Give articles

Give to Renaissance what you would give to a friend!

We accept clothing and objects in good condition listed in “What to give” below. When in doubt, refer to the “What not to give” list and, if unsure, contact us at 514-276-3626 or by email.

What to give?


Apparel

Clothing (women’s, men’s, children’s)
Shoes (women’s, men’s, children’s)
Caps, hats, toques
Scarves and shawls

 

Accessories

Handbags
Glasses
New cosmetics
Jewellery
Belts

 

Children’s

Toys
Car seats in good condition and up to standard
Highchairs
Children’s playpens and strollers in good condition and up to standard
Bath rings and seats for babies in good condition and up to standard

Household Items

Kitchen utensils (crockery, casseroles)
Lamps
Frames and home decor
Curtains
Fabric
Bedding
Plants
Gardening tools
Barbecues (without carboys)

 

Electric devices

Small household appliances (toasters, kettles, alarm clocks, irons…)
Televisions, DVD players, VCRs
Cameras
Air conditioners
Cellphones

 

Sports and recreation

Sports gear
Books
CDs, DVDs, vinyl records

Please note that we do not offer home pick-ups.

What not to give?

Furniture

Upholstered or non-upholstered furniture (armchairs, couches, chairs, shelves, beds, desks, etc.) (See the bottom of the page for a list of organizations that accept donations of furniture.)
Large household appliances (fridges, dishwashers, washers, dryers, stoves…)
Mattresses and box springs
Walkers
Barriers and safety fences
Pianos
Billiard tables

 

Material

Construction supplies
Paint, varnish, solvents

 

Dangerous items

Combustibles (gas tanks, and gas carboys)
Dangerous or chemical products
Weapons and ammunition (firearms, hand weapons, projectile weapons)
Syringes

Other

Cleaning products
Tires
Car batteries
Batteries
Medication (dispose of expired medications at any pharmacy.)
Doors and windows made of wood or glass
Windows
Frameless mirrors
Carpet trimmings
Car seats in poor condition, or past expiry
Food (contact your nearest food bank)
Merchandise with company logos
Large photocopiers
Toilets

We do NOT accept animals. If you need to let go of your pet, please contact the SPCA.

This list is not exhaustive.
The donation attendant may refuse to accept certain items if they do not meet Renaissance’s security and quality standards.

Find a donation center

See the map

Bring your old electronic devices to Renaissance donation centres!

Renaissance donation centres are a part of the network of official depots of the Electronic Products Recycling Association of Quebec (EPRA-Quebec), which is responsible for the retrieval and recycling of electronic products. Renaissance thus ensures that end-of-life electronics are recycled in a safe and ecologically responsible way.

What to recycle? Consult the complete list on EPRA-Quebec’s website by clicking here.

Financial Support


Car for Life program

Renaissance is one of the partner organisations of the Car for Life program, run by the Association des recycleurs de pièces d’autos et de camions. When you give your old vehicles to the program, a portion of the money may be given to Renaissance. To find out more, visit the Car for Life website!

CanadaHelps

You can support Renaissance by giving a monetary donation online directly through CanadaHelps. If you wish, you can receive a tax receipt from Renaissance. To find out more, visit the CanadaHelps website.

Here are some organizations that accept furniture donations

ReStore (Habitat for Humanity Quebec)

4399, Notre-Dame Street West, Saint-Henri
Montreal (Quebec) H4C 1R9
Phone: 514 907-8991

6240, Henri-Bourassa Boulevard East
North Montreal (Quebec) H1G 5W9
Phone: 438 375-1297
http://habitatqc.ca/

Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Society

1930, Champlain Street
Montreal (Quebec) H2L 2S8
Phone: 514 526-5937
Certain collection centres only
https://www.ssvp-mtl.org/fr

L’Entraide les ami(e)s de Montréal
3723 Notre-Dame West, Saint-Henri
Montreal (Quebec) H4C 1P8
Phone: 514 846 9222
Home pick-up available
https://www.entraide-montreal.com/

Welcome Collective
Montreal (Quebec)
Home pick-up available
https://www.welcomecollective.org/fr/donnez

1-800-GOT-JUNK?

1 800-468-5865
Paid service

https://www.1800gotjunk.com/

Learn about eco-centres near you! They will dispose of or recycle a large array of the products Renaissance cannot accept.

All our addresses

Montreal

Beaconsfield Donation Center

42B, Saint-Charles Blvd.
Beaconsfield (Quebec) H9W 5Z6

(514) 426-4765

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Beaumont Bookstore

1244 Beaumont Ave.
Mont-Royal (Quebec) H3P 3E5

(514) 737-0302

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Bélanger Bookstore

5872 Bélanger St.
Saint-Leonard (Quebec) H1T 1G6

(438) 387-3217

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cadillac Donation Center

6002 Sherbrooke St. East
Montreal (Quebec) H1N 1B8

(514) 256-4764

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Complexe Desjardins Donation Bin

150 Ste-Catherine St. West
Montreal (Quebec) H2X 3Y2

Récüp Local in the corridor leading to the Guy Favreau complex

Côte-des-Neiges Thrift Store

6700 Côte-des-Neiges Road
Montreal (Quebec) H3S 2B2

(514) 733-6330

Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Décarie Thrift Store

801-803 Décarie Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H4L 3L7

(514) 747-2635

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dorval Donation Center

707 Bord-du-Lac Road
Dorval (Quebec) H9S 2B9

(514) 636-4746

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fleury Donation Center

2407 Fleury St. East
Montréal (Quebec) H2B 1L1

(514) 384-3743

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fleury-Hamel Bookstore

1499 Fleury E.
Montreal (Quebec) H2C 1S3

(438) 387-4180

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Galeries Normandie Thrift Store

2670 Salaberry St.
Montreal (Quebec) H3M 1L3

(514) 334-8235

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Gare AMT Donation Box

105 Des Anciens-Combattants Blvd.
Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue (Quebec) H9X 1Y9

Henri-Bourassa Thrift Store

5500 Henri-Bourassa East Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H1G 2T2

Click here for the itinerary

(438) 387-3971

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hymus Donation Center

225C Hymus Blvd.
Pointe-Claire (Quebec) H9R 1G4

(514) 630-0101

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Île-des-Soeurs Donation Center

750 Du Golf Road
Verdun (Quebec) H3E 1A8

(514) 768-9835

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Jarry Donation Center

146 Jarry St. East
Montréal (Quebec) H2E 1A9

(438) 384-4693

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.<

Kirkland Arena Donation Bin

16950 Hymus Blvd.
Kirkland (Quebec) H9H 3W7

L'Île-Bizard Donation Center

570 Jacques-Bizard Blvd.
L’Île-Bizard (Québec) H9C 2H2

(514) 626-8741

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

L'Île-Perrot Bookstore

106 Don-Quichotte Blvd.
L’Île-Perrot (Quebec) J7V 6L7

Click here for the itinerary

(514) 901-0606

Monday and Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Lajeunesse Donation Center

9105 Lajeunesse Road
Montréal (Quebec) H2M 1S3

(514) 388-2223

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

LaSalle Donation Centre

8459 Newman Blvd.
LaSalle (Quebec) H8N 2Y7

(438) 375-7863

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Liquidation Center Bin

5900 Ferrier St.
Mont-Royal (Quebec) H4P 1M7

Marcel-Laurin Donation Center

1545 Marcel-Laurin Blvd.
Saint-Laurent (Quebec) H4R 0B7

(438) 387-3353

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Masson Thrift Store

3238 Masson St.
Montreal (Quebec) H1Y 1Y3

(514) 376-8836

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Millen Gardens Donation Bin

10800 Millen Ave.
Montreal (Quebec) H2C 2E8

Notre-Dame-de-Grâce Bookstore

4001 Décarie Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H4A 3J8

(514) 486-0185

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Ontario Bookstore

3921 Ontario East St.
Montreal (Quebec) H1W 1S8

(514) 543-6943

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Outremont Boutique

1085 Bernard Ave.
Outremont (Québec) H2V 1V1

Click here for the itinerary

(514) 279-0380

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pie-IX Thrift Store

2030 Pie-IX Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H1V 2C8

(514) 227-2841

Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pierrefonds Bookstore

14 891 Pierrefonds Blvd.
Pierrefonds (Quebec) H9H 4M5

(514) 696-4961

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Plateau Thrift Store

1330 Du Mont-Royal East Ave.
Montreal (Quebec) H2J 1Y5

(514) 528-9909

Monday to Friday : 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Pointe-aux-Trembles Donation Center

13 300 Sherbrooke East St.
Pointe-aux-Trembles (Quebec) H1A 4X9

(438) 387-1712

Monday to sunday: 8 a.m. to 18 a.m.

Pointe-aux-Trembles Thrift Store

1530 Saint-Jean Baptiste Blvd.
Pointe-aux-Trembles (Quebec) H1B 4A4

Click here for the itinerary

(514) 640-0245

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Jeudi to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rivière-des-Prairies Bookstore

12 451 Rodolphe-Forget Blvd.
Rivière-des-Prairies (Quebec) H1E 4T4

(438) 387-4295

Monday to Friday: 9 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Rolls-Royce Donation Bin

2100 Courval St.
Lachine (Quebec) H8T 3H1

Saint-Hubert Thrift Store

6960 Saint-Hubert St.
Montreal (Quebec) H2S 2M9

(514) 274-9666

Monday to Friday : 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saint-Jacques Thrift Store

7205 Saint-Jacques St.
Montreal (Quebec) H4B 1V3

Click here for the itinerary

(514) 484-0145

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saint-Laurent Thrift Store

7250 Saint-Laurent Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H2R 2X9

(514) 906-0804

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sherbrooke-Taillon Donation Center

9192 Sherbrooke East Street
Montreal (Québec) H1L 1E5

(438) 375-7227

Monday to Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Verdun Thrift Store

4261 Wellington St.
Verdun (Quebec) H4G 1V9

(514) 766-5059

Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

North Shore

Blainville Donation Center

1083 Curé-Labelle Blvd.
Blainville (Quebec) J7C 3M9

(450) 818-5977

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Carnaval Donation Centre

2161 Curé-Labelle Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7T 2Z3

(450) 681-6464

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m to 6 p.m.

Concorde Donation Center

981 Auteuil Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7E 4Y1

(450) 936-1477

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Des Laurentides Donation Center

5040 Des Laurentides Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7K 2J5

(450) 628-1367

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Des Laurentides Thrift Store

1770 Des Laurentides Blvd.
Montreal (Quebec) H7G 2T9

(450) 663-8060

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Des Oiseaux Donation Center

550 Curé-Labelle Blvd.
Sainte-Rose (Quebec) H7L 4V6

(579) 641-1594

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Jolibourg Donation Center

1263 Jolibourg Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7Y 1Z8

(450) 314-4831

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Place Vilamont Donation Center

1857 René-Laennec Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7M 5E2

(579) 631-3161

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sainte-Rose AMT Train Station Donation Bin

99 Sainte-Rose Blvd. East
Laval (Quebec) H7H 1N9

St-Martin Thrift Store

965 Curé-Labelle Blvd.
Laval (Quebec) H7V 2V7

(450) 681-9821

Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday ad Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

South Shore

Chambly-Leblanc Donation Center

1148 De Chambly Road
Longueuil (Québec) J4J 3W5

(450) 396-3411

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Chambly-Rémillard Bookstore

 2590 De Chambly Road
Longueuil (Quebec) J4L 1Z8

(450) 396-4853

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cousineau Donation Center

6250 Cousineau Blvd.
Saint-Hubert (Quebec) J3Y 9J8

(579) 723-1094

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

De Rome Donation Center

1155 De Rome Blvd.
Brossard (Quebec) J4W 3J1

(450) 923-0101

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Grande Allée Donation Center

5625 Grande Allée
Brossard (Quebec) J4Z 3G3

(450) 486-3255

Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Greenfield Park Donation Center

2130 Victoria Ave.
Greenfield Park (Quebec) J4V 1M9

Click here for the itinerary

(438) 812-0824

Monday to Sunday: 9 p.m. to 5 p.m.

IKEA Warehouse Donation Bin

5405 de la Couronne Pl.
Brossard (Quebec) J4Z 3R9

Portobello Thrift Store

7250 Taschereau Blvd.
Brossard (Quebec) J4W 1M9

450 550-7840

Monday to Friday : 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saint-Lambert Boutique

423 Victoria Ave.
Saint-Lambert (Quebec) J4P 2J1

(450) 465-4764

Monday to Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sainte-Julie Donation Center

1615 Fer-à-Cheval Road
Sainte-Julie (Quebec) J3E 1G3

(450) 338-1158

Monday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Victoria Boutique

1455 Victoria Ave.
Saint-Lambert (Quebec) J4R 1R5

(450) 904-4960

Monday to Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.