THRIFT DONATIONS: Your Contribution Matters
At Moray Reach Out, we deeply appreciate your willingness to clear out some space in your home and make a positive impact through your donations to our charity shop. Your generous contributions are at the heart of what we do.
WHAT WE ACCEPT: Giving New Life to Preloved Treasures
We’re thrilled to accept a wide range of items that can find a second life in our shop. Here’s a list of what we warmly welcome:
- Clothing: Your gently used attire can make a real difference.
- Shoes and bags: Let your footwear and accessories find new admirers.
- Accessories and jewellery: Whether it’s gold, silver, or costume, these pieces shine in our collection.
- Books: Share the gift of knowledge through your literary donations.
- CDs and DVDs: Bring your music and movie collections to enrich our selection (home-recorded items excluded).
- Homeware: From charming ornaments to china, kitchenware, and photo frames, your home goods can make someone else’s house feel cozier.
- Cushions: Adding comfort and style to our collection.
- Furniture covers: Without fire safety labels.
- Furniture: Items like bedside tables, dining chairs, small tables, stools, and accent chairs.
- Children’s toys and games: Keep the fun going with your donations.
- Child Safety: Car seats, prams, pushchairs, buggies, cots, high chairs, and both CE labeled and non-CE labeled soft toys.
- Electrical Items: Lamps, TVs, DVD Players, Record Players, and gadgets like laptops, phones, and tablets.
WHAT WE DO NOT ACCEPT: Safety and Sensibility
While we cherish your generosity, there are certain items we, unfortunately, cannot accept. We’ve listed them below to ensure the safety and well-being of all involved:
- Kitchenware: Including heating and cooking equipment that uses gas or oil.
- Cutlery: Knives and scissors.
- Refrigerators: For safety and logistical reasons.
- Safety Equipment: Safety helmets, harnesses, cycle helmets, life jackets, and buoyancy aids.
- Children’s Items: Inflatable water toys, cot mattresses.
- Soft Furnishings: Used pillows and duvets.
- Furniture: Sofas, beds, dining tables, wardrobes.
- Electrical Items: Electric blankets, power tools without instructions.
- Hygiene Products: Unless they are unused and in their original packaging.
- Large White Goods: Due to space limitations.
- Other: Weapons, oil lamps, prescription glasses, items made from ivory, petrol or diesel-fuelled garden equipment, and personal items such as shavers (unless unused and in a sealed box).
We truly appreciate your understanding and your invaluable support. Your donations fuel our mission to empower individuals and make a positive impact in the lives of those in need. Thank you for being part of our journey.