donation drop off

Each of our locations offers assisted drop off 7 days a week during store hours. Our volunteers are happy to
help unload your vehicle.

Do good locally.

Your tax-deductible donations of new and used clothing, furniture, art and housewares directly support client
services at Desert AIDS Project.

Palm Springs

611 South Palm Canyon Drive

(760) 318-6491

Mon-Sat 9:00am – 6:00pm Sun 10:00am – 5:00pm

Enter through the alley on the north end of the building.

Cathedral City

68401 Highway 111

(760) 969-5747

Mon-Sat 9:00am – 6:00pm Sun 10:00am – 5:00pm

Located on the East end of the store

Palm Desert

72885 Highway 111

(760) 992-0499

Mon-Sat 9:00am – 6:00pm Sun 10:00am – 5:00pm

Located on backside of the building. Enter parking lot off of El Paseo.

Items We Cannot Accept

Unfortunately, we cannot accept certain items which include but are not limited to:

  • Items that are not clean, or not in saleable condition, the costs handling or disposal pulls funds that would otherwise support our mission.
  • CPSC frequently recalled items. Infant furniture, car seats, baby cribs, strollers, carriages, playpens/play yards, children’s items containing lead or phthalates.
  • Weapons and munitions of any kind
  • Alarm clocks
  • Blood glucose monitors
  • Camcorders
  • CD players(non-operational)
  • Computer monitors (CRTs)
  • Computers/CPUs/laptops
  • Copiers (home use, desktop)
  • Digital cameras(non-operational)
  • Digital thermometers
  • DVD players (non-operational)
  • Hand-held electronic devices
  • Home-use medical monitors
  • I-Pods & MP3 players
  • Microwave ovens (non-operational)
  • PDAs
  • Pagers
  • Printer/scanner/fax
  • Radios (car)
  • Stereos (non-operational)
  • Telephones & answering machines
  • Televisions (CRTs)
  • Televisions Flat Screen (non-operational)
  • VCRs(non-operational)
  • Video game consoles & accessories
  • Walkie-talkies(non-operational)
  • Asbestos
  • Ammunition
  • Biological waste or Commercial Waste
  • Explosives
  • Tires High-pressure cylinders
  • Oxygen, air tanks-SCUBA or SCBA)
  • Radioactive materials
  • Paint
  • Household cleaners

E-Waste Locations:

4690 East Mesquite Avenue, Palm Springs

Drop-off hours are: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Burrtec’s Recycle Center  41-800 Corporate Way, Palm Desert.

Drop-off hours are: Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Cathedral City Public Works Yard: 68-385 Kieley Rd 

Drop-off hours are: Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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