Donate Auction Items

Hospice & Community Care accepts and stores donations for the Labor Day Auction year-round. We accept and new items, sports memorabilia, artwork, crafts, quilts and many gently used items. Questions about donations may be directed to the Development Office at (717) 295-3900 or

New Items, Sports Memorabilia and Artwork are being accepted at Hospice & Community Care BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please call the Development Office at (717) 295-3900 to make an appointment. No donations will be accepted without an appointment. 

Used items may be delivered to:

Burle Business Park – Phoenix Courier
1022 New Holland Ave. (Building #16)
Lancaster, PA 17601

This is a self-serve drop-off point.  You can drop-off donations 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
Click here for directions

Items we are in need of:

  • Quilts
  • Sports Memorabilia, Game Tickets, or Outings
  • Artwork, Sculptures, Pottery, or Woodwork
  • Experiences/Vacations
  • Furniture
  • New or Used Tools
  • Jewelry
  • Collectibles
  • Antiques
  • Gift Certificates
  • Home Items/Décor
  • Gift Baskets
  • Used Items

Donating Used Vehicles

If you have a used car, truck, motorcycle, RV, boat or ATV, you can donate it to Hospice & Community Care’s Labor Day Auction!  Not only is this a fast, easy way to get rid of an unwanted vehicle, it’s a great way to help people coping with serious illness, end of life and loss.

We take vehicles in any condition as long as you can get to us.  Contact the Development Office at (717) 295-3900 or for details.

Items we are unable to take: 

  • Mattresses, stuffed animals, pillows etc.
  • Large Appliances (air conditioners, microwaves, refrigerators, water heaters etc.)
  • Electronics (stereos, computers and TV’s etc.)
  • Records
  • Books
  • Clothes
  • Pianos/Organs

Suggestions of places that may accept items that we do not:

Large Items:


  • Community Clearinghouse: or (717) 394-1422
  • Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority (717) 397-9968
  • Matthew 25 Thrift Shop (717) 626-4451


  • Lancaster City Clothing Bank (Council of Churches) (717) 291-2261
  • Deb’s House accepts children’s clothing (717) 431-0515
  • Matthew 25 Thrift Shop (717) 626-4451
  • Community Aid or (717) 412-7706


  • Lancaster County Public Library Book Sale (717) 295-1950
  • Matthew 25 Thrift Shop (717) 626-4451
  • Community Aid or (717) 412-7706