How Your Donation Helps

The goal of Habitat is to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action.

Did you know?

Homeownership leads to…

Increases in:

  • Graduation rates
  • Children’s good health
  • Net family wealth

Decreases in:

  • Children’s behavioral problems
  • Reliance on government assistance
  • Asthma

Donation Criteria

Due to state and federal regulations, space limitations, and/or safety issues, we are not able to accept the following items:

  • Shower Doors
  • Garage Doors
  • Dishwashers
  • Gas Appliances
  • Appliances in-need-of-repair
  • Tube TVs or Console TVs
  • Used Ladders
  • Console Stereos
  • Unframed Glass or Mirrors
  • Clothing or Shoes
  • Used Sheets, Blankets or Comforters
  • Used Curtains/Draperies
  • Vinyl, Metal or Wood Blinds with Cords
  • Used Tires
  • Used Computers, Laptops, Faxes or Printers
  • Waterbeds & Waterbed Frames
  • Used Mattresses & Box Springs
  • Sleeper Sofa Mattresses
  • Used Power Bed Foundations
  • Baby Cribs
  • Baby Car Seats
  • Baby Changing Tables
  • Stuffed Animals (Unless Vintage)
  • Used Paint or Used Stain
  • Oil-based Paints
  • Sprayers with Chemicals left inside
  • Used Toilets
  • Used Carpet
  • Dirty, Soiled, Moldy or Pet-stained Items
  • Rusty, Broken or Incomplete Items
  • Bunk Beds (Please Ask)
  • Exercise Equipment (Please Ask)
  • Pianos (Please Ask)
If you have any questions, please call Kristi, Jeff, or Rick at 828-327-7467 or email jeff@habitatcatawbavalley.org.

Donation Drop-Off

Drop-Off Location
1615 8th Street Drive SE
Hickory, NC 28602

Donation Hours
Monday – Saturday
10:00am – 3:00pm

Schedule a Pickup
The ReStore truck will pick up your gently used donations for free. Complete the form below to schedule a pickup or call 828.327.7467 to and select option 1 or 4.

Schedule a Pickup

The ReStore truck will pick up your gently used donations for free. Please include clear, well-lit photos of the outside (front and back) of each item and the inside (for appliances or furniture pieces that open up). We will contact you in 1-2 business days about a possible pick up date.
NOTICE: Scheduled pick up items may be refused if in poor condition or deemed unsellable.

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      Please include clear, well-lit photos of the outside (front and back) of each item and the inside (for appliances or furniture pieces that open up).