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Lincoln: St. Louise Gift & Thrift Store

Lincoln Donation Guidelines

Drop-off service (non-furniture):

  • Donations of non-furniture items are accepted at the back door of the thrift store during our normal store hours only:

    • Tuesday- Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
    • Saturday: 10 am to 1 pm

Drop-off of furniture (accepted at our warehouse only) and Pickup service:

  • All Lincoln furniture drop-offs and all pickups are scheduled via our online request form. Our Lincoln service guidelines and the request form may be found by clicking here.

Donation acceptance is subject to the discretion of our thrift store associates and managers. Thank you for your understanding.

Items we are unable to accept include:

  • Built-in Appliances
  • Carpeting
  • Curtains
  • Desks (metal or large wooden- smaller okay)
  • Doors
  • Electrical Hardware
  • Entertainment Centers
  • Exercise Equipment (treadmills, etc.)
  • Gas Appliances
  • Infant Car Seats
  • King-sized Beds
  • Kitchen Cabinets
  • Lawn Equipment
  • Old Stereo Equipment
  • Organs & Pianos
  • Plumbing Hardware
  • Televisions
  • Tires
  • Upholstered items damaged with rips, tears, stains, cracks, pet hair
  • Used Bed Pillows
  • Waterbeds/airbeds
  • Individuals served last year


  • Square Miles of the Diocese of Lincoln


  • Acts of Mercy performed last year


  • Cash and in-kind assistance provided across southern Nebraska last year


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