Donation/Disposal Resources

The following list is provided as a community resource and is not an endorsement of any organization listed. It is intended as a guide to identify charities and other organizations in Pima County that accept donated items or items that need to be disposed of or recycled. This is not a complete listing nor a substitute for further research. It is a good idea to call the organizations on this list ahead of time to verify what they will and will not take and to see if your item(s) will be accepted. For comprehensive information on organizations that accept donated items, call Tucson Clean and Beautiful, Inc., at (520) 791-3109 or visit their website: http://tucsoncleanandbeautiful.org.

See the glossary for descriptions of all categories


1-800-GOT-JUNK

description
1-800-GOT-JUNK is a full-service junk removal company that offers removal services for homes and business: they remove old furniture, appliances, electronics, tires, construction debris, or yard waste, and more.

A+ Computers & Recycling

5118 E. 26th St.
Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 747-4668

https://www.facebook.com/APlusPCs/

description
A+ Computers & Recycling recycles computers and other electronics.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Arizona

160 E. Alameda St.
Tucson, AZ 85701

(520) 624-7039

http://www.tucsonbigspickup.org/

description
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Arizona accepts gently used donations of clothing, clothing accessories, personal accessories, media, housewares, and toys. To schedule a pick up of your donated items or obtain a list of drop off sites visit our website for more information.

business hours
M - F 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

City of Tucson Household Hazardous Waste Program (HHW)

2440 W. Sweetwater Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85705

(520) 791-3171

https://www.tucsonaz.gov/es/household-hazardous-waste

description
The City of Tucson provides a household hazardous waste program. Waste products include toxic chemicals, poison, flammable liquids or materials, etc. If you cannot drop your items off, you can request a home pick-up for a fee of $25.00 added to your monthly bill. Call to make an appointment or submit an online service request.

business hours
Friday only 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

costs
The program is free to residents of the City of Tucson. Residents from Marana, Oro Valley, Sahuarita, and unincorporated Pima County will charge a $10 fee. For a home pick-up, there will be a $25.00 fee added to your monthly bill.

Country Fair White Elephant, Inc.

601 N. La Canada
Green Valley, AZ 85622

(520) 625-4119

http://gvwhiteelephant.com/

description
Country Fair White Elephant, Inc. is a non-profit thrift store with revenue that is granted back to organizations and schools in our service area through our annual granting program.

service area
Amado,Arivaca,Green Valley,Rio Rico,Sahuarita,Tubac,Tucson

business hours
Store hours: 9am - 12noon Donation drop-off hours: 7am-3pm

DIRECT Center for Independence

Home Access Program

1001 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 624-6452 | (800) 342-1853

http://directilc.org/home-access-program/

  • Low Income

description
DIRECT assists with disability adaptations, such as ramps and bathroom modifications, for low-income individuals with disabilities. DIRECT also provides in-home safety assessments and recommendations for changes, and free durable medical equipment to improve safety in your home.

Dispose-A-Med

Tucson Police Department

270 S. Stone Ave.
Tucson , AZ 85701

(520) 724-7911

https://www.tucsonaz.gov/water/medication-disposal

description
Dispose-A-Med is an environmentally-friendly alternative to dispose of your unused medications to protect our environment safely, protect children, pets, and wildlife; and prevent potential prescription abuse. Please visit our website for a list of permanent Dispose-A-Med Box locations through the Tucson Police Department, find other Dispose-A-Med locations in Pima County, and get lists of accepted and non-accepted items.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
Free

Friends In Deed

301 W. Camino Casa Verde
Green Valley, AZ 85614

(520) 625-1150

Fax: (520) 625-2980

http://www.fid-gv.org/

description
Friends In Deed offers several programs such as loaned medical equipment, transportation programs, blood pressure screening, information source, Friends In Deed Friday, and more.

service area
Green Valley

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Golden Goose Thrift Shop

15970 N. Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85739

(520) 825-9101

http://www.goldengooseaz.com/

description
Donation Resources, Clothing, and Household Items.

business hours
Shop Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10:00AM-2:00PM Shop Hours: Saturday 9:00AM-2:00PM Donation Hours: M - S 8:00AM - 3:00PM

Goodwill of Southern Arizona

1940 E. Silverlake, Ste. 405
Tucson, AZ 85713

(520) 623-5174

http://www.goodwillsouthernaz.org/goodwill-locations/

  • Low Income

description
Goodwill of Southern Arizona has various thrift stores throughout the community. Select thrift stores may have appliances available. Call or visit the Goodwills website to find a location near you.

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