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Junk and Donation Removal

The concept of "junk removal" goes beyond simply hauling items to a landfill. In Scottsdale, Arizona, Mile Zero is simplifying this service by offering an easy way to donate to charity. Customers can schedule donation pickups, contributing to charity centers in Phoenix, AZ, such as Goodwill, Salvation Army, Kiwannis, and other top donation centers. 

old couches and appliances being donated

What are your options?

Free Donation Pickup

Some organizations offer free pickup for select items and in select areas. If you want to save money, be sure to reach out to the charity organizations listed below to see their availability!


If you have a truck or trailer, a partner to help with the lifting, and a couple hours to kill, you can load your items up and drop them off at one of the locations listed below. As for items that are not accepted at donation centers, you may need to locate a landfill or recycling center.

Hire a Pro

If you want to save yourself the headache (and half of your day), you can hire a pro like Mile Zero. Pickup usually takes less than 5 min to schedule, and less than 20 minutes to pickup. We will ensure items are recycled, donated, or disposed of responsibly!

Where to Donate

Goodwill, amidst social media debates, stands out for its significant community contribution, using over 87% of revenue from donated items for community programs. Despite critiques of executive compensation, Goodwill's impact on job training and employment is substantial, helping nearly 300,000 individuals.

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The Salvation Army, a faith-based organization, focuses on combating poverty and provides extensive social services funded mainly through monetary donations. Their thrift store revenues support their mission, using $.88 of every dollar for social service programs.

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HALO Animal Rescue, an advocate for animals, relies on donations to its Thrift Boutique to fund its rescue services. They accept a wide range of items, sold to support animal care and adoption services.

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Arizona Humane Society operates thrift stores to support animal rescue and care, requiring donations of usable items, with specific guidelines for pick-up services.

St. Vincent De Paul focuses on feeding, clothing, and housing the needy, with thrift store revenues supporting their mission to address homelessness and provide medical services.

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Big Brother Big Sister partners with thrift stores like Savers to fund mentorship programs for children facing adversity, though donation centers are limited in the Valley.

Teachers for Teachers (T4T) in Tempe encourages donations of educational supplies and other items to support local teachers and students, with a thrift store to fund classroom supplies.

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Kiwannis Marketplace is a community thrift store in Cave Creek dedicated to improving the lives of children in the community. Kiwanis empowers members to pursue creative ways to serve the needs of children, such as fighting hunger, improving literacy and offering guidance. They offer select donation pickup services in the Cave Creek area free of charge. Be sure to call and see if your items qualify for free pickup!

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Choosing a donation center in Phoenix, AZ, offers multiple options based on the cause one wishes to support. AZ Junk specializes in eco-friendly junk removal, donating usable items to local charities and minimizing landfill waste. They offer comprehensive donation pick-up services, ensuring items find new life through charity donations.

Items We Take

Plus Much More!

Contact us today if you're unsure if your item can be picked up

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