Idaho Youth Ranch is a non-profit agency that seeks to aid struggling children and their families, with over 400 Idaho residents staffing their stores.
The ranch operates a 24-hour shelter, called Hays House, for homeless and runaway youths. Residents participate in charitable activities and partake of support services, such as family and individual counseling and structured education. Resident children in grades 9 to 12 have access to an accredited academic program, which includes GED testing and instruction.
Besides aiding young people in Hays House, the ranch launches and supports initiatives promoting healthy home environments, job readiness, adoption, and scholarship.
Initiatives such as Life’s Kitchen and Meals on Wheels have been established to further its charity objectives. Its auto center manages the vehicle donations and sales of the following partner entities: the Idaho Humane Society, Boise State Public Radio, and the Women’s and Children’s Alliance.
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Idaho Youth Ranch welcomes a range of different donations to support its causes. Its auto center accepts vehicle donations. Their thrift shops accept some items for donation, such as appliances, media (books, music and movies), clothing, accessories, electronics, furniture, office supplies, houseware, sports equipment, and home improvement tools.
There are plenty of different organizations in the US which accept clothing donations to help fund their causes. One of the largest is Goodwill. They have thousands of Goodwill-branded donations bins and thrift stores throughout the country ready and waiting for your used goods.
You’ll find a network of thrift shops in several regions are open for business throughout Idaho. The profits from these shops help in funding the ranch’s programs and services. All the thrift shops in the Idaho Youth Ranch network accept donations.
See the locations of all the clothing donation bins in Idaho here.
The ranch does not currently offer at-home pickup services. All donations must be dropped off at the organization’s thrift shops or affiliated donation centers.
The Idaho Youth Ranch is in Boise. Its thrift shops are located Treasure Valley, Magic Valley, Eastern Idaho, and Northern Idaho.