non-profit thrift store in support of Adeara Recovery Centre


Thank you for choosing to donate to More Than a Fad Thrift Store. 

Before you drop off your items, please check our handy list below of what donations we do and do not accept. Please bring all donations to the back door of 6936 68 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6B 3C5 on Tues, Thurs and Sat from 10 AM-2 PM.

 To drop off your donations, drive around the back of the warehouse to our donation bay (6936 - 68 Ave) and a volunteer will help you unload your items.

If you are donating furniture, please drive around back to 6932. For all other donations, our receiving bay is one door over, 6936

Please do not leave items outside donation hours, as we cannot use them if they have been left outside.

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Have items to donate? Request a pick-up by calling the store or sending us an email! Please note, we only do pick-ups for furniture at this time. 

We do not accept anything that is broken, soiled, stained or torn. Must be in great working condition. 

We Accept

We Do Not Accept

Clothing (all ages, good condition) Offensive, dirty, soiled, stained, ripped, or faded clothing
New underwear, socks and undergarments Used underwear
Shoes, hats, accessories, jewelry Company-branded clothing and promotional materials
Sports equipment and outdoor goods Expired helmets, car seats, strollers
Toys and board games Cassettes, VHS's
Books, CD's, vinyl, DVD's, video games Dictionaries, encyclopedias
New desktop computers and laptops with proper cords Computer software, TV's, printers, printer cartridges
Home office and school supplies PPE, medical supplies
Working electronics Outdated technology - speakers, flip phones, routers, remotes, house phones


  • Tables, chairs, coffee tables, end tables, dressers, wardrobes
  • Sofas, loveseats, couches
  • Bed frames and headboards
  • Curtains
  • Desks and office chairs


Furniture Exceptions:

  • Broken, partially assembled furniture, pieces
  • Valances or entertainment units
  • Blinds, ceiling fans, light fixtures
  • Cribs
  • Large office furniture (cubicles)
  • Mattresses, pet beds
  • Pianos
Luggage, briefcases Heavy duty exercise equipment
Kitchenware and small appliances Large kitchen appliances (e.g. stove)
Glassware Company-branded items (e.g. wine glasses with logos, company t-shirts, etc.)
Garden materials Vehicle parts or accessories
Home decor Lumber (doors, furniture pieces), plumbing (sinks, toilets), insulation
Antiques and collectibles Weapons of any kinds
Craft supplies Mattresses 
Linens, towels, fabric Fabric with stains or tears, used duvets or comforters, bed pillows


  • HDMI, USB, auxiliary, surge protectors, 3 prong extension cords

Cords Exceptions

  • Ethernet, chargers, wires, 2 prong extension cords, other outdates cords
Personal hygiene and makeup (new, unopened box/package) Opened boxes/packages of single use products