Your unwanted items can often be reused by someone else. Consider donating items to a resale organization or thrift shop. Some of these organizations will even pick up items free of charge.
Clothing, Furniture, Electronics, and other Household Items
Goodwill works to enhance the dignity and quality of life of individuals and families by strengthening communities, eliminating barriers to opportunity, and helping people in need reach their full potential through learning and the power of work.
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its mission is to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
American Cancer Society
Belmont Shore Discovery Shop
5235 E. 2nd Street, LB 90803
Monday-Friday 10am – 6pm
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 12pm – 5pm
American Cancer Society Discovery Shops help support the fight against cancer through the sale of high quality, gently used, donated merchandise.
AMVETS Thrift Store
3315 E. South Street, LB 90805
Hours: Every day 9am – 7pm
AMVETS assures a steady source of revenue for its veterans’ programs.
Assistance League of Long Beach
Thrift & Vintage Shop
2100 E. Fourth Street, LB 90814
Monday 10am – 4pm
Tuesday-Saturday 10am – 6pm
Assistance League volunteers work to transform the lives of children and adults through community programs.
The Feed Store
2001 E. 4th Street, LB 90806
Saturday- Sunday 11am-5pm
Provides clothing, food & resources to people in need. Profits are donated to the Grateful Hearts organization
Long Beach Rescue Mission Thrift Store
702 W. Anaheim St
Long Beach, California 90813
Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
All sales proceeds go toward our recovery programs. The Thrift Store Warehouse also provides work therapy for men and women in the program.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store
2750 Pacific Coast Hwy, LB 90804
Monday – Saturday 9:30am – 6pm
Sunday 9am – 5pm
St. Vincent de Paul Society is an international, Catholic volunteer organization that serves the needy of any religious background free of charge.
AIDS Assistance Thrift Store
2011 E 4th St
Long Beach, CA 90814
Thursday- Saturday 11am- 5pm
Sunday 11am- 3pm
The AIDS Assistance Thrift Store Inc. collects and sells donated items through the AIDS Assistance Thrift Store, performs fund-raising activities, provides facilities for volunteers and people choosing to perform community service, and directly engages in the business of raising funds to be distributed to various agencies and programs in the Long Beach community who provide direct services and support to men, women and children living with HIV and AIDS, and their families.
Out of the Closet
3500 E. Pacific Coast Highway
Long Beach, CA 90804
Hours: Every day 10am-7pm
96¢ of every dollar collected by our stores directly fund AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s HIV/AIDS programs and services in the U.S. and abroad.
Clark & Atherton Mercantile
1772 Clark Ave
Long Beach, CA 90815
(Also accepts food donations at primary charity location)
Everything we do is volunteer and not only do we feed the homeless community in Long Beach, we distribute clothing and food bank to low income families and seniors.
Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach
3635 North Long Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90807
Accepts child-appropriate items for kids ages 6-18 (view list)
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Other Long Beach Businesses
Green Jean Kids
1090 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste F
Long Beach, CA 90806
Kid clothes exchange
4608 E 2nd St
Long Beach, CA 90803
5555 E Stearns St #106
Long Beach, CA 90815
Plato's Closet Long Beach
12145 E Carson St
Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
Food Item Donations
3434 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm
Accepts unused Food and Hygiene Items from the following list.
Food Finders links donated food to pantries and shelters in order to bridge the hunger gap in our communities throughout Los Angeles, Orange County and beyond.
Food Bank of Southern California
1444 San Francisco Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90813
Hours: Monday – Friday 7am to 3:30pm
We provide basic sustenance and proper nutrition to the community’s hungry citizens.