Ongoing Reuse & Recycle At SCARCE
Committed to keeping "stuff" out of the landfill
Update Mar 16, 2020: SCARCE is closed to align with recommendations to slow the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak. More info.
We do not accept handmade teaching tools (cutouts, flashcards, games, etc).
How to Donate
Anyone can donate items to SCARCE. Items must be in boxes with a lid or flaps that close flat. Boxes must not exceed 30lbs so they can be lifted by one person. We may need your help unloading.
Donation are accepted Tuesday – Friday from 9:00-2:00. Donations of 5+ boxes require a delivery appointment – call ahead to schedule. Items are not accepted outside of our donation hours. If you value your donations as much as we do, don’t leave them after we are closed as they may get damaged by weather or disposed of by facilities management.
What We Accept:
- Any & All Books
- Any & All LP Records
- Like New - School and Office Supplies
- Like New - Writing Utensils
- Like New - Art Supplies
- Any & All Crayons
- Keys (household, luggage, car)
- Musical Instruments
- Holiday Lights
- Cords (phone, computer, etc)
- 35 mm Film Canisters
- Eyeglasses & Sunglasses
- Hearing Aids
- Bowling Balls
- Plastic Bread Tags
- Box Tops for Education
Shredded PaperON HOLD
- X-ray, MRI, and Lithographic Film
SCARCE participates in unique recycling programs through Terracycle. We are in the Brita, PUR (ENDS 10/15/19), NOW Foods, Clif Bar, and Burt’s Bees brigades. Click each image below for details on what is accepted.
Check out the video tour of SCARCE below to learn more about what we do: