Upcoming Events

  • 13Dec
    Donation Drop Off Time
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • 15Dec
    Donation Drop Off Time
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • 18Dec
    Donation Drop Off Time
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • Share Our Spare
    20Dec
    Donation Drop Off Time
    2:00 pm - 5:30 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • 20Dec
    Open Volunteer Session
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • 21Dec
    Donation Drop Off Time
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • 21Dec
    Open Volunteer Session
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • 29Dec
    Donation Drop Off Time
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • 29Dec
    Open Volunteer Session
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • 5Jan
    Open Volunteer Session
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • 8Jan
    Donation Drop Off Time
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • 8Jan
    Open Volunteer Session
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • 10Jan
    Donation Drop Off Time
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Drop off your new and gently used children’s items (ages 0-5) to help families most in need in Chicago. Right...

  • Share Our Spare: Share Extra Time
    10Jan
    Open Volunteer Session
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • 21Jan
    Open Volunteer Session
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm River West Warehouse

    Volunteer with Share Our Spare! Volunteers age 6+ are welcome. Please click here to sign up: https://bit.ly/2Kw87DU...

  • Share Our Spare 2019 Gala
    16May
    2019 Celebration of Changemakers
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Ritz Carlton Chicago

    Save the date for an extra special evening with Share Our Spare at the Ritz Carlton Chicago. Join us for...

Featured Cause

Share Extra Cheer Holiday Toy Drive
Please join us in making this a special holiday for ALL of Chicago’s children by supporting our annual toy drive. There are a variety of ways to participate:
  • Purchase items from our holiday wish list and have them shipped to the Sharehouse
  • Shop for toys and winter essentials (coats, hats, and mittens) in store and deliver them to the Sharehouse
  • Make a donation to Share Our Spare designated for our holiday program and we will purchase toys on your behalf
Please deliver all toys UNWRAPPED, but you are welcome to decorate the packages with bows and fun holiday wishes! All gifts may be shipped to the Sharehouse at 935 W. Chestnut St. Chicago IL 60642.
The final date for donations is Saturday December 8th!

SHARE OUR SPARE
BY THE NUMBERS

1 out of 3 moms has had
to choose between
diapers and food
for her baby

All donations support
families living below the
federal poverty level* in
Chicago
*$24,250 per year for a family of four

Citywide agency
partners

2596

Volunteer hours logged

Children Served
Since 2015

10286

WE LOVE OUR PARTNERS