Where do I donate materials?
The donation site for Up-Stitch is at the Albany Art Room ONLY
350 New Scotland Ave. Albany, NY 12208
Hours: Mon-Thurs 4-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 10am-1pm
You must be able to unload your own donations from your car. Help will NOT be available.
All donations must be checked in with an Albany Art Room or Up-Stitch employee during business hours.
If your donation is larger than 1 or 2 bags please CALL ahead at (518) 618-2825 to arrange a meeting.
Please write your zip code on the outside of your donation boxes or bags when you leave them.
If you would like a tax letter please ask for one in person when you donate, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are accepting donations of all kinds:
Fabric of all types: non-cotton fabric LARGER than 1 yard.
Patterns - uncut only
Notions and tools including pins, scissors, buttons, elastic, thread
Buckles, zippers and fasteners
Yarn of all types and quantities
Trims, ribbon, lace
Knitting needles, crochet hooks and knitting/crochet accessories
Sewing & Knitting books - NO magazines
NO tablecloths or cushion covers.
Please NO mildew, pet or mothball odors and NO toxins on the materials, must be from a SMOKE FREE home.
If you have other items you think might be related ask an Albany Art Room or Up-Stitch employee.