Drop off by appointment. Donated materials not on our Accepted Materials list may be discarded. Materials with food residue or other chemicals will be not accepted.
Large lumber, Full or ½ sheets of plywood, (no paint or varnish), bamboo, pipe, rope, casters, pulleys, hooks, wood screws, corks, bottle caps, lids, large or appliance cardboard boxes, cardboard tubes, #6 plastic, ready to use - not dry dirty or mixed modeling clay, berry baskets, reusable shopping bags, pipe cleaners, wire, tape, glue, hot glue sticks, paper clips, rubber bands, markers and pens that work
Local manufacturers, including artists and craftspeople, can donate clean, safe manufacturing scrap, usually in the range of 10-250 lbs/2-20 cu. ft. per donation. rDC staff are available to evaluate your business’s waste products for safety and suitability for reDiscover’s Upcycled Materials Warehouse. Subject to volunteer time and transportation availability, rDC can pick up materials donations from commercial partners. Donation receipts available. Past materials include: boxes, wood offcuts, o-rings, springs, plastic jars, leather scraps, mylar film, thread spools, etc.
reDiscover enthusiastically accepts most art, craft, and woodworking hand and power tools in good working condition. Tools may be used in programs, distributed to partner organizations, or sold to raise funds for educational programming.