How do I donate?
If you want to donate an item to Thrift Story, please stop by one of our drop-off sessions or email us to schedule a pick-up. Submissions will NOT be accepted the day of the event.
Donations are limited to clothing and small items. All donations must be in good condition. Stories must be hand-written on index cards.
We ask that all stories be true, as remembered by the storyteller, but encourage all to get creative (for example, you could tell the story from the perspective of the item you're donating)! We do ask that you don't include your name on the card, but you can include your age and/or your current city.
If you would like to hold a drop-off session in your community (or volunteer in some other capacity) please contact us.
Saturday, August 12 - Across from 15 Bowen Street in Newton Centre (12-2:30pm)
Sunday, August 13 - Across from 15 Bowen Street in NewtonCentre (1-3pm)
August 26 - Davis Square Plaza Statue Park (11am-2pm)
August 27 - Davis Square Plaza Statue Park (11am-2pm)
September 9 - Huntington-Hemenway Mall (near MFA) in Boston (11am-2pm)
September 10 - Between Winthrop and Tappan Street in Brookline (11am-2pm)
September 18 - Between Winthrop and Tappan Street in Brookline (5pm-6pm)
September 13 through September 26 - PRX Podcast Garage, 267 Western Ave, Rear, Allston (a box will be available for drop-offs during hours of operation)
**For the most up-to-date information on drop-off dates and locations please fill out the form below or simply check this page.
To schedule a pick-up, please email email@example.com.
We'll be conducting pick-ups in August and early September.
If you want to receive updated information about drop-off sessions near you please fill out the form below.