Clothing Drive

The next Clothing Drive is
Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.,
at all Schnuck Markets
and at the Belvidere Township Building.

Donated items may be in any condition, wearable or not. Items included are:

  • men’s, women’s and children’s apparel,
  • coats,
  • hats
  • shoes
  • pants
  • shirts
  • blouses
  • dresses
  • backpacks
  • towels
  • curtains
  • bathmats
  • Stuffed toys
  • bedding and pillows

Items should be placed in plastic bags and securely tied. Shoes should be placed together in same the same bag.

Bagged clothing may also be dropped off at the Roscoe Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Centers on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to Noon and at the Rockford Center, 4665 Hydraulic Dr., on Tuesdays 3 – 6 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. to Noon.

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful has collected, processed and forwarded to third-world countries more than 3.24 million pounds of clothing since 1999.  Over 4,500 area households participated in the three Clothing Drives this year.

Clothing items are collected and shipped immediately to a supplier in Milwaukee who processes all items within 30 days of our collection date. Clothing is sent to areas of the United States as well as Africa, Asia, Central America and South America.

For Information on How to Volunteer
Call our Volunteer Coordinator at 815-637-1343

Last Update: 10/20/14