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Note: Please DO NOT mail shoes to SWANCC's office.

All Shoes:
Share Your Soles
11201 S Cottage Grove 2nd Floor, Chicago
(708) 448-4469
Donates gently used shoes to people in need around the world. Check website for donation sites or email
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A for-profit textile recycling company which recycles most donations as secondhand clothing. The remainder is recycled as
polishing cloths or converted into fiber to be remade into recycled textile products. Shoes in any condition are also
accepted. See website to find a collection bin.

Village of Barrington Hills
Village Hall
112 Algonquin Rd, Barrington Hills
(847) 551-3000
24-hour drop-off.
Hosted by Prairieland.  All shoes, in any condition, except heavy winter boots, roller blades and ice skates. Please
rubberband or tie laces to keep pairs together.  Bin located in west lobby

Village of Glenview
2500 E. Lake Avenue
The Village of Glenview has partnered with USAgain to offer a drop-off bin at the Village Hall for recycling all types of
shoes. Both still-wearable shoes and worn out or damaged shoes are accepted for recycling. Village Hall is open from 8:00
am till 5:00 pm Monday - Friday.

Athletic Shoes:
Nike’s Reuse-a-Shoe program recycles worn-out athletic shoes into material used in sports surfaces and playgrounds.
Learn more about the Nike Reuse-A-Shoe program and school and business shoe collections.  Find drop-off locations at
You can also mail your athletic shoes straight to Nike

Shoes - Matchmaker Organizations:
This program helps people who need only one or different-sized shoes:
National Odd Shoe Exchange
POB 1120
Chandler, AZ 85244-1120
(480) 892-3484
Exchange accepts unworn shoes, boots, socks and laces. See website for mailing instructions.

Updated 7/20/2017

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