Donate Materials

The Green Project accepts usable building materials still in good condition, Monday-Saturday, from 9am-4pm.

We will also schedule a pickup at your site, office, home, or business to pick up donation items.

To schedule a pick up, please email our Operations Manager, Eric Olson, at donations@thegreenproject.org or call 504-578-0188.


Accepted Donations:

Please note that all building materials must be in usable condition.

  • Lumber (pieces must be at least 4 feet in length)
  • Electrical & lighting
  • Plumbing
  • Flooring
  • Tile
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Ornamental decor
  • Corbels
  • Mantels
  • LATEX paint
  • Siding
  • Roofing
  • And much MORE!

If you’ve seen it in your local hardware or building materials store, chances are good that we’ll probably accept it. If you are uncertain or need further details, please email Eric Olson at donations@thegreenproject.org or call 504-578-0188 for details.

Below are items we cannot accept.  Check out our Recycling Guide to find out where and how to safely dispose of these materials!

  • Oil based paints
  • Household cleaners
  • Chemicals
  • Lightbulbs
  • Batteries
  • Tires
  • A/C units
  • Refridgerators
  • Freezers