donateNYC Partners

donateNYC encourages New Yorkers to support these nonprofit partners in their important reuse activities and social missions:

Purses For Nurses

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Purses for Nurses is committed to improving wellness in developing communities by providing nurse-driven health services and educational workshops that encourage self-reliance. We fund this work through volunteer nurses by collecting and selling donated handbags.

donateNYC Partner Fact: Purses for nurses sold 540 purses in 2017, helping send nurses to places where they are most needed.


Accepted Donations:

  • Briefcases
  • Backpacks
  • Clutches
  • Duffle bags
  • Handbags
  • Wallets

Donations Not Accepted:

  • Clothing & Accessories

Pick-Up Service: Yes (case-by-case basis)

Location & Contact

136 W. 74th Street, Penthouse A
New York, NY 10023