Extras for Creative Reuse accepts two kinds of donations:
1. Financial donations which support our organizational efforts
2. Donation of materials that fit our guidelines
Financial donations are accepted at any time and can be made via our secure online donation form. Your gift of any size helps support the efforts of public school teachers and others needing low cost supplies for creative learning projects and programs.
Make a financial donation here.
How financial donations help:
$350 donation keeps a truckload of great materials, like binders, poster board, and art supplies, out of the waste stream
$700 donation covers the cost of a full day of operation; including being open 9 hours for teachers and other members to shop.
$500 donation helps 600 pounds of materials find their way into schools.
$1,200 donation helps us make 6 pick-ups and save 4,700 cubic feet of material from going into a landfill (about 6 classrooms filled floor to ceiling).
We accept donations of any quantity – one box to many boxes and bags of the following materials. We are looking for items in good condition that teachers, students, parents or artists can use, such as, but not limited to:
Material donations can be dropped off during our regular business hours. For larger donations we offer a pick up service. There is a $25 fee for pick ups that helps defray our costs. Call to find out more.
If you have a question or would like to schedule a donation pick up, please call us at 781-599-9939 or send us an email with your information.
Extras for Creative Reuse
20 Wheeler St #302
Lynn MA 01902
Wednesday 11 - 7
Thursday 11 - 7
Friday 11 - 5
Saturday 10 - 4
Extras for Creative Reuse is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization