Melina Gillies

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15 Things You Should Think Twice About Donating

Donating unwanted items to a local thrift store is a fantastic way to reclaim space in your home, donate to a good cause and give back to your community. While thrift stores are thrilled to receive your gracious donations, there are some things that they cannot accept because of the safety risk, and added cost imposed to dispose of items they won't be able to sell. While you should contact your local thrift store to determine their specific rules, here are 15 items you should think twice about donating.