About Donating

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This ‘n That Donation Guidelines

The Shop gratefully accepts your donations during hours indicated below. Please do not leave donations outside.  Our volunteers answer the doorbell during hours posted.

This ‘n That does not provide a pick-up service.  We cannot guarantee assistance for unloading furniture items.  Donors should check with store before bring larger or bulky items.

Anyone desiring to drop off furniture donations should call This ‘n That to determine whether the shop has the need for or the space to accommodate your items.  Large items such as oversized china cabinets (especially one piece items), entertainment centers and most office furniture are not accepted.

Donations accepted during the following times:

  • Closed Sunday
  • Monday-10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.(retail shop is closed but donation area is open
  • Tuesday thru Friday-10:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  • Saturday-10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Accepted Items


Clean usable clothing of all types for men, women and children.

(Please make sure there are no rips, tears, etc)


Jewelry(including broken pieces and single earrings), purses, shoes, boots, scarves, hats, gloves, belts, briefcases and luggage.

Small Appliances

(in working order) including clocks, toasters, blenders, fans, hair dryers, heaters,  irons, microwaves, and other gadgets.


Antiques, household furniture, small exercise/sports equipment(no treadmills), lamps, office accessories.

Note-upholstered items must be free of smoking odors and pet hair.


towels, shower curtains, kitchen towels and potholders, curtains, rugs, bedroom items (sheets, bed covers, pillows), tablecloths and vintage linens. Note: smoke-infused items should not be donated.


Books, seasonal items (decorations, costumes), cookware, silverware, glassware, china, collectibles, games, puzzles, notecards,  cd players, , audio books, gardening items (hand tools, containers, bird feeders)

Children’s toys are acceptable if complete and have not been recalled by the manufacturer.

Pet items are accepted if clean and free of all remnants of pet hair from previous use.

Unaccepted Items

Due to space and safety regulations, here are some items we cannot accept including:

  • Box springs and mattresses
  • Car seats of any kind
  • Baby or child cribs with or without mattresses
  • Large appliances (stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners, tvs other than flat screen)
  • Treadmills
  • Kerosene heaters
  • Large computers and copiers
  • Paint and chemical products
  • Guns and ammunition
  • Home building materials including window blinds and wall to wall carpet
  • Plumbing fixtures such as faucets used garden hoses
  • Lighting fixtures or any electrical item requiring wiring in to work
  • Items known to have been recalled
  • Automobile parts or tires
  • Opened cosmetics or personal care items.


5007 Georgia Avenue
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 292-4032
Sun & Mon: Closed
Tues. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wed. - Fri: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Sat: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Monday--10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.(the retail shop is closed, but the donation door is open on Mondays)
Tues.--Fri. 10:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Saturday-10:00 a.m.-12:30