If you see something on the list below that you wish to donate, or if your office or organization would like to host a donation drive, please contact the Lincoln Park Community Shelter. LPCS cannot pick up donations; please call (773) 549-6111, ext. 216 to schedule a donation drop off.
If you have items to donate that we cannot accept, visit www.lincolnparkconnect.com to find an organization in need of donations. Thank you!
Items needed ASAP:
- Shaving Razors
- Underwear - men's and women's
- Dish Soap
- Dishwasher Soap
- Pocket Calendars
Other Needed Items:
Small Boxes of Chicken Broth
Glucose Strips (Bayer, Contour Model)
- Cough Syrup
- Daytime Non-Drowsy Flu Relief
- Bacitracin Ointment
Large Mixing Bowls
Cleaning & Household Supplies
Murphy's Oil Soap
Stainless Steel Cleaner
Spray Disinfectant (Lysol)
Small Denomination Gift Cards (CVS, Walgreens, Costco)
New Men's Dress Socks (Black or Tan)
Briefcases or other professional bags
We are no longer accepting clothing donations.
If you are interested in donating clothing, here are some great options:
Social Service Centers (Free clothing to clients)
Sarah’s Circle (Women’s clothing only; Uptown)
Bottomless Closet (Women’s professional clothing; near north/Gold Coast)
Elam Davies Social Service Center (Downtown)
Goldie’s Place (Lincoln Square)
Nearly New Shop (St. Vincent DePauls; Lincoln Park)
Brown Elephant (Lakeview/Wrigleyville)
Thank you so much to everyone who has supported the LPCS Clothing Closet in the past.
We greatly appreciate all of your generosity!