Donating Furniture

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Donating Furniture
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Old 07-22-2018, 09:23 AM
Edgewater2 Edgewater2 is offline
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I've recently purchased an older home in The Villages that came with furniture that I don't need. The furniture is old-fashioned, such as what I would call Early American, but in decent shape. I'm trying to donate it somewhere, but I keep hearing they don't want anything unless it's saleable, and old-fashioned isn't saleable. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 07-22-2018, 12:10 PM
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I've recently purchased an older home in The Villages that came with furniture that I don't need. The furniture is old-fashioned, such as what I would call Early American, but in decent shape. I'm trying to donate it somewhere, but I keep hearing they don't want anything unless it's saleable, and old-fashioned isn't saleable. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
You can try calling the Vincent De Paul Society at St Mark’s Church on route 42 tomorrow morning around 10:00. Explain your situation and they will arrange to have it picked up. They can answer any questions you may have. They do have a regular pick up of things at St Marks Church the 2nd Tuesday of every month. But for bigger items you need to call to arrange for pickup.
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Old 07-22-2018, 12:56 PM
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Thanks very much for that information.
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Old 07-22-2018, 07:02 PM
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Try freecycle dot org. List what you have and donate to someone who really needs it.
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