Find out how to donate items; discover locations to get used items for free or for reduced cost. The following organizations can be easily found locally or online:
Post items to donate, search for free items, within a local geographical area of your choosing. Membership is free. Everything posted must be free. The Freecycle Network was started in May 2003 to promote waste reduction in Tucson's downtown and help save desert landscape from being taken over by landfills. The network provides individuals and non-profits an electronic forum to "recycle" unwanted items.
Provides free local classifieds for the Peninsula area online.
Mateo County Surplus Property Sales
The County offers previously used items for sale, such as furniture and computer equipment. Sales are held in San Carlos twice-monthly.
Provides free classifieds in a platform for folks to help each other out with "everyday stuff."