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Donate directly to people in need

DonateDirect matches your donated items through Community Organisations with those in need.

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What is DonateDirect?

DonateDirect is a donations-matching platform where members of the public list their pre-loved household items. DonateDirect connects Donors and Charities & other Community Organisations to facilitate the transfer of donations directly to people in need – allowing people to DonateDirect.

Our Mission – To improve the efficiency of charitable giving through a platform that allows the donation of pre-loved items directly to people in need, thereby reducing the burden of waste on our environment.

Donate Furniture, Donate Fridges, Donate Freezers, Donate Vacuum Cleaners, Donate Beds, Donate Doonas, Donate Linen, Donate Toiletries, Donate Computers, Donate iPads, Donate Clothes......Donate nearly anything!

Donate household items likes old furniture or refrigerators to a local charity in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Canberra, Perth, Hobart, as well as regional areas throughout Australia. A Charity will privately contact you to pick up or have you drop off your items to them to directly help someone in need!

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How does DonateDirect work?

List your items with DonateDirect

List your items with DonateDirect

Do you have good quality items that you are no longer using that could be donated to people in need? Do you often put quality items out on your nature strip for council collection to land fill. Are you decluttering your house or moving home?

Make a difference

Make a difference

Your donations make a positive difference to peoples’ lives, improving their quality of life, and reduces the burden of waste on our environment.

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Our philosophy

DonateDirect is based on the philosophy that all donated items must reach intended recipients – those most in need. No items are re-sold. Anything you donate will go DIRECTLY to people in need, making a positive difference to their lives.

Rachel Samuel, Founder of DonateDirect

Our sponsors

We are gratefully acknowledging the support of the following organisations.

The Clark Family Foundation, William Paxton Charitable Fund, The John Robertson Grigor & Mrs Eva McKenzie Bequest Account Discretionary Trust


DonateDirect acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which our operations are located. We pay our respects to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander custodians of the country where we work, and to Elders, past, present and emerging.

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