Free Items for Nonprofit Agencies at County Surplus Giveaway

If your nonprofit agency is finding it tough to find money in the budget to purchase needed items, Cabarrus County can help.

Cabarrus County has a warehouse full of surplus office furniture, equipment and supplies available to give to area nonprofit organizations for free. The surplus giveaway will be held Wednesday, March 16 from 10 am-noon at the county warehouse, 103 Commercial Park Dr., off U.S. 29 just north of Tractor Supply Company.

 Some of the items available are chairs, desks, file cabinets, desk sets, binders, printer cartridges and workstations.

Any 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit agency serving Cabarrus County citizens are welcome to shop. Agencies are encouraged to register in advance by sending a copy of the agency’s IRS Determination Letter by email attachment to pete.pasterz@cabarruscounty.us or fax to 704-920-3277. You also can bring a copy of the letter the day of the event. You must be a representative of a bona fide 501(c)(3) agency and all items taken must be used by the agency and not resold. No early admissions.

For more information, call 704-920-3280.