Spring into Cleaning While Helping Your Local Charities


Spring is finally here after what feels like a long winter. With warm weather upon us, it’s a great time to do some spring cleaning and get rid of any clothing, furniture, decorative items, etc that you have outgrown or no longer need. Here is a list of great charities that will take your items and get them in the hands of people who could use them.


Home 2 Home Project

Based in La Grange, this great organization provides furniture and other household items to families in need as they transition into a new home.



Amvets of Illinois

Amvets is amazing organization that provides services for our veterans. Get on their call list so and they will schedule a pick-up of your household items, clothing, toys, etc.



Sharing Connections

Another amazing charity that provides for families that are at or below the poverty level. You can drop of your item at their warehouse in Downers Grove 6 days a week or they will schedule a pick-up for your larger items.



Chicago Furniture Bank

This charity provides furniture and household goods to people transitioning into supportive housing. The warehouse for dropping off donations is in Chicago or you can also submit a request for a pick-up.