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Trying to donate a TV, or give it away for free. Failing. Help?

I have a Toshiba 35" TV from the mid-90s that still works perfectly. I still have the manual it came with, and the original remote. The TV stands on a custom TV stand that was built by the manufacturer specifically for it. Unfortunately, I don't want it anymore, the TV weighs 165 lbs., and I cannot carry it myself. Options I've exhausted include: [more inside]
posted by tzikeh on Jan 20, 2013 - 28 answers

Where to give away *all the things* in Minneapolis

Where is the best place to give away / sell / donate books, clothes, furniture, etc. [Minneapolis Edition, but other cities welcome!] [more inside]
posted by gregglind on Jan 2, 2012 - 9 answers

Free Stuff To Good Home

Fastest way to get other people to come take our stuff? [more inside]
posted by yesster on Nov 11, 2010 - 22 answers

I'm thredup!

Has anyone used thredup? I'm really liking the notion of a quasi-freecycling of baby and child clothes but I'd love to hear what others have to say before I commit.
posted by Leezie on Jul 30, 2010 - 1 answer

Giving away several thousand (possibly valuable) items from an Upper East Side brownstone - what's the best way?

Removal of a s^!t-ton of stuff from an Upper East Side Brownstone (New York, NY). What's the most charitable, or generous, or easiest, or cheapest way of doing this? Or some combination of all four... [more inside]
posted by omnigut on May 15, 2010 - 12 answers

Alles frei!

FreeCycle equivalents in Berlin? [more inside]
posted by molecicco on Sep 14, 2009 - 7 answers

New situation regarding used stuff

Please give me your tips for conducting a swap meet! This is for children's books, toys, and clothing only... [more inside]
posted by lgandme0717 on Nov 28, 2008 - 1 answer

Who might appreciate all these quality mags?

Where can I donate 4 years' worth of Harper's & New Yorkers, in London? [more inside]
posted by Flashman on Aug 20, 2008 - 11 answers

Anyone had regrets about a massive decluttering of their lives?

Anyone had regrets about a massive decluttering of their lives? [more inside]
posted by studentbaker on May 28, 2008 - 70 answers

How should I feel about freecycle?

I recently came across freecycle.org and now it seems to be popping up everywhere I look. Among what I'm finding are some controversies about the founder taking corporate money and being a little too fussy about who uses the name. Some people think this is against the spirit of the endeavor. [more inside]
posted by mockdeep on May 9, 2008 - 8 answers

Moving a single large item without any car.

Moving a stove or shelf across a large city without owning or renting a car. Is it possible? [more inside]
posted by Jack Feschuk on Apr 16, 2008 - 11 answers

Please help me fire Yahoo!

Are all Freecycle groups run as a Yahoo! group? [more inside]
posted by mezzanayne on Oct 17, 2007 - 5 answers

How to give away my 486 laptop w/ docking station?

I have an old 486 Compaq laptop with a docking sation. I need someone to give it a good home. [more inside]
posted by Clay201 on Aug 29, 2007 - 12 answers

Free in DC

I'm looking for websites that will lead me to free things to do/see/eat/get specifically in Washington, DC. What sites do you know of and or search techniques I can use? [more inside]
posted by brokekid on Feb 4, 2007 - 6 answers

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