Redwood Women's Foundation is a women's empowerment network made up of women from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. Please call to donate or make a request.
DROP-OFF LOCATION (By Appointment Only Tuesdays/Thursdays 10am-5pm)
Redwood Women's Foundation
1213 Railroad Drive
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
CLOTHINGPer our stated policy on the condition of donated items, Redwood Women's Foundation will only accept professional clothing that is clean, and ready-to-wear for our clients. Casual Wear donations: everyday wear, activewear, footwear, handbags/totes, accessories, and any new intimate apparel items.*Undergarments (bras & panties) must be in their original unopened packaging.
THE FOLLOWING ARE IMMEDIATE NEEDS:New bras, panties, socks, shoes, activewear, shapewear, beauty & feminine products
Condition/Appearance of Donated ClothingWhen preparing your clothing donations to Redwood Women's Foundation, please keep in mind that we are providing affordable clothing for women to wear on job interviews, to work, everyday and evening wear. We have limited financial, volunteer resources, and storage space. Therefore, we ask that all Professional clothing donations come to us on hangers and ready for our clients to wear out the door. Items donated must be in excellent condition. Donations received are directly merchandised into our client showroom; therefore RWF asks that the items donated be received in the following condition:
Current style or timeless design
New, like new
Clean and pressed
Ready to wear
Suggested Items for Donation (Seasonal)
Purses & Totes
Jewelry & Scarves
Bras & Panties*
Winter Scarves & Gloves
What we acceptRedwood Women's Foundation accepts nearly everything that plugs in or uses electricity, including smartphones, tablets, e-readers, video systems, computers, laptops, printers, and much more. Learn how to best prepare your NEW or LIGHTLY USED donation to RWF and what to expect when you arrive. While we do take most electronics, there are some things we don’t accept. We don’t require a fee for our recycling service, but we do have suggested monetary donation amounts for individual pieces of used hardware. These suggested amounts reflect the labor and cost estimated for screening and processing items for possible reuse. (Apple Products a plus++)
Preparing your donationYou can help speed up the processing and recycling of your equipment by:Untangling all cords and cables and coiling them up with a rubber band or twist tie.Attaching power adapters to their associated equipmentTurn Off Activation Lock for Mobile DevicesIf you would like your device to be reused it is critical to turn off the activation lock. Even if your device is damaged, it may be worth repairing as long as it is not locked. If you have an Apple (iOS) device, please follow these instructions to prepare it for reuse.
What to expectPlease let us know if you need assistance transporting equipment to our donations drop when you arrive. We’ll log your equipment and will provide a donation-tracking information and informed of the suggested monetary donation. Finally, you’ll receive a tax receipt for your donation. The entire process takes around 15 minutes depending on the size of your donation.
For your securityPlease do not drop off donations outside of normal business hours, or without going through our donation procedure with RWF Staff. “Dumping” puts your personal data at risk and is illegal.Do you have a U-Haul or large palletized drop-off to make? Please give us a heads up at email@example.com to verify when we have the staff and space on-hand to handle your donation efficiently.