[ Browse by Service Category : Organizational/Community/International Services : Sub-Topics of Donor Services (98) ]

Donated Specialty Items

Organizations that specialize in accepting particular types of donations.

[ Sub-Topics | View Programs and Services (92) ]

Donation Drop Off Points

Organizations that establish central points where people can bring personal and household goods, office equipment and supplies and other items they wish to donate.

[ View Programs and Services (3) ]

Donation Pickups

Organizations that operate vans and trucks which pick up and remove unwanted personal and household goods, office equipment and supplies and other items from homes and businesses.

[ View Programs and Services (17) ]

Material Goods Donation Information/Matching Services

Programs that provide information that helps individuals and organizations donate or exchange unwanted but still usable material goods. Included are programs that provide information about organizations that accept donations, matching programs that attempt to find donated materials on organizational "wish lists", exchange programs that allow people to post or publish information about material goods they wish to donate which can be accessed by people who may want them and programs that allow people with useful skills to exchange their time for donated goods.

[ View Programs and Services (3) ]

The above terms and definitions are part of the Taxonomy of Human Services, used here by permission of INFO LINE of Los Angeles.


Please Note: Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this database is accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive. The Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CIC) cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion of a programme or service does not imply endorsement, nor does omission reflect on the contribution that an organization makes in a community. The reader should verify the information before acting on it.

This Site is linked to other websites that are not under the control of and are not maintained by the Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CIC). The CIC is not responsible for the content of those websites. The CIC is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link to such websites does not imply endorsement by the CIC of those websites. Anyone linking to this site must comply with these Terms and all applicable laws.