The Dorcas Shop offers a wide variety of merchandise including clothing for the whole family, shoes, coats, small appliances, vintage items, books, in-store floral arrangements, jewelry, toys/games, lamps, dishes, and more, all at affordable prices. The Dorcas Thrift Shop is staffed by a team of over 600 hard-working volunteers.
Dorcas Thrift Shop
Information on new procedures for shopping at the Dorcas Thrift Shop can be found HERE.
187 High House Road
Cary, NC 27511
Maps & Directions
We accept cash, Visa, Mastercard credit cards, and debit cards. NO checks.
Bring your contribution to the drop-off area at the back of the Dorcas Shop building.
Information on new procedures for donating to Dorcas Thrift Shop can be found HERE.
Donations will be accepted:
All donations are eligible for a tax receipt during business hours.
We ask that you do not leave your donations outside after hours for security purposes. Also, you will not be eligible for a tax receipt.
We hope you will continue to donate your other previously loved goods to Dorcas Ministries. As a general guide, we are unable to accept the following items for reasons that include, but are not limited to: Safety & Liability Concerns, Space Limitations, or Does Not Meet Our Resale Focus.
Dorcas reserves the right to accept or decline any item at the discretion of staff on duty at the time of donation delivery. Condition of the item(s) being donated, saleability, and current inventory levels are some of the factors considered at the time of donation.
Dorcas reserves the right to modify this list at any time. This list was updated February 1, 2020.
If you have a question about an item you’d like to donate, email Dorcas staff. While we aim to be as responsive as possible, it is often difficult for us to respond to the high volume of inquiries about donations through phone or email in a timely manner. We appreciate your patience as our staff attempt to respond to everyone.
We are currently not accepting furniture pick up requests. You are welcome to fill out the form, but your request will not be processed until a later date. Thank you for your interest in donating to us at Dorcas and for your patience!
Dorcas Ministries does home pick-ups of furniture on Thursdays from 10:30 AM – 2 PM.
We can only pick-up items that are located on the first floor or apartments with elevator access. Please check our “Items We Don’t Accept” list. We do not accept these items and cannot pick them up.
To request a pick-up, please fill out the Furniture Pick-Up Request form. One of our staff members will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Please give us 3 business days for processing. You can also call 919.469.9861, ext. 108 with questions.
Once you have completed the form, please send pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org, if you are able. Please include your name when you send the pictures.
Dorcas Ministries reserves the right to deny items that are stained, torn, or damaged beyond sellable conditions.