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Goodwill Industries
1551 N Dryden Ave, Arlington Heights
(847) 670-7311
Drop-off only; no pickup service is available. Also accepts computer equipment and peripherals (including monitors), TVs
(working and non-working, no consoles), small appliances, toys, musical instruments, clothing, furniture in good condition,
home décor, books and movies (DVD and VHS). No mattresses or box springs.
Not all Goodwill stores accept TVs. Please call before dropping off items to ascertain what items are being accepted.

The Recyclery Collective
7628 N Paulina, Chicago
(773) 262-5900
Operates educational programs and donates bikes to those in need. Call first to donate used bikes, bike parts, tools, office
supplies and old t-shirts (for rags).

Salvation Army
1035 E. Rand Rd, Arlington Heights
6715 W Dempster, Morton Grove
4335 Oakton, Skokie
Also accepts clothing, household goods, musical instruments (no pianos or organs), books, working television sets (flat
screens only), working computers and flat screen monitors (must be complete units and less than 5 years old), furniture in
good condition (no rips, stains or pet hair) and appliances in good working condition only. Not all stores accept all items
(e.g., TVs). Call (773) 477-1300 for questions about acceptable donations or to schedule bulk pickups.

West Town Bikes
2459 W Division, Chicago
(773) 772-4870
Donate old bikes to fund and support youth bike programming in Chicago area. Call to arrange drop-off or request a

Working Bikes Cooperative
Provides bikes to charity organizations in Chicagoland area, and ships bikes to countries in which they are the primary
mode of transportation. Drop-off sites include:

Village Cycle Sport
1326 N Rand Rd, Arlington Heights
(847) 398-1650

Wheel & Sprocket
1027 Davis St, Evanston
(847) 864-7660

Dan Thompson’s House
2518 W Lake Ave, Glenview
(847) 998-0647

Glenview Cycle
1011 Harlem Ave, Glenview
(847) 998-5900

Phil Kaplan’s House
1527 Sheridan Rd, Highland Park
(847) 433-2453
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Trek Bicycle Store
1925 Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park
(847) 433-8735

RRB Cycles
562 Green Bay Rd, Kenilworth
(847) 251-7878
RRB’s Facebook

Gary VanDeVusse
1802 Wood Lane, Mount Prospect
(847) 299-4121

L.L. Bean, The Arboretum of South Barrington
100 W Higgins Rd, South Barrington
(888) 552-5548

Green Bay Cycles
999 Green Bay Rd, Winnetka
(847) 446-7433

Working Bikes also accepts donations of bike parts at its warehouse/shop facility at 2434 S Western Ave any time
during normal business hours, 12-7pm Wednesday and Thursday, 12-5 pm Friday and Saturday. To arrange to have
your donated bicycles collected, call during business hours at (773) 847–5440, ext. 2.

Bike Chains and Inner Tubes:
Alchemy Goods
Upcycles bicycle inner tubes, into useful products. Contact Recycling Coordinator via website.

Resource Revival
Resource Revival recycles bike chains to create new products. See website for locations and mail-in information.

Updated 09-12-18

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