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Conveniently located at:

Rockford: 4665 Hydraulic Rd., east of South Alpine, south of Harrison Ave.

Open 2-5 p.m. Tuesdays; 9-Noon Saturdays, except in weather emergency

To Volunteer at Rockford Call 815-637-1343

Roscoe: 13125 N. 2nd St., north of McCurry

Open 9-Noon Saturdays only, except in weather emergency

To Volunteer at Roscoe  Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot  or call 815-637-1343

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Christmas Tree Recycling

January 1-15

Please remove all ornaments, stands, lights, bags, etc.

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All donated trees chipped into free mulch!

photo (2)Is your clothing donation in that parking lot bin really going to a charity?

Whitney Martin, 23 WIFR news anchor, recently reported on those bins popping up in parking lots that may not be getting donations to a charity they’d like you to think they are.





2015-04-02 ED Luncheon Louv (41)

2015 Earth Day speaker, author Richard Louv, with Environmental Steward award winner Karen M. Herdklotz, founder of Hoo Haven of Durand, and her husband Steve, along with Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Executive Director Lori Gummow.

April 7, 2016   Save the Date!

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Earth Day Awards Luncheon

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Giovanni’s Restaurant and Convention Center

610 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL

Keynote Speaker and Awards Presentations to be announced in 2016