What Can I Donate and Where?

What can I donate?

  • Clothing, towels, textiles and bed linen
  • Household and kitchen supplies i.e., dishes, cutlery, pots, pans, decorations, cleaning instruments, hangers etc. will be saved and given out to students in a FREE STORE at Move In Sept.2023
  • Unopened, non-perishable food, laundry detergent and dish soap
  • Furniture (Varsity Courts ONLY)
  • School supplies and textbooks (textbooks will be donated to Textbooks for Change through UCalgary Bookstore
  • Electronic Waste: i.e. Cables, power cords, chargers, headphones, gaming devices, cellphones, computers & equipment, laptops, tablets, speakers, printers and cartridges, musical instruments

What Donations are NOT Accepted?

  • Dirty and/or unsanitary items (thank you for being respectful to our volunteers and donation partners by cleaning your donations before dropping them off)
  • Broken, ripped or damaged items
  • Opened food sonations
  • Perishable food sonations
  • Actual garbage (thank you for being respectful of our volunteers by separating your donations from your waste before dropping off )

Where can I donate my items on campus?

Residence buildings Organizing Stations:

  • Cascade Hall entrance
  • Yamnuska Hall entrance
  • Aurora Hall entrance
  • International House side entrance, lounge area

External POD Locations:

  • Yamnuska and Cascade Hall
  • Rundle Hall and International House
  • Aurora Hall

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Where Are My Items Being Donated To?