Shoes for donation should be in good condition for reuse. Consider bringing shoes to a local cobbler to transform your shoes through stretching, cleaning, resoling, polish, and strap/buckle repair/replacement to bring you joy once more. Tie or rubber band pairs of shoes so they stay together.
|Out of the Closet (Oakland)||238 E 18th St.||Oakland||Reuse||Free Drop-off|
Parca Main Office
800 Airport Blvd, Suite 320
|Peace Passers||2804 Yadkin Ave||Charlotte||Reuse||Free Mail-in||Soccer cleats and indoor/turf soccer shoes. Please be sure to wipe of dirt or mud. Always tie cleats together in pairs before shipping. Soccer socks.|
|Pleasanton Transfer Station||3110 Busch Rd.||Pleasanton||Reuse||Free Drop-off||Clothes donation box|
|Poshmark||203 Redwood Shores||Redwood City||Reuse||Buyback Mail-in||Women, Men, Kids|
|Pretty Penny Clothing||2981 College Ave||Berkeley||Reuse||Buyback Drop-off||Vintage & modern|
|Project Sole||2156 Chenault Dr||Carrollton||Reuse||Free Drop-off||Accepts large quantities from businesses|
|Recycle for Change||1081 Essex Ave||Richmond||Reuse||Free Drop-off|
|Red Wing Shoe Repair||
Red Wing Store - San Leandro
699 Lewelling Blvd; #156
|San Leandro||Repair||Drop-off for a Fee, Mail-in for a Fee||Red Wing Shoe repair and shoe care products (online). Fee for repairs & products (like boot bumpers, tuff toes, leather care oils & cleaners). Shipping free if drop at a store or w/ $50 repair order minimum.|
1338 San Pablo Ave
|Berkeley||Reuse||Buyback Drop-off, Buyback Mail-in||Good, working condition only. Running shoes and hiking boots. Trade-in Program at the Berkeley Store.|
|REI (Dublin)||7099 Amador Plaza Rd||Dublin||Reuse||Buyback Drop-off, Buyback Mail-in||Good, working condition only. Running shoes and hiking boots. Trade-in Program at the Dublin Store.|
|REI (SF)||840 Brannan St.||San Francisco||Reuse||Buyback Mail-in||Good, working condition only. Running shoes and hiking boots. Trade-in Program at the Berkeley & Dublin Store.|
|Rescued Treasures||1270-I Newell Ave.||Walnut Creek||Reuse||Free Drop-off|
|ReUse A Shoe - Nike Grind Drop-off Locations||
2774 Livermore Outlets Drive
Converse, Premium Outlets (drop-box in store)
|Livermore||Recycle||Free Drop-off||athletic shoes (rubber soles) that are in too poor of a condition for others to use|
|ReUse: CAL's Campus Thrift Store||
2495 Bancroft Way
MLK Student Union (between Superb & OCF offices)
|Richmond Flea Market||716 W Gertrude Ave||Richmond||Reuse||Buyback Mail-in|
|Rocket Reuse||1355 Park St.||Alameda||Reuse||Buyback Drop-off||Vintage '60s and ealier.|
|Rockridge Shoe Repair||4641 Telegraph Ave||Oakland||Repair||Drop-off for a Fee||Including Birkenstock resoling|
|Salvation Army (1500 Valencia St.)||1500 Valencia St.||San Francisco||Reuse||Free Drop-off|
|Salvation Army (3921 Geary Blvd)||3921 Geary Blvd||San Francisco||Reuse||Free Drop-off|
|Bulky Pickup||Special Action||Note|
Bundled & labeled for reuse/donation. Contact ACI at (510) 483-1400 for a bulky pick-up.
|Castro Valley Sanitary District||
Clean and dry. See Textile Collection Program details. Collect clean and dry materials in a large plastic bag to keep it clean during collection for Textile Pick-ups, which are held 2x/yr (first full wk of June/Oct). Set bags or boxes of dry (no biowaste) textiles by blue cart.
Clean and dry. See Textile Reuse & Recycling Program details.
Textile Collection Program AVI collects clean & dry textiles quarterly first full week of Jul, Oct, Jan and Apr in clear plastic bags from residents (SF & MF). Schedule collection at 925-479-9545 at least 7 days out.
|Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)|
|San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)|
|San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)|
|Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)|