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Share Our Spare will be picking up donations in the Western Suburb – East including Oak Park, River Forest, Western Springs, La Grange, Burr Ridge, Hinsdale and Western Suburbs – West areas of Naperville, Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Elmhurst, Westmont, Downers Grove, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn between the hours of 10am-2:30pm. Register here to reserve your pick up slot for that day. Please note you will not have a scheduled time given that our route could change as additional pick ups are added. Please only register if you will be available during the entire pick up window or if you are able to leave your donations on a porch or other covered area.
Share Our Spare has been working to update our procedures to ensure donor and staff safety in the wake of COVID-19. We will be instituting a no-contact pickup procedure until further notice. On the day of your pickup our truck driver will call you when he arrives at your location, please move any donations to the curb or front porch at this time if not there already. Our truck driver will then load your donations into the truck while wearing gloves and a mask, while maintaining social distancing. If you are feeling ill or have come in contact with anyone who has COVID-19 please contact us to reschedule your pickup. Please were a mask and practice social distancing as well. If you have any questions please feel free to email email@example.com.
Your $25 pick up fee helps us cover the cost of our van, gas and staff time. Thank you for your generous support!
If you need to cancel your pickup please do so at least 48 hours in advance of the day. You can do so by emailing our Program Coordinator Jorey at firstname.lastname@example.org. After 48 hours we will no longer be able to refund you your $25 pickup fee. Thank you for your cooperation.
Helpful notes for donation pick ups:
Make sure to double check the list of items we accept on our website. Share Our Spare does not accept cribs, car seats or furniture.
The Share Our Spare driver is unable to enter your home to collect donations. Please make sure to bring everything outside in a covered, accessible area.
If the pick up times are all reserved or this day doesn’t work for you, don’t worry we’ll be back soon! You can also check our website to checkout drop off times at the Sharehouse at 935 W Chestnut Street, Chicago 60642.