Donations Status

The Arc Minnesota has temporarily closed Arc’s Value Village Thrift Stores & Donation Centers through May 1, minimum, due to COVID-19. We are not accepting donations at this time and ask that you please hold them until we reopen again. Please stay connected and check our website for updates to that status. Thank you, we are so grateful for your support!


Donation Drive-thru

Make a difference with your donation! Choose The Arc, a local nonprofit serving people with developmental disabilities and their families. All proceeds from your donations to Arc’s Value Village Thrift Stores go right back into our community. Donating is quick, convenient and tax-deductible. Drive up and drop off items seven days a week at any of our three convenient Arc’s Value Village locations. We’ll unload your donations and give you a tax receipt on the spot.  We’re a proud member of the ReUSE Minnesota. More than 9 million pounds of donations are processed annually at Arc’s Value Village and avoiding landfill.


What Can I Donate?

Pretty much any clothing, collectibles or common household items that are clean and in good repair. Here’s an A to Z guide of what we accept.

There are some items we cannot accept, such as electronics that may contain hazardous parts. Here’s a listing of what we can’t accept.


Donation Locations

We take donations 7 days a week. Find the convenient Arc’s Value Village and Donation Center closest to you.

Find a donation center

Donate your Car

Your used car or truck in any condition can really help us make a difference. We also take boats, RVs, motorcycles, ATVs and other vehicles. Drive up and drop off – or we’ll pick up your vehicle for free. You’ll get documentation for tax purposes.

Learn more


Donation Drive Toolkit

You can help!