Share Your Stuff

You can help by sharing your new and like-new children’s items.

We accept new and gently used baby items for children age 0-5. Donations can be dropped off at our River West warehouse located here.

Please click here for our calendar of drop off dates.

Each item donated to Share Our Spare is inspected with the greatest of care to make sure it is free of stains and holes and that all baby gear is clean and ready to use. It is with your help that we are able to ensure that every item distributed meets our quality standards and makes every child feel deserving and dignified.

Share Our Spare is happy to accept the following NEW or GENTLY USED items:

NEW OR GENTLY USED: NEW / UNUSED ITEMS
  • All Clothing and Outerwear (ages 0-5T)
  • Baby Carriers
  • Baby Swings
  • Blankets (Stroller or Swaddle Size)
  • Bundle Me
  • Exercsaucers
  • High Chairs
  • Play Mats/ Activity Gyms
  • Strollers
  • Books
  • Diapers (all sizes)
  • Baby Soap and Lotion
  • Bottles
  • Burp Cloths/Bibs
  • Diaper Cream
  • Pacifiers
  • Socks (0-5T)
  • Wipes
  • Small Educational Toys
WE NO LONGER ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING ITEMS DUE TO SAFETY CONCERNS
  • Bath tubs
  • Babyproofing
  • Bedding
  • Bottle/Wipe warmers
  • Car Seats
  • Changing Pads/Covers
  • Pack and Plays/Crips
  • Diaper pails
  • Formula
  • Nursery Décor
  • Nursing items
  • Potty Seats

In addition to items your family has outgrown many of our most needed items are purchased through our online registry from our generous donors.

Please visit here to see our list.

Share Our Spare also works with corporations throughout the greater Chicago area. If interested in partnering with us please email: info@shareourspare.org

Our In-Kind Tax Receipt can be found here.

Donation Drop Off Day