Donate Surplus

CCRx accepts donations of clean, safe + working surplus that would be suitable for Chicago teachers, cultural workers, and non-profits.  All donations are tax-deductible.


We request that all donations be sorted, bundled and packed in closed, labeled boxes.  No plastic bags, no open containers.


What do we take?  See our list of Most Wanted Items.

Schedule a Drop-Off Appointment at our Warehouse, 2124 W. 82nd Place in Chicago.  Hours are Wednesdays + Saturdays, 10 - 2; Thursdays + Fridays, 2 - 6pm.   

Need to schedule a Pick-up or a Pack-up?

Fill in our Donation Inquiry Form.  We'll get back to you as soon as possible to schedule something! 


Pick-up fees are based on the size and proximity of your materials.  The fee generally works out as follows:

$30-50 / car

$175 / for van pick-up

$275+ for truck pick-ups

Pack-up services are available for an additional charge.

Click here for other Local Resources for donating + creative reuse

Want to do more?  Hold a Green Out! Donation Drive at your business, school or organization.

Questions? Email us at