Purge before the school year starts. Here is a wonderful local resource where you can donate them. If animals are stained, torn up, etc. then do not donate them. I always tell people would you give it to a friend or family member?
For North Carolina residents: firstname.lastname@example.org
Currently accepting items: Gently used stuffed animals, new stuffed animals, gently used children’s books, new children’s books, gently used baby/children’s blankets, new baby/children’s blankets.
To find a chapter near you: