Spring cleaning, or have you decided it’s time to declutter?
Or, have you outgrown your clothes, but they’re still in excellent condition?
By donating your pre-loved items to Holy Fools your items will get a new life, supporting fellow Aussies doing it tough, and helping reduce landfill and minimising the impact on our environment.
We always love receiving material donations in addition to the monetary gifts we receive. Material gifts allow us to provide material aid to the individuals and families we serve.
However, some items such as clothing are seasonal and maybe only required when we call for them. Check back at this page for any changes.
When you’re considering whether something can be donated to Holy Fools, think about this – would you give it to a friend? If yes, then we would welcome it.
Please donate foods you might eat or share, including low-salt and gluten-free items.
Ensure food is within Best Before or Use by Dates.
These are items we require year-around:
Please donate good quality, clean items to Holy Fools as you would give to a friend or wear yourself
Do not donate broken, soiled or stained donations
There are many items that we consistently require. These are:
Please donate good quality items that are clean and washed, as if you would give your friend these items.
Much of this is seasonal, but on the whole, we constantly require;
We hand out Backpack Beds to rough sleepers, and always have a demand for these outstanding crisis stop-gaps. If you would like to donate one (or more) to Holy Fools, please check out the Backpack Beds organisation.
It takes us a lot of volunteer hours and money for the hundreds of items we get that are unusable.
Please do not donate any of the following: