Ways to Donate Items

House of Ruth Maryland could not support the many women and children who seek help every year without the generous donations of clothing, supplies, food and many other items we need.

Questions about Donations

Do you take clothing?

Yes, we accept NEW and gently used clothing, shoes, and accessories.

We are now accepting donations at The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Donation Center at House of Ruth Maryland’s Community Engagement Center located at 2521 North Charles Street.  Donation hours: Tuesday 1-6 pm, Thursday 1-7 pm, Friday 1-6 pm, Saturday 10 am – 2 pm, Closed: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Holidays

For directions, call (443)569-0440. We are unable to accept items on during other times.

Do you accept stuffed animals or used toys?
We do not accept any used stuffed animals or toys due to health and safety concerns. Please choose a new toy from our wish list if you want to donate something that children can play with.
Do you pick up donations?
We are sorry, but we are unable to pick up donations.
Where do I drop items off?

Donation Drop-Off Hours Tuesday 1-6 pm, Thursday 1-7 pm, Friday 1-6 pm, Saturday 10 am – 2 pm,
Closed: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Holidays
Where: The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Donation Center, 2521 N Charles Street, Baltimore 21218
We are happy to provide you with a receipt for your tax-deductible donation.
What We Accept
*New and used clothing, shoes, handbags, jewelry and accessories for adults and children, CLEAN and odor free, in excellent condition (no stains, holes, defects or heavy wear), all sizes
*New undergarments & socks for adults and children, all sizes
*New toiletries and personal care products (not travel size)
*New disposable diapers, pull-ups and baby wipes
*New pillows, new bath linens and new twin size and twin size long bed linens
*Non-perishable food within expiration date (i.e., international foods, peanut butter and jelly, tuna, cereal, pasta, granola bars, juice boxes, etc.)

Can I get a tax receipt for my donation?

All donors are provided with a tax receipt. Financial Donors will be mailed an acknowledgement letter which is considered a tax receipt. A receipt form is available for donors who give in-kind donations at the time of the donation.

Do you accept furniture?
We currently do not accept furniture donations. We recommend you contact Stephani Mummert, 410-771-0053, at New Life Furniture Warehouse about donating furniture.
Do you accept cars?
We currently do not accept vehicle donations.
What are you in urgent need of?

For our current urgent needs, please check out our Wish List.

Do you take computers?
We accept computers that are in working order and are Pentium IIIs or above. Please contact John Bowers at jbowers@hruthmd.org if you would like to arrange a donation of computer items.
Do you accept cell phones?
We accept cell phones, iPods, and iPads for recycle. All information should be cleared off the cell phone (i.e., stored numbers, voicemails, etc.) and it should be “unlocked”.

Thank you for your interest in supporting House of Ruth Maryland.

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