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Donate goods: including clothes, toys and books

Girl donating goods

Last year, your pre-loved items raised over £10 million towards transforming the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.

So please have a good clear out and donate your pre-loved items to your local Barnardo's store.

What to donate

Barnardo's stores accept donations of a wide variety of goods, including:

  • Women's, men's and children's clothing
  • Shoes, handbags, jewellery and accessories
  • Quality homeware – from vases and photo frames to ornaments and tea sets
  • Furniture (selected furniture shops only) - please ask before donating or arrange a furniture collection
  • Electrical goods
  • Books, toys, CDs and DVDs
  • Mobile phones
  • Foreign currency

Gift aid it

If you are a UK tax payer, your donations can raise even more money at no extra cost to yourself by signing up to Gift Aid. Ask at your local store for more details.

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If you do not have anything to recycle for Barnardo’s why not support our work by making a donation.
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Barnardo’s adheres to the Fundraising Promise and Fundraising Regulator Guidelines.