Moving out of your University District home soon? Don't just throw your stuff away!
Instead, donate usable furniture and household items to local charitable organizations that help those in need. Your donation also keeps unnecessary waste out of the landfill. In return, you can get free items from Chipotle, entered into a drawing for prize packs, and win a burrito party for you and your friends!


Couches - Beds & Bedding - Carpets/Rugs - Desks - Dressers
Tables & Chairs - Clothing - Food - Kitchen Items


Furniture Bank of Central Ohio

Your furniture will go towards families that need it the most. Plus, it's the green solution to keep

unnecessary waste out of our landfills. Schedule a free pick-up one week in advance. Call: 614-545-3838

Website: LINK


A wide variety of household items can be donated to this non-profit for reuse. Items must be dropped-

off at a retail donation center. The closest retail center is located at 2550 N. High Street. Call:


Website: LINK

Volunteers of America

Household items can be donated to this non-profit for reuse. Schedule a free pick-up at least four days

in advance. Call: 614-272-2363

Website: LINK

Habitat for Humanity ReStore

Anything to build or furnish a home can be donated to this non-profit. Schedule a free pick-up for

large furniture items at least a week in advance. Other items may be dropped off at a donation center.

Call: 614-364-7028

Website: LINK

National Kidney Services

This non-profit recycles furniture, household items, and electronics. A free pick-up (weekdays only)

can be scheduled one week in advance. Call: 614-351-2900

Website: LINK

Neighborhood Services, Inc.

Clothing and non-perishable food items can go to University District families in need. Clothing must be

washed and clean prior to donation at 1950 N Fourth Street, M-F, between 9:00am - 3:00pm. Call: 614-


Website: LINK

Community Computer Alliance

Working or non-working electronics can be recycled through the organization. They will accept computer

monitors, flat screen TVs, and tube TVs for a fee. There are several drop-off locations around

Columbus. Call: 614-223-1530

Website: LINK

Buckeye Food Alliance

This campus food pantry was created by students for students with the mission that “No Buckeye Goes

Hungry.” Food items may be dropped-off anytime at Lincoln Tower (side loading dock). Call: 614-688-2508

Website: LINK

Be sure to get an itemized receipt for your donation (this is important!)


Take your itemized donation receipt to Off-Campus & Commuter Student Services located at 3106 Ohio Union
M - F: 8:00am - 4:00pm, between 7/24/17 - 8/11/17

For each large furniture piece, box of food, or box of home goods receive:
1 BOGO + 1 FREE chips & guacamole coupon (up to three per person)
Entry to win one of 50 prize packs including:
1 Burrito Bucks + Chipotle Tee + Chipotle Custom Growler
A chance to win a burrito party for 10!