We gratefully accept donations of new or gently used clothing, accessories, and household goods at three locations in Edmonton.

We are currently in need of:

WINTER NEEDS

  • Gloves
  • Winter footwear
  • Coats
  • Scarves
  • Toques
  • Thermal Underwear
  • Long Sleeve Tops
  • Sweatpants
  • Hoodies and Sweatshirts
  • Hand/Foot Warmers

ONGOING NEEDS

  • Clothing for Men, Women, & Children
  • Work Gloves & Work Boots
  • Toothbrushes & Toothpaste
  • Shampoo & Conditioner
  • New or Used Children’s & Adult Socks
  • Deodorant, Razors, &Toilet Paper,
  • Wipes, Shampoo, & Lotions

We ask that all donations be new, clean or gently used.

And please note: We do not accept food donations that have not been prepared in an AHS inspected commercial kitchen.

Your Donations Make a Difference!

  • 2100 children and adults access clothing free of charge from Bissell’s Community Closet each year.
  • Thousands of Thrift Shop customers depend on the affordable clothing and household goods to fill their basic needs.
  • $195,000 in annual revenue from our Thrift Shop goes back into Bissell Centre’s programs & services that serve people experiencing poverty.

How Donations Are Used

Community Closet

Bissell Centre participants can access our Community Closet for free clothing and footwear. This volunteer-run program provides a dignifying shopping experience to over 5,000 people each year.

Family Closet

Similar to the Community Closet, our Family Closet provides low-income families with free clothing and footwear for adults, children and infants.

Bissell Thrift Shop

Our Bissell Thrift Shop, located on 118th Avenue, is a place for people to find affordable clothing and household goods. It is also home to our donation sorting centre.

 

Donation Drop-off Locations & Times

Thrift Shop / Sorting Centre
8818 - 118 Avenue
Monday to Saturday
10:00am – 4:00pm

FIND Edmonton (Clothes Only)
Please call FIND to ensure they are open for regular scheduled hours.
780-988-1717
5120 – 122 Street
Edmonton, AB

Monday to Friday
9:00am – 5:00pm (8:00pm on Thursday)
Saturday + Sunday
10:00am – 5:00pm

Bissell Centre Downtown (Currently not accepting donations)
10527-96th Street
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:00pm

Sorry, we do not offer pick-ups