Donate goods

Clothes shopping, Cancer Research UK shop, Birmingham.

Donate your clothes, books, films and other household items to your nearest shop and we'll change them into funding for our research.

Each bag that you donate to us could be worth £25, based on the average bag value, which goes directly to supporting our groundbreaking work. 

There are lots of different ways you can support our shops, from donating your quality unwanted clothing, homeware and time by volunteering with us. Right now, volunteers in our shops are beating cancer sooner. Join them by completing our online application form so you can find your dream role and help beat cancer today.

Inside a Cancer Research UK shop

Donate in person to your nearest shop

If you are donating your unwanted household items, you can bag these up and drop them into your nearest shop.

Find your nearest shop

What you can donate

Our chain of 600 shops are all really grateful for any of the below donations. They fly off our shelves and help us raise vital funds.

  • Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing
  • Accessories including shoes, belts, handbags and jewellery
  • Quality homeware - anything from cushions to crockery
  • Linens
  • Books, CDs, DVDs
  • Mobile phones and used printer cartridges
  • Electricals (but please do check with your local shop before you donate these)

Unfortunately, there are a few things that we can't sell - white goods such as washing machines and fridges and damaged or broken toys. 

Please contact your nearest shop if you're not sure if we can accept your donation and they will be happy to help.