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Curbside Donation Week Pick-Up

Call (619) 337-9244 to schedule your curbside donation pick-up of up to 8 gently used items (i.e., furniture, textiles, sporting equipment, electronics, appliances and more!) during donation weeks. Click here for more information. Para Español.

2023 Donation Week Dates:

  • April 3-7
  • April 10-14
  • October 2-6
  • October 9-13

Year Round Donation Options in Oceanside

Charitable organizations thrive on donations of gently used items. Some organizations will even pick them up! Below is the contact information of just a few of the local charitable organizations that provide pick up service for furniture and other household items.

  • Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
    1624 S Coast Hwy
    (800) 894-2486
  • Women’s Resource Center
    3385 Mission Ave.
    (760) 757-3500 x8823
  • Brother Bennos
    3260 Production Avenue
    (760) 439-1244, ext. 102
  • The Salvation Army
    (760) 631-8212
  • Goodwill
    3935 Mission Avenue
    (760) 435-0730
  • Habitat for Humanity
    (800) 422-4828

Do you know of additional organizations that should be on this list? Email [email protected].

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Tires Can Be Recycled

Used or worn bike tires can generally be recycled along with automotive tires. Find out how to recycle tires. There are also free recycling programs for bike inner tubes. Find out how to dispose of bike inner tubes.

Alternative Ways to Recycle


Check out the International Bicycle Fund’s directory of community bike programs and youth-specific programs. Some organizations only accept whole, working bikes, but others will accept bikes and parts in any condition, so check before donating.

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Recycle Chains with Resource Revival®

Resource Revival® upcycles bicycle chains into products like bottle openers, key chains, and race medals. They offer free UPS pickup for used, rust-free bicycle chains. Find out more.

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Upcycle with Bike Furniture Design

Bike Furniture Design upcycles bicycle and motorcycle parts into furniture, and offers donors a discount on their furniture in return. Find out more.

Ways to Reuse


Check out The Cottage Blog or Hometalk for ideas on how to upcycle your bicycle, including creating a hanging pot rack from a bicycle wheel.