One hundred percent of the more than 150,000 items for sale at the Bainbridge Island Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale are donated by generous people like you. For many decades, the concept of “Spring Cleaning” has included setting aside valued, but no longer needed, items for the Sale. The Auction & Rummage Sale is only possible with your tax-deductible item donations. Thank you for your support year after year! Check out this year's auction departments and wishlists.
Aside from the limited number of items we cannot accept (see below), we encourage you to collect and, when appropriate, box or bag your donations for delivery by vehicle to Woodward Middle School. In boxing and bagging items, please consider:
The 2022 donation drop-off schedule:
When you drive through the school's main entrance, you will be greeted by volunteers. They will:
The Curb is a very busy place. Please drive slowly, watch out for others, and follow guidance you receive on where to position your vehicle. Please turn off your ignition prior to getting out of your vehicle.
Volunteers will help unload your boxes and bags of items. If you have furniture, large appliances, building materials, bicycles, camping equipment, and/or bed frames, you will be asked to keep those items in your vehicle and proceed to a secondary offloading site(s) located in the south or north parking lots.
Volunteers are eager to help, and it would be helpful if you:
After all your donations have been offloaded, please proceed to either the south or north gate to exit the school campus.
For a list of items we do not accept, click here. These items:
For a list of items that require a disposal fee, and fee amounts, click here. These items are ones that, if unsold, are costly for the Rotary Club to dispose of after the Sale. You will be asked to pay a fee for these items by the volunteers who greet you at the school's entrance.
The Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island offers an Island Pickup Service for delivering item donations to Woodward Middle School. This service is only available to addresses on Bainbridge Island. Click here for Island Pickup information.
Your contributions are tax deductible, and when sold, generate funds used by the Rotary Club to support a wide variety of local and international humanitarian projects, and other worthy causes. Find out more about where the money goes.
We'd love to have your no-longer needed vehicle or boat!