COVID-19: Our Current Operating Procedures

Blog | Posted on: May 15, 2020

UPDATED 7.29.20:


Hours of Operation

IN-STORE SHOPPING & DONATION DROP OFF CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC MON/TUE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

REMOTE SHOPPING ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE MON-FRI!
Click for current hours and operations.

PHONE SALES + CURBSIDE PICKUPS ONLY

MON-TUE 9A – 3P


IN-STORE SHOPPING HOURS

WED 9A – 3P

THU 10A – 3P

At-risk shoppers/donors only from 9 to 10am every Thursday

FRI – SAT 9A – 3P

SUN 10A – 3P

NO CASH SALES – ALL TRANSACTIONS ARE TEMPORARILY LIMITED TO CREDIT/DEBIT CARD ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!

WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.


We have set up a mobile text line at 412.339.9450 to provide direct assistance in purchasing featured inventory items on our website.

Materials purchased by phone can still be picked up from the store with no staff interaction with customers.

In-Store Shopping WED – SUN

(With limited capacity)

  • A staff member will be responsible for limiting shoppers in the store. During peak shopping times, customers will be asked to wait outside until someone completes their transaction and exits the building.
  • Masks are REQUIRED to shop AND donate.
  • Shoppers must maintain 6ft between CJ staff as well as other shoppers.
  • Plexiglass shields put in place at the register.
  • Social Distancing lines are in place on the sidewalk and leading to the register.
  • Store access on Thursdays from 9a to 10a will be limited to only vulnerable populations for COVID-19 infection. Shoppers who do not fall into one of those groups are asked to wait until after 10am to come to the store to shop or donate. Please refer to the Pa Department of Health COVID-19 guidelines.

We will continue to list certain inventory items for sale on eBay. Some items will be available for shipping and some for pickup only.

No-Contact Pickups Available for Qualifying Donations

DONATIONS DEPARTMENT:

412.243.5025 ext.11

DROP OFF DONATIONS AT CJ

During all regular store hours, no appointment necessary.

  • Masks are REQUIRED for all CJ Staff.
  • Masks are REQUIRED to donate.
  • CJ staff will NOT be able to assist donors to unload.
  • We will NOT be accepting:

BIKES, NON-FUNCTIONING APPLIANCES, GLOBAL LINKS MEDICAL ITEMS, LIGHT BULBS, FLUORESCENT BALLASTS OR BATTERIES.

Please make sure to read our What We Accept page for all regular material donation guidelines.

Gift cards are also available by phone and will be mailed out.

For people who plan to visit the store or drop off materials, we ask that you please follow guidelines as laid out by Pennsylvania and the CDC. If you are not feeling well, we ask that you please stay home.

City Recycling

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  • The City of Pittsburgh recycling drop off located in our lot will open in accordance with our on site operations.

Thank you for supporting our community!