Donate New or Gently used Winter Items at Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex

Donate winter apparel to children who are homeless or in low-income situations.  The Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex (200 Lindsey Ln.) will serve as a pop-up location for the Cradles to Crayons Chicago “Gear Up for Winter” event on Saturday, October 19, from 10:00 am-1:00 pm. 

Most needed items needed are: 

  • New or Gently Used:
    • Winter Coats and Warm Clothing (sizes newborn to adult medium)
    • Winter Boots (sizes infant/toddler 5 to adult 10)
    • Infant Toys and Toys for 7-12 Year Olds
    • Baby Board Books
  • Only New:
    • Pajamas (sizes 2T to adult medium)

There are a total of 55 Chicagoland locations that are participating in the drive and can be found here.

Cradles to Crayons provides children from birth through age 12, living in homeless or low-income situations, with the essential items they need to thrive - at home, at school and at play. We supply these items free of charge by engaging and connecting communities that have with communities that need.