Give Away

Local organisations accepting donations

Charity shops – Too many to list individually but every high street has some.  We list those accepting electricals below

Richmond Foodbank – Local foodbank collecting food donations at various locations in Richmond.

Spear – Local homeless charity who may accept single bedding, kitchen items, male clothing, jeans, tops and shoes in good condition.

The Vineyard – Local homeless charity who accept wide range of goods.

The Bike Project – Charity refurbishing old bikes to give to refugees (Hampton drop-off point)

Vets (towels, cat/dog food) – Many vets will take towels and sometimes collect food etc for animal charities.

Charity shops that take electricals

Geranium Charity shop

Giving away furniture

Furniture (Richmond) – Twickenham based furniture recycling – will collect.

Furniture  (St Margarets) – St Margarets based furniture recycling – will collect.

Princes Alice Hospice – free furniture collections

Websites for giving things away

DropPoint – DropPoint helps you pass on your unused clutter to charitable organisations across the UK.

Freecycle – Website allowing users in Richmond to offer or request things for free.

Olio – Food sharing app – offers leftover food to local users.

Gumtree freebies – Large free classified ads site – for sale section includes freebies and it has huge reach – useful for hard to give away items.

The Hygiene Bank – charity collecting unused toiletries, personal care and household cleaning  products with local drop off points in the Borough

Wrap up London – collects coats for the homeless every Autumn – local drop off points