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Donate Items

To arrange a delivery appointment for donations, please contact our development department by email ( or phone (845-452-7155, ext. 136). Donations are accepted by appointment only, Monday - Friday, during regular business hours. Donated items must be dropped off at our administrative office in the City of Poughkeepsie. ​

​Please note: we DO NOT ACCEPT CLOTHING at Grace Smith House. Please see below for alternative organizations. 

Clothing: New or gently used clothing can be donated to the following stores, where our residents can shop for free:

1) The Barn Thrift Shops, 845-473-1501
*The Barn has made some changes in the wake of COVID-19. Donations will ONLY be accepted at the Barn Again location, located at 853 Dutchess Turnpike (Rt. 44) in Poughkeepsie. Barn Again will only receive donations Wednesday thru Friday. noon - 4 p.m.

2) Ben & Gracie's Thrift Shop, 404 Manchester Rd. in Poughkeepsie; 845-454-0006
Clothing can also be donated to our community partner, the Dutchess County SPCA, to benefit the animals it serves. It's located at 636 Violet Ave. in Hyde Park; 845-452-7722

Alternative Organizations: If you have a donation that we are not able to accept at this time, please consider one of the following agencies.

The Barn Thrift Shop, 845-635-9630 
1416 Route 44, Pleasant Valley
Junior League Bargain Box, 845-471-3530
794 Main Street, Poughkeepsie

Dress For Success, Dutchess County 845- 452-5104
80 Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie

Beulah Baptist Church, 845-473-1662 
92 Catharine St., Poughkeepsie

​Hudson River Housing, 845-454-5176
313 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie
Travel-size/hotel toiletries

Dutchess Outreach, 845-454-3792 
70 South Hamilton, Poughkeepsie
Salvation Army Thrift Store, 845-471-1730 
570 Main St., Poughkeepsie
Goodwill, 845-298-0311 
1488 Rte 9, Wappingers Falls
Children's Home of Poughkeepsie, 845-452-1420

Habitat For Humanity ReStore, 845-232-5036