Feeling in the Giving Mood? Stop by These Donation Locations

Several businesses are running food, clothing and toy drives during the month of December. Help us compile a comprehensive list!

Lisle Savings Bank accepts canned and dry goods all year round at their and locations. Donations go to the in Woodridge.



: gently-used, clean coats will benefit the in Downers Grove. (Sharing Connections is also accepting new toys and gift cards.)

: The People’s Resource Center of DuPage County will benefit from , boots, hats, scarves and mittens.


, , and are collecting toy donations for Toys for Tots. 48th District Rep. Michael Connelly is pairing with the Marine Corps to collect Toys for Tots donations at his office, 24W500 Maple Avenue, Suite 213 in Naperville.

is accepting monetary donations to benefit the Toys for Tots literacy program.


All of the above
launched its on Monday night. (Toys must be unwrapped.) Items will go to Bishop Paul Hall’s Community Center in Chicago.


Christmas Lights Collections
The is pairing with Elgin Recycling to old Christmas lights. Or, drop them off at the through Feb. 2. Proceeds from recycled lights will benefit the .

Karlie Baker December 01, 2011 at 01:18 PM
Hey, everyone! I'm looking to add to this list, so if you know a business, group or resident who's sponsoring a collection, you can comment here or email me the info to add to the article at karlie@patch.com.


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