Auburn: St. Francis Gift & Thrift Store
Auburn donation guidelines
- Donations are accepted during open store hours at the overhead garage doors behind the store accessible via alley.
- Please let an associate know you have arrived by ringing the doorbell, stopping in the store, or calling 402-274-4818.
- We are unable to help unload, so please bring extra help for heavy and large items.
- We do NOT provide pickup service or delivery.
- For large furniture donations, please fill out a furniture donation form (click here) and our manager will contact you. Or, call ahead to discuss items with staff and arrange a time for drop-off.
- Backpacks, Purses, & Tote Bags (free of stains, tears, & heavy use)
- Bedding, Linens, Rugs, & Towels (free of stains, tears, & heavy use)
- Books, CDs, & DVDs (NO textbooks, encyclopedias, or outdated reference books)
- Furniture (free of holes, gouges, tears, stains, pet hair, odors, & broken parts)
- Glassware & Drinkware (free from hard water stains)
- Home & Seasonal Décor
- Home Entertainment Electronic Items: Flat Screens, DVD Players, & Stereos
- Jewelry & Sunglasses
- Kitchen Bakeware, Cookware, & Utensils (no scratched or flaking Teflon coatings)
- Power Tools- Useable Hand & Corded (no rechargeable battery-powered tools)
- Religious Items
- Small Appliances
Inquire about items not shown above.
We DO NOT Accept:
- Anything needing repair, in poor condition and/or extremely soiled
- Appliances (large and/or built-in)
- Bakeware & Cookware that is scratched or damaged
- Sewing Machines (cabinet style)
- Clothing, Belts, & Shoes
- Computers, Console/Box-Type Televisions, & Old Electronics
- Car Seats & Cribs
- Desks (larger than a roll-top or small computer desk)
- Encyclopedias & Text Books
- Exercise Equipment (large)
- Home Improvement Materials (such as used carpeting & ﬂooring, paint, light ﬁxtures, drywall, doors, countertops, cabinets, medicine cabinets, etc.)
- Household & Garden Chemicals
- Mattresses, Box Springs, & Frames
- Medical/Home Health Items
- Personal Grooming/Hygiene Supplies (used)
- Pianos & Organs
- Used Venetian Blinds, Mini-blinds, & Window Shades
- Vinyl Records, Cassette Tapes, 8-Track Tapes, VHS
- Inquire about items not shown above.