Donations Happily Accepted.

Ask yourself: What good does that excess stuff do in your closet or garage? Especially when the good it can do for our thrift stores and Idaho’s kids is exponential. It’s time to look within. Donate what no longer works for you, but could work wonders for someone else.

We currently do not offer an at-home pickup service. All donations will need to be dropped off at an Idaho Youth Ranch donation dropoff site. 

Why should you donate to Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift Stores?

Your donation might be eligible for a federal and state tax deduction PLUS an additional Idaho state tax credit for 50% of the donated item's value.

For more details, download IRS Publication 526 Charitable Contributions
And learn more at State of Idaho Tax Commission

Business Contributions

Business owners, you can invest in the future by donating your outdated, unwanted or excess inventory. Our Business Contributions Program gives Idaho businesses the opportunity to support at-risk youth and their families by contributing cash and/or non-cash donations. 

To learn more about the Business Contributions program, contact


Round Up at the Register

Whenever you shop at Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift Stores, your purchases help to support life-changing programs, like emergency shelter and outpatient therapy, for kids and families across the state. You can take your support a step further by participating in the Round Up program. Simply round up the change of your transaction to the nearest dollar. Learn more.


What To Donate

Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift Stores sell a wide variety of gently used clothing, shoes, furniture, appliances, artwork, home decor, books and media donated by the community.


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What Not To Donate


We offer our customers good quality, gently used items in our thrift stores. We are, however, unable to accept some items as donations. We are thankful for your support, however, we are unable to accept your mattresses, tires, toilets, and certain appliances. 



Where To Donate

If you are looking to donate goods to Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift Stores you can do so at any of our thrift store locations or at one of our outlet locations.


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Donate A Car

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Do you have a car, truck, motorcycle, snowmobile, golf cart, commercial vehicle? One of our auto specialists can help you make the donation and maximize your tax deduction.

Someone like you donates a car. Or a truck. Or a motorcycle. Or RV. ATV. Trailer. Snowmobile. Boat. Golf cart. Commercial vehicle. Even an airplane. One of our auto sales specialists can help you with the paperwork details and tax deduction information when you call us at 208.375.7965.

Learn More About Donating a Car