Ready to hit the restart button on your closet? Doing early spring cleaning in your garage or storage space? Visit Goodwill Houston to donate gently used belongings and pick up goods that are new to you.
Goodwill Houston makes it easy to donate with more than 100 locations across the city. Find a donation center using Goodwill Houston’s website or smartphone app. In the Memorial District, stop by Goodwill Houston at 10521 Katy Freeway to do a little shopping or to make a donation.
Speaking of which, if you’re donating, be sure what you want to donate is in good condition. Stick with items that are new, as good as new, or gently used. Make sure all of the parts and pieces of your donations are available and any pairs are together.
Goodwill Houston is grateful for all of the donations it receives, but the organization cannot accept some donations, such as baby car seats and furniture, for various reasons. Therefore, Goodwill Houston has lists of acceptable and unacceptable items that you should review.
When you donate, a friendly attendant will greet you at the door and offer to help you unload your items. Afterward, the attendant will ask you if you’d like a receipt, which is an acknowledgment that you made a donation.
Once you’ve donated, check out the wonderful products inside the store. You can find books, clothes, electronics, toys and more on any given day. At the Memorial District location, we discovered outstanding clothing for kids and grownups, and fabulous household merchandise. There were products perfect for the young at heart, such as board games, teddy bears, and popular books. Hosting a party? Swing by Goodwill Houston to pick up party décor and supplies that are both beautiful and economical.
You never know what surprises you’ll find at Goodwill Houston, but that is just one reason why it should be on your list of shops to visit in the Memorial District. This wonderful retailer will turn 75 in 2020, and over those years, Goodwill Houston has dedicated itself to helping people.
“The revenue we generate by selling the gently used items you donate creates jobs and helps people rebuild their careers and families,” said Steve Lufburrow, President and CEO of Goodwill Houston. “When you support Goodwill, you touch countless individuals, families, and communities by helping us provide education, training, and employment opportunities to those who otherwise would have nowhere else to turn.”
At Goodwill Houston, products receive fair and reasonable prices that are relatively inexpensive compared to the prices at many other retailers. That means you can find quality merchandise at low prices. Therefore, Goodwill Houston will help you find everyday items and round out your shopping without breaking your budget.
Are you an educator or a veteran? Goodwill Houston has a standing discount for you every Wednesday. This discount helps to make the store’s prices even more affordable than they already are, and it is yet another way that the retailer gives back to the community.