At Junk South, we are committed to protecting the environment while enhancing people’s lives. With a little imagination, it’s easy to see how used toys, clothes, furniture, and more might be used to help invent a better life for someone. To that end, our staff is trained to see possibility where others see junk, and to have the familiarity and know-how to make sure your junk’s potential is reached. Junk South makes all donations on behalf of our clients, providing tax deductible receipts upon request.
At Junk South we take reuse and recycling very seriously. Our commitment to the environment ensures that if your 'junk' cannot be donated or reused, it still finds a proper home. Diverting tons of waste everyday isn't easy, but at Junk South its a responsibility that we gladly accept. Rely on Junk South to separate waste from recyclables and donateables as we discover the best solution for your junk and the environment, every-time!
Charities We Work With
Goodwill/Goodwill Industries is a nationwide organization with the mission of putting people to work. Goodwill’s Retail Services collect donated clothing and household goods, then sells the items in their stores at affordable prices. Revenue from sales of donated items provides funding for vocational training and other programs and services that Goodwill offers. It is important to note that 93 cents of every dollar they spend goes directly to their programs and services.
Charity of the Month
The Athens Area Emergency Food Bank, the first food bank in Athens, is a private, non-profit corporation founded in 1980 by a coalition of area churches, civic organizations, businesses and individuals concerned about our community's hungry people.
The Ark is an outreach center providing emergency financial assistance to the low-income population of Athens-Clarke County and surrounding counties.
Mercy Health Center provides physical, emotional, and spiritual care for our low-income uninsured neighbors in the Athens area. Mercy exists as an extension of the local Christian community to manifest the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.
The Athens Area Homeless Shelter, Inc. (AAHS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving homeless individuals and families in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia. AAHS was established in 1986 and was formally incorporated in 1990.
The Athens Area Humane Society is a donor supported no-kill 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to lowering area euthanasia rates through adoption, spay/neuter and pet retention programs.
Keep Athens Clarke County Beautiful (KACCB) serves to educate and empower citizens and businesses with the resources to take action as environmental stewards of litter prevention, waste reduction, and beautification.