9 a.m. – Noon
- Rockford: Rockford Recycle Center 4665 Hydraulic Road, 61109
- Roscoe: Roscoe Recycle Center, 13125 North Second Street, 61073
- Additional locations to be announced in the Spring
Thanks to our Fall 2017 Site Sponsors
Advanced Disposal, Roscoe
First National Bank & Trust — Rockton, Roscoe, Winnebago
Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Rockford
Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Rockford
St. John’s UCC Church, Belvidere
100FM, Rockford’s Greatest Hits (Mid-West Family Broadcasting)
23 WIFR Gray Television, Inc.
The Rock River Times
Volunteers–this event would not happen without you!
Call 815-637-1343 during business hours with any questions.
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful has collected nearly 4 million pounds of clothing since 1999
Wearable items will be sorted locally by our partner, to be redistributed or sold in the U.S. or developing nations.
Items no longer suitable for wear are re-purposed into fiberfill products such as carpet padding, polishing cloths, or automotive trunk linings.
Thousands of local households participate in the Clothing Drives each year.
Donated items should be placed in plastic bags and securely tied.
Shoes should be placed together in same the same bag.
Clean, dry items accepted, wearable or not, include:
Men’s, Women’s and Children’s Apparel
Shoes (may rubber band or tie pairs together)
Backpacks, Soft-sided Luggage, Purses, Briefcases
Bathmats, Throw Rugs
Bed linens and Pillows (no mattresses)
Rag Stock — Stained or Torn Items
Bagged clothing may also be dropped off during regular hours at Roscoe and Rockford Recycle Centers.