The Innovative Organizer, LLC recommends these local Goodwill Store & Donation Centers:
1420 Illinois Route 59
Bartlett, IL 60103
260 Randall Rd
South Elgin, IL 60177
Charity Pickup Service The pickup service for Purple Heart, Vietnam Vets, and local charities in Chicagoland, NW Indiana, and Cleveland. Accepts gently used clothing, shoes, and household items, including small furniture items a single driver can carry. Cannot accept large furniture, appliances, computers, or TVs. Schedule your donation pickup online or call 1-877-33-REUSE.
Wayne Township Clothes Closet, 27W031 North Ave., West Chicago, IL 60185. 630-231-7140. Open 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Accepts donations of new and gently used adult and children’s clothing and shoes, household items and small electronics.
The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago Schedule a pick up online for clothing, furniture, and household items. Visit their website for a list of acceptable items.
Sharing Connections in Downers Grove, IL distributes donated furniture and household items to those in need. They accept mattresses, sofas, love seats, and other furniture and will pick up within a specified radius.
ReStore, part of Habitat for Humanity, has 825 locations in the US and Canada. Donate new and gently-used furniture, home accessories, building materials, home improvement goods, and appliances. These items are sold to the public well below the retail price and proceeds are used by local Habitat for Humanity affiliates to build and renovate homes. Check with your local store for hours and acceptable items.
Locally, The Innovative Organizer recommends
800 North State St
Elgin, IL 60123