Adams Rescue Mission Recycling
Adams Rescue Mission Recycling

ARM Recycling Program

For your convenience, recyclables may be dropped off at the Mission, 2515 York Road, between 8 am – 8 pm, Monday through Saturday (excluding holidays).  Help is available to unload your car.

Recyclable Items We Accept

Aluminum Cans and scrap metal – (Please remove webbing from old lawn chairs). Please rinse out cans.

Tin Cans – Labels may be left on, but please rinse all cans and bottles for sanitary reasons.

Cardboard/Corrugated – Without waxy finish. Includes card stock and other wood pulp paper, construction paper. For LARGE loads of cardboard, please call in advance to schedule a drop off.

Newspaper – No glossy inserts


Office Paper – White office paper, regular weight colored office paper, NCR paper.

Paper that is already shredded will be accepted in bags or boxes.

You may schedule an appointment with the industrial department if you would like to have your paper shredded (security reasons), please make an appointment by calling the office, 717-334-7502 x 28.

Clothing and Textiles, Shoes and belts – Clothing in good condition only. (No oily or wet clothing please.) Pillows and bedding must be unstained.

Plastic – ONLY #’s 1 and 2 (bottle form only). Please rinse out plastic bottles.

Household Items – Household items in GOOD CONDITION ONLY will be accepted.  Items must be complete, clean and in working order to be sold in the store.  View Merchandise Donation Guidelines HERE.

Furniture and Appliances – We only accept furniture and appliances in good condition and working properly.  Please call three weeks ahead for a pick-up in Adams County only, or you can drop off furniture between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Saturday.


Monthly Collection Points

1st Saturday 

Kralltown Township 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Cumberland Township Building 9:00 am – 11:30 am

3rd Saturday 

Kralltown Township 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Every Saturday 

Latimore Township Building 10:00 am – 12:00 pm