ACCEPTABLE DONATION POLICIES

The Blessing Board is grateful to accept gently used furniture items, appliances and household goods.

We require that items be free from heavy stains, rips and tears, and any conditions such as pet hair, cigarette smoke, urine, bed bugs, dry rot or mold. 

Below is a comprehensive list of items we can and cannot accept.

Items can be dropped off at both our Oakmont and McKeesport locations.  Click here for locations and hours.

To arrange a pick up of your donated items, please call 412-828-1023.

There is a fee for all pick ups.

Furniture donation FAQs


 

Will Accept

APPLIANCES

Note:  All appliances must be in working condition

Air conditioners
Electric heaters
Fans
Radios and stereos
Refrigerators and Freezers  (These must fit through the doorway without removing the doors or handles or we can not take them.)
Stoves
Sweepers
Washers and Dryers
Stand-alone dishwashers
TVsBox  (TVs must be under 24 inches corner to corner.  Any size flat screen TV is acceptable)

BEDROOM FURNITURE

Armoires (small)
Box springs
Bed frames
Chests
Desk chairs
Small desks (desks must be under 4 feet)
Dressers
Headboards/footboards
Hope chests
Mattresses – twin, full and queen (We can not accept king)
Nightstands

KITCHEN AND DINING ROOM FURNITURE

Buffets (small only – buffets must be under 60 inches)
Microwave stands
China cabinets

  • must be under 60 inches
  • the top and bottom of china cabinets must come apart
  • Storage cabinets
    Tables and chairs

    LIVING ROOM FURNITURE

    Book shelves
    Coffee tables, end tables
    Couches, loveseats
    Ottomans
    Recliners
    Rocking chairs
    Sleeper sofas
    TV stands
    Upholstered chairs

    GARAGE

    Brooms
    Shelving
    Power tools and hand tools (we can not accept garden tools)
    Miscellaneous
    Porch furniture in good condition

    HOUSEHOLD ITEMS

    Pots and pans
    Dishes
    Silverware
    Utensils
    Serving and storage containers
    Small appliances (toasters, crockpots, blenders, ect)
    Lamps
    Sheets, blankets, pillows,
     


     

    Will Not Accept

    ANY ITMES THAT ARE:

    Broken (includes appliances/electronics)
    Mold/Mildew Infested

    NOTE:
    Please understand that if the drivers discover broken or moldy items, they will not be able to accept them.

    FURNITURE

    Entertainment Centers
    Armoires (large)
    China cabinets, (large)
    Cribs unless brand new
    Desks, Large (over 4 feet)
    King size beds
    Waterbeds or waterbed frames

    TOYS/CRAFTS/SPORTING GOODS

    Bikes
    Craft items **
    Exercise/Sporting Equipment
    Musical instruments
    Stuffed animals
    Toys

    APPLIANCES/ELECTRONICS

    Dishwashers
    Computers
    Copiers
    Grills
    Medical equipment/beds
    Oil or propane heaters
    Printers
    TVs that are oversized/heavy

    MISCELLANEOUS

    Artificial flowers **
    Books Briefcases/Suitcases Candles**
    Car seats unless brand new
    Clothes**
    Curio cabinets
    Curtains & Curtain rods**
    Food**
    File Cabinets
    Garden tools
    Knick Knacks
    Luggage
    Wine and Beer Glasses **

    **Any questions on items not listed should be directed to the Director of Operations.