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***Please note that as of Jan. 1, 2022, we have placed a temporary hold on accepting mattresses, dressers, desks, sofas and other large furniture items. Please see below for the items we do still need. Please check back for updates. Thank you for your generosity!*** Small dining tables with 4-6 chairs Bed frames -- twin, full, queen End tables Table lamps Floor lamps Lamp shades Coffee tables Area rugs -- cleaned and ready for use Bookshelves Bicycles -- for adults and children

Kitchen & Laundry

Refrigerators Stoves -- gas or electric Washers Dryers Microwaves 2-4 qt. pots Frying pans (please no scratched non-stick surfaces) Cast iron griddles Dishware Flatware Drinking glasses Coffee mugs Coffee makers Baking dishes Toaster ovens Rice cookers
Teapots or electric hot water kettles Spice grinders Thermal carafes or "Air-pots" Electric mixers Blenders Toasters Mixing bowls Measuring cups & spoons Colanders Food processors Cookie/ rimmed baking pans Slow cookers Pressure cookers Table cloths Dish towels & wash cloths Kitchen trash cans Clothes racks (for organizing baby/toddler clothing in our warehouse) Child-sized hangers (for organizing clothing in warehouse) Cleaning supplies: Mops Brooms Dish soap Laundry detergent Kitchen & bathroom cleaners

Bed & Bath

PLEASE LAUNDER ALL ITEMS BEFORE DONATING BED: Sheets - twin, full, queen Blankets -- twin, full, queen Mattress pads -- twin, full, queen Pillows -- new only, please Comforters (no down-filled items, please) -- twin, full, queen Bedspreads -- twin, full, queen BATH: Shower rods Shower curtains & rings Shower curtain liners -- new only, please Bath mats Towels & wash cloths


Sheets -- full size Blankets -- twin, full, queen Mattress pads -- twin, full, queen Pillows -- new only, please Refrigerators Stoves -- gas or elecric Washers Dryers Microwaves Vacuums (preferably bagless) Cast iron griddles Silverware Rice cookers Spice grinders Electric hot water kettles Area rugs -- vacuumed and free of stains or ground-in grime Infant car seats -- wiped down and less than 4 years old Toddler car seats -- wiped down and less than 4 years old Cribs -- less than 8 years old Clothes racks and child-size hangers for organizing children's clothing in our warehouse

Baby & Toddler

PLEASE LAUNDER OR WIPE DOWN ALL ITEMS BEFORE DONATING ***As of January 1, 2022, we have temporarily stopped accepting baby & toddler clothing, toys and most baby equipment, unless it is listed below. Please check back in March for updates. Thank you for your generosity! Diapers -- especially sizes 4, 5, 6 Baby cribs -- must be less than 8 years old Crib mattress sheets Baby blankets Infant & toddler car seats -- must be less than 4 years old & accident-free Toddler booster seats -- must be less than 4 years old & accident-free High chairs Strollers, full-size Booster seats for kitchen table Portable cribs & crib sheets Baby & toddler dishes, bowls, cups, flatware Children's books -- especially in Spanish or French Child-sized hangers (for organizing baby clothes in our warehouse)

Items We Do Not Accept

Shoes & clothing (except for babies & toddlers) King-size beds & bedding Oversized furniture of any kind (our families generally live in small spaces) Waterbeds China cabinets & hutches Large entertainment centers Large executive-style desks Sleeper sofas Futons Down-filled comforters Specialty kitchen appliances (ice cream makers, etc.) Specialty serving pieces (cake stands, punch bowls, etc.) Stained, chipped or cracked dishware Stemware Cookware with damaged non-stick surfaces Unusual bakeware (springform pans, ring molds, cookie cutters, etc.) Barware (martini shakers, strainers, etc.) Coolers and thermos bottles Storage containers with missing lids Used pillows Bed skirts & shams Curtains Medical equipment Breast pumps Wall hangings & picture frames Stuffed animals Books for adults Athletic equipment (tennis rackets, golf clubs, etc.) Pet care items Automotive items Outdoor furniture Lawnmowers & outdoor tools/equipment Construction supplies (tools, paint, brushes, drywall, etc.) Collectibles (e.g. dolls, figurines, model cars, etc.)


We accept new or clean/laundered, gently-used household goods as well as baby and toddler items.  For a list of needed items, please click on the links on this page.  

We kindly ask for pictures of any items you wish to donate so we can evaluate size and condition.  We reserve the right to turn down any item we cannot use.  Thank you for your generosity and understanding.  

Pick up is available for donors living in the Champaign-Urbana area.  To reach us, click on the link below or email iscu2day@gmail.com.


Families in need of household goods or baby and toddler items, please click on link below or email iscu2day@gmail.com.