Quick Answer: Who Takes Mattress Donations?

Donated mattresses must still be usable, so they can be used again.

  • Salvation Army – They will come to your home to pick up your old mattress for free.
  • Goodwill – Donated mattress must be in good shape.
  • Habitat for Humanity.
  • Your Local Furniture Store.
  • Mattress Disposal Plus.
  • Bye-Bye Mattresses.
  • Homeless Shelters.
  • Craigslist.

Where can I donate used mattresses?

Six Ways to Donate Your Mattress

  1. Where Can You Donate An Old Mattress.
  2. Salvation Army Or Goodwill.
  3. Habitat For Humanity.
  4. Local Charity.
  5. Craigslist Or Facebook.
  6. White Glove Delivery Service.

Can you donate used mattresses?

Many charities refuse to sell donated mattresses, but they will accept mattresses to reuse, or they will recycle them for you. Call non-profit thrift stores and charities in your area to ask about their policies on accepting used mattress donations.

Do any charities take mattresses?

Some of the nation-wide charities to consider when looking to donate your old mattress are: The Salvation Army has a large network of local sites that accept mattress donations, and you can schedule a time for one of their trucks to pick your old mattress up.

Does Salvation Army take box springs?

Appliances and Furniture

The Salvation Army doesn’t accept any gas appliances. You can donate leather or fabric upholstered furniture that’s clean and in good condition, without stains or tears. The organization accepts box springs and mattresses, but they must be free of tears or stains and structurally sound.

Will Habitat for Humanity take mattresses?

Yes, most Habitat ReStores offer pickup of furniture donations, as well as other large items like appliances and building materials. Schedule a pickup today.

How do you throw out a mattress?

Method 1 Disposing of Your Mattress

  • Wrap the mattress in plastic. Go to a department store, a home improvement store, or a moving supply store to get a mattress disposal bag or a mattress storage bag.
  • Set the mattress out on heavy trash day.
  • Hire a disposal company if you have a lot of trash.

Do any charities accept mattresses?

Donated mattresses must still be usable, so they can be used again.

  1. Salvation Army – They will come to your home to pick up your old mattress for free.
  2. Goodwill – Donated mattress must be in good shape.
  3. Habitat for Humanity.
  4. Your Local Furniture Store.
  5. Mattress Disposal Plus.
  6. Bye-Bye Mattresses.
  7. Homeless Shelters.
  8. Craigslist.

Is a mattress garbage or recycle?

You must seal any mattress or box spring in a plastic bag before placing it out with regular garbage for bulk collection. If you do not dispose of mattresses or box springs properly, they will not be collected, and you may receive a $100 fine. The City does not provide mattress or box spring bags or covers.

How do I dispose of old mattress?

Dispose of your mattress in a safe and responsible way:

  • Ask the store where you bought your new mattress to pick up your old set when they deliver the new one.
  • Call your local municipality, sanitation department or garbage collector.
  • Refer to Bye Bye Mattress’ directory of recyclers for a location near you.