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Non-Cash Donations

Catholic Charities accepts donations of non-perishable food, clothing, and personal hygiene items.
Donations may be dropped off at the St. Vincent Center at 721 N. LaSalle Street, Monday - Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or at our Regional Offices.

 

 Clothing
CATHOLIC CHARITIES EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE CLOTHING ROOMS

PLEASE DONATE:
Any gently used clothing for men, women, and children

URGENTLY NEEDED:
  • Mens clothing, especially khakis, work boots, golf/polo shirts
  • Winter clothing including coats, hats, gloves, scarves, boots, and warm sweaters
  • Personal hygiene items such as soap, shampoo, lotions
DONATIONS can be dropped off at 721 N. LaSalle St. and at any of our Regional Offices

MARY’S CLOSET
A program of Catholic Charities that offers professional attire and job readiness consultation to men and women as they are seeking employment or beginning their jobs.

PLEASE DONATE:
Clean, gently used professional clothing and accessories for men and women

URGENTLY NEEDED:
  • Men’s suits, dress shirts, ties, belts and shoes, especially in big and tall sizes
  • Women’s suits sizes 16 and larger, dress blouses, hosiery, and shoes size 9.5 and up



 Food

Donations of non-perishable items can be brought to 721 N. LaSalle and our Regional Offices.

The items that are most needed include:
  • Mac & Cheese
  • Soup
  • Vegetables
  • Fruit
  • Peanut butter
  • Pancake Mix
  • Pancake Syrup
  • Juice
  • Jelly
  • Tuna
  • Egg Noodles
  • Spaghetti
  • Dry Beans
  • Cooking Oil
  • Peanut Butter

 Personal Care Items

Accepted at 721 N. LaSalle and at our Regional Offices.

Personal Care Wish List
  • Shampoo
  • Toothpaste/toothbrush
  • Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Lotion
  • Feminine hygiene products
 Household Items
For all furniture donations please contact Don Migler at (708) 832-2425 or Sharon Love (312) 655-7719.

Household Items needed
  • Apartment sized furniture
  • Small table with 1-2 chairs
  • Twin bed
  • Twin sheets
  • Twin Comforters
  • Lamps
  • Coffee pots
  • Plates
  • Pots/pans 
  • Toiletries
  • Bath towels