• 613-938-9297
  • receptionist@agapecentre.ca
  • 40 5th Street W, Cornwall, Ontario
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Who We Help

Your donations and patronage of the Agap√® Thrift Store can help transform the lives of residents and their families.  We gratefully accepts many different donated items to be sold in our Thrift store.  We strive to offer the best quality merchandise as possible so we do request that donated items be gently used and in good condition, for example no stains, rips, tears, or missing or broken pieces. Unfortunately, we are not able to sell items that are in poor condition due to health and safety reasons.

Many thanks! Here is a listing of items to donate:

Clothing & Accessories

We ask that donations of clothing and accessories be clean and in good condition, with no rips, stains, missing or broken pieces.

 Item  Description
 Accessories  Belts, gloves, hats, scarves
 Bags & Luggage  Purses, bags, backpacks, duffel bags, and suitcases
 Clothing  Men’s, women’s, children, and infants
 Footwear  Shoes, boots, and sandals (in pairs)
 Jewellry  Necklaces, bracelets, earrings (in pairs)

Household Items

Donations of household items should be clean and in good repair with no chips or cracks.  We also ask that items have all their parts (including lids) and that the parts be in working order.  Please note that there is a high demand for sets of four for dishware, glassware, and cutlery.

 Item  Description
 Bakeware  Cookie sheets, cake pans, muffin tins
 Children’s Toys &  Equipment  Baby strollers and high chairs must be 2 years old or less
 Cutlery  Forks, butter knives, spoons.
 Dishes  Dinner plates, side plates, dessert plates, and bowls
 Glasses & Mugs  Water glasses, wine glasses, highball glasses, coffee mugs, and tea cups
 Kitchenware  Mixing bowls, dish racks, cutlery trays, plastic storageware, teapots, and canisters
 Knick Knacks & Decor  Collectibles, pictures and frames, mirrors, wall art
 Linens  Bedding, towels, tablecloths, curtains and rods.
 Pots & Pans  Metal and glass pots, frying pans
 Utensils  Mixing spoons, spatulas, flippers, whisks
 Washroom Items  Shower curtains, soap holders, garbage baskets, towel holders

Electronics & Small Appliances

Donations of these items should be clean, in good condition, with all components and no repaired cords (safety hazard).
 Item  Description
Electronics Phones, radios, stereos, DVD & VHS players, gaming systems
Household Appliances (Small) Clocks, irons, vacuums, fans, lamps (with shades), humidifiers,
Kitchen Appliances (Small) Coffee pots, toasters, kettles, bread machines, rice cookers, vegetable steamers
Televisions Must have RCA connector ports


All furniture should be clean, with no rips or stains, pet hair, or sun damage, and in good condition with all parts and hardware (including drawers).
 Item  Description
Bed Frames
Bookshelves &
Small Entertainment Units
Less than 6 feet high
Coffee & End Tables
Couches, Loveseats,
Chairs & Ottomans
Excludes hide-a-beds and/or sofa-beds and couches and loveseats that recline
Dressers & Night Tables
Filling Cabinets
Tables & Chairs, Dining Suites

Seasonal Items

While we do accept many seasonal items, we are only able to accept them at certain times of year due to storage capacity.  Items should be in good condition with all parts.

 Season  Item  Description
 Fall & Winter
Sporting Goods
 Skis & poles, snowboards, toboggans, skates, bicycles
Spring & Summer Sporting Goods
 Rollerblades, racquets, balls, bicycles, camping equipment
Patio Furniture (tables, chairs & umbrellas)
Sandboxes and outdoor play structures
Garden Tools (excludes gas-powered lawn mowers & trimmers)

Seasonal Decorations

We accept Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Decorations.


Items must be clean and in good repair.
 Item  Description
Books  Excludes textbooks, encyclopedias, and magazines
Music & Video  CD’s, DVD’s
Musical Instruments  Excludes pianos and organs
Tools  Hammers, screwdrivers, and wrenches