re ensuring that they find a new life with someone who needs them, rather than ending up in a landfill.


At Goodwill Central Coast, we make the donation process simple and rewarding. From free home pickup for high-volume items to convenient drop-off locations, we strive to make it easy for you to contribute. Donate today and enjoy the dual benefits of supporting your community and receiving tax deductions.