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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.



Any gently used clothing for men, women, and children

  • 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

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.

Clean, gently used professional clothing and accessories for men and women

  • 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


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