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, audio books, 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.
187 High House Road
Cary, NC 27511
Maps & Directions
Monday – Friday: 10 AM – 6 PM*
Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM*
*No admittance 15 minutes prior to closing.
Donation Drop Off closes 30 minutes before the store.
We accept cash, Visa, Mastercard credit and debit cards. NO checks.
Bring your contribution to the drop-off area at the back of the Dorcas Shop building.
Donations will be accepted:
Monday-Friday: 10 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9 AM – 4:30 PM
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.
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 email@example.com, 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.