During the COVID-19 crisis, Goodwill is accepting donations safely and responsibly.

A Goodwill staff will be avalible to help with donations if needed. Please ask for assistance. Get more information on shopping and donating to Goodwill here.

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Donate to Goodwill

Donate your clothing, housewares, vehicles and financial gifts conveniently and safely with Goodwill, and change a life. At Goodwill, we transform “stuff” into monetary funding for our local employment training, social services and family strengthening programs in the community.

Donating to Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, Inc. has lots of good benefits for our local community and environment, but what are some good benefits donating to Goodwill can offer you?

  • All Goodwill donations are tax deductible. Please reference Goodwill Industries International’s Valuation Guide for Goodwill Donors to help you determine your Goodwill donation’s value.
  • Donating to Goodwill is convenient. At Goodwill, we appreciate you and use your charitable donation to support our mission work in the community. We work hard to ensure donating to Goodwill is convenient for you, and your donations are treated safely and with respect.


Goodwill has 22 store-based donation centers and nine attended donation centers throughout our territory. Find the closest Goodwill location for you.

The Home Pickup Program for Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio has been discontinued. Thank you for choosing to donate to Goodwill. Please consider donating at one of our 30 different donation centers conveniently located throughout our 10 county region. Your donations help to support a network of mission services that serve thousands in our community each year.

If you have any questions about donating “stuff” or monetary gifts to Goodwill, please email donations@goodwillgoodskills.org and a customer service representative will respond to your inquiry. 

Looking to donate your vehicle?  Please call 1-866-699-5719. 

Tips for Donating

Have questions about donating your gently used clothing, housewares and furniture to Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, Inc.? Please refer to our donating guidelines for a list of items Goodwill can and cannot accept.

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Goods & Clothing

Your closet, cupboards and storage unit are more powerful than you think. When others see “stuff” collecting dust, Goodwill sees a brighter future for someone facing employment barriers. Your stuff may be out of style to you, but to us, it’s brand new! We enthusiastically accept new and gently used clothing and housewares – and turn all that “stuff” into funding for our local mission programming. Plus, keeping your clothing and housewares out of landfills by donating to Goodwill is good for the environment, too!

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Computer Equipment

Donating your computers and other tech equipment to Goodwill is safe and environmentally friendly. The ideal computer donation to Goodwill is a Pentium 4 CPS running at 1Ghz or better.

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Financial Donations

When you choose to donate to Goodwill, you change a life – for good. Thank you for choosing to make a financial contribution to Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, Inc. It is because of the generous support of community members like you that we are able to continue our mission of improving the quality of life and employment opportunities for people in need.

Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Financial contributions are tax deductible.

If you have a question about making a financial donation to Goodwill, please email mater@goodwillgoodskills.org, or call 330-454-9461 and ask for Maureen Ater.

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