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Free clothing closets, furniture, and school supplies Kane County Illinois.

Find where to get free stuff such as clothes, school supplies, household furniture, and appliances Kane County Illinois. Several organizations, such as churches and charities, help low income families and people with no or little money for items they need. Get free clothes or furniture near you in Kane County.

The priority of the charities and church that give out free goods is on satisfying basic needs. They may operate clothing closets, free furniture banks and low cost thrift stores in the community. The items generally available will change throughout the year, but stuff is given out year round.

For example, during the winter season the clothing closets will usually free winter coats, boots and similar stuff. During the fall, Kane County families will receive items such as free back to school supplies, book bags or backpacks. What is offered year round will generally include clothes, boots, shoes, furniture such as beds, couches or mattresses and work uniforms. There are also appliances offered such as a washer/dryer, refrigerator, or other items. Or new parents will get help for newborns or babies, and look here for free baby stuff near you.

Free stuff in Kane County and where it is available

Redeemer Fellowship
1125 Oak Street, St. Charles, IL 60174. Telephone number is (630) 584-8750
The site may have maternity clothes. There are also items for men, women and children's from the clothing closet, or get free birthday toys and more. Sometimes the location will even have car seats and other types of household items. The items will usually be gently used, but in otherwise good condition.

PATH Crisis Center
The non-profit gives referrals to programs that help low-income families, seniors and the disabled in Kane County. Whether free clothes for a job or school backpacks for kids, or furniture or electronics such as a iPad or tablet, free stuff is available from the service. Or look here for details on free tablet with EBT.

St. John United Church of Christ
The community closet is at 309 5th Street, Aurora, IL 60505. Dial (630) 892-1932 for hours.
The charity has a free clothing center and furniture bank. They will give out belts, pants, winter hats, shoes for students, books, and much more may be offered. The Kane County furniture center will have second hand goods, such as a kitchen table, couch, lamp, bed for a kid and similar goods.




The Warehouse Church
Location is 308 East Galena Boulevard, Aurora, IL 60505. Telephone number is (630) 859-0600
Shoes and other forms of clothes may be available. Underwear, socks, winter coats for kids or seniors in Kane County, and even sleeping bags for the homeless are offered.

Sharing Connections
5111 Chase Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515. Phone: (630) 971-0565
This is a free furniture bank that serves the region. Qualified low income families, including the elderly or single mothers, can get free household furnishing. Find gently used (or in rare cases) beds, tables, desks, kitchen tables, computers for students or adult workers or even appliances. Other items may be offered too such as mattresses, couches, lamps and more.

Batavia Interfaith
431 N Raddant Rd, Batavia, IL 60510. Call (630) 406-0036
Can provide gently used clothing to the economically disadvantaged of Batavia. There are limits. Some of the goods available can include, but are not limited to, linens, shoes, winter coats and a small amount of housewares.

St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) Pantry of St. Mary Catholic Church
Address: 123 S County Line Rd, Maple Park, IL 60151. Phone: (815) 827-3205 or call (815) 301-2634
The clothing closet may have toys, donated clothing, and a wide array of other household items. A number of other social services are also available, such as referrals to financial aid, vouchers for free personal stuff and more. There is also low cost or free furniture such as beds, sofas and more.

Salvation Army - There are three main centers. Numerous social services and assistance programs are administered in Kane County. These three locations are some of the leading non-profit social service groups in Kane County. Assistance programs include free back to school supplies and toys for kids, diapers, financial aid, backpacks, and more. Winter coats for children and work attire for job seekers may also be offered. More on Salvation Army assistance programs in Kane County.





  • Address is 316 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120, call (847) 741-2304
  • Another thrift store/clothing center is at 550 Redwood Dr, Aurora, IL 60506, call (630) 897-7265
  • Carpentersville Service Center, 150 South Kennedy Drive, in the Meadowdale Mall, Carpentersville, IL 60110, telephone number is (847) 428-5138

Willow Creek Community Church
Main address is 67 East Algonquin Road, South Barrington, IL 60010. dial (847) 765-5000

Wayside Cross Ministries
215 E New York St, Aurora, IL 60505. Phone: (630) 892-4239
The charity has a free clothing closet, voucher program, and even work uniforms (medical, construction, etc) for employment needs.

St. Vincent de Paul (SVDP) Thrift Store
Programs are offered in Kane County too. The Society of St. Vincent De Paul Thrift Store, including free vouchers, offer the general public access to new or gently used donated clothing and household items. Shoes, boots, hats, backpacks and more are offered. Locations may even have furniture, such as baby cribs for sale.

  • Address is 213 Main Street, West Chicago, Illinois 60185, dial (630) 562-4801
  • Or stop by the center at 1014 North Farnsworth, Aurora, IL 60505, dial (630) 820-5370

St. Patrick Catholic Church
Address is 6N491 Crane Road, Saint Charles, IL 60175. Call (630) 338-8270
Clothing vouchers, a general furniture provision, food, financial assistance and more is available at this charity. However the focus is on given away free stuff to low-income families, seniors and single parents (including moms) in Kane County.

St. John Neumann Catholic Church
Address is 2900 East Main Street, Saint Charles, IL 60174. Phone (630) 375-7746
This charity is an all volunteer non-profit organization that offers temporary one-time assistance in a variety of forms. Programs include free gasoline and food vouchers, assistance with bills and more. The thrift store and clothing closet can provide Kane County families with furniture and clothing vouchers for their West Chicago and Geneva stores. Referrals and offered too.




Community Crisis Center -Thrift Shop
37 S Geneva St, Elgin, IL 60120. Main phone: (847) 742-4088 or dial (847) 695-2662
Furniture, which is gently used but affordable, will be for sale. The non-profit runs a clothing center for women, children, and qualified families. Free school items, work uniforms, winter jackets and other clothing items may all be distributed for free or low cost.

CHIP IN Batavia
335 W. Wilson St., Batavia, IL. The address is
They focus on homeless people, both adults and youth. Free clothes, boots, hygiene kits, and more is given away.


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