Sorting and purging is part of most moves. Although this makes the move easier because you don’t have to pack, load, and unpack items you don’t need, you are left with one minor problem: what do you do with all the stuff you are leaving behind?
Local residential movers in Sioux Falls have some suggestions that you might be glad to consider!
Before you throw away unwanted items, consider donating them to local organizations that purchase gently used items and resale them at an affordable price for area families in need.
Below are four places in Sioux Falls, SD that accept donated household items. Visit the links to learn about hours of operation and for more information about donation policy.
American Veterans (AMVETS)
AMVETS, also known as American Veterans, is a congressionally charted veterans’ organization that has served our armed forces and their families since 1944. Their goal is to enhance the life of veterans by providing job assistance and charitable services. Some of the donations they accept include:
Gently Used Clothing
The Salvation Army of Sioux Falls, SD is dedicated to “doing the most good” for area residents. This includes providing food donations, youth programs, spiritual counseling, and more. They accept a wide range of household items including:
Men’s and Women’s Clothing
Unbroken Furniture and Appliances
Toys, Games, and Books
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
If you have unused building materials, furniture, or appliances, bring them to Sioux Falls Habitat for Humanity ReStore. They offer nonprofit home improvement donations to help encourage self-reliance and improved households in the area. They accept a broad list of items, some of which include:
Appliances (Clean and in Working Order)
Dishwashers Manufactured After 2012
Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinets
If you can make a short drive to the Goodwill of Great Plains, you can help area residents and families obtain many necessary items at a low cost while providing support for local jobs and personal improvement programs. Here are some of the many household items they will accept:
Clothing and Clothing Accessories
Computers and Computer Equipment
Toys and Games
Do you have more moving questions that need answers?
For help from Sioux Falls, SD long-distance movers, contact us at Brouwer Relocation. One of our relocation specialists will be happy to provide the information you need. You can also request a free moving cost estimate for our full-service moving locally and long-distance!
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