COVID-19 UPDATE: Effective Sept 17, 2020, all PennyWise Resale Stores will be open for donations and shopping at 75% capacity only, following the State guidelines. In an effort to protect our staff and customers, we are asking that everyone wear face masks/covering while shopping.
New Donation and Shopping Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:30a - 5p and Sunday 12p-5p.
Pickups will be available for larger items that have been placed outside curbside or in driveway. You can also shop our hottest items each week by visiting our PennyWise e$ale Shop right here on our website!
Thank you for helping survivors by donating to Fort Bend Women's Center PennyWise Resale Stores.
Donations of clothing, furniture and household goods that are safe and in good condition are greatly appreciated. We value your donations as the proceeds of the items sold help support programs and provide goods for survivors of domestic violence and their children. Fabric items that are not in condition to be resold are recycled, so everything you donate goes to good use.
How to Prepare Your Donations:
Fabric covered furniture should be clean and odor free without obvious rips or tears.
Loose items should be boxed or bagged to minimize breakage.
Due to insurance liability, our drivers cannot move items from upper floors; items must be on the first floor unless your building has an elevator.
We greatly appreciate your help and please note that there are certain types of items we do not accept. Some items may be subject to the manager on duty or driver’s discretion as to whether they can accept them in the stores or meet the needs of our clients. Please review the list below. Thank you for your understanding.
Items we are unable to accept:
Mattresses (except new or in original wrap), sofa sleepers, futons and cribs of any kind
Appliances including-dishwashers, stove top ranges, ovens, trash compactors and BBQ pits
Building supplies, paint, chemicals and household cleaners
Technology and TV equipment over 4 years old, non-working electronics, floor model copiers, fax printers
Over sized desks, metal desks, and commercial office equipment
Media including VHS Tapes and magazines
Large items including- entertainment centers, pool tables, basketball hoops, fish tanks
Sharp objects including- knives and mirrors or glass without frames
In order to help you dispose of items we cannot take please refer to the resources below:
RESTORE (HABITAT FOR HUMANITY): 505 Julie Rivers Dr. #150, Sugar Land 77478
Accepts: Built in appliances, building supplies, lawn equipment, BBQ Pits. Pick up service possible for large items.
BEST BUY: 16980 SW Frwy, Sugar Land 77479, 281-240-1110.
Accepts: Tube TV’s, VCR’s, computers, fax/copiers. Fees may apply.