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Here are some of our local partners in Champaign. We all work together to provide for those in the community who are in need. Please help all of us to provide for those who cannot:

  • Benchmark Computers
    At 1403 E. Washington in Urbana, they accept electronics and monitors for a $7.00 fee. Please call (217) 367-9716 for more details.
  • Courage Connection
    The center sits at 508 E Church St. in Champaign and can be reached at (217) 352-7151. They gladly accept toiletries for women/children, health/beauty products, office supplies, food, kitchen items, and landscaping supplies.
  • D’s Appliances
    Found at 108 E. University in Champaign, their phone number is (217) 352-3438. They accept working and non-working appliances, offering a $20 pick-up service. Please call ahead.
  • Mack’s Twin City Recycling
    There are two locations in Urbana to help you:Twin City Recycling
    2808 N Lincoln Ave.
    (217) 328-2100
    This location recycles computers, ferrous and non-ferrous metal recycling, cardboard recycling and buys old vehicles.Mack’s Auto Recycling
    1309 E Kerr
    (217) 367-6219
    This location takes used auto and truck parts and buys old vehicles.
  • Mervis Recycling
    Located at 302 S. Market St. in Champaign, their phone number is (217) 352-4707 and they accept scrap metal and appliances without Freon.
  • Preservation and Conservation Association (PACA)
    The PACA is located at 44 E. Washington St. in Champaign and can be contacted at (217) 359-7222. They accept architectural details and building materials from the early 1900’s.
  • Salvation Army
    This organization takes clothes, household items and furniture. There are three locations in Champaign:

2212 North Market Street
(217) 373-7825

109 West John Street
(217) 351-0952

502 North Prospect Avenue
(217) 954-1001

  • TIMES Center
    This center at 70 E Washington in Champaign can be reached at (217) 239-4637 and gives aid to the homeless male community. They accept men’s clothes, sheets, blankets, toiletries, books and food.
  • Empty Tomb
    A Christian-based resource center for those in need. They accept clothes, furniture, and household items at their center at 301 N 4th St in Champaign. Please give them a call: (217)356-2262.
  • Restoration Urban Ministries
    A Christian organization offering aid to individuals and families in need, they accept in-season clothing, food/household items and cleaning supplies. Their center is located at 1213 Parkland Ct. in Champaign and can be reached at (217)355-2662.
  • The I.D.E.A. Store
    You can find them on the 2nd floor of 28 E. Springfield Ave. in Champaign. There is not a whole lot they WON’T take, but it doesn’t hurt to call first to be sure: (217)352-7878.
  • Salt and Light
    Located at 1512 W. Anthony Dr. in Champaign, this Christian organization accepts clothes, household items, and some furniture. Give them a call at (217) 355-5654.
  • Goodwill
    A local charity that accepts donations of clothes and household items. They can be found at 912 W Anthony Dr in Champaign and can be reached at (217) 359-9729.
  • Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County & ReStore Facebook
    Show your support and become a fan on Facebook! This will open up your communication to the wider, local Habitat community at large in Champaign County.
  • University of Illinois Habitat for Humanity Student Chapter
    Check out this website to keep up-to-date with our campus partners.
  • ReStore on YouTube 
    Take a peek in our ReStore at 119 E. University in Champaign
  • Habitat for Humanity International
    Visit this website to see the larger connection our local affiliate feeds into. This site can show you the benefits of Habitat for Humanity on a global basis.
  • Habitat for Humanity University
    Learn about building techniques, how to use tools, and many other useful construction tips.
  • United Way of Champaign County
    A local fund that funnels community money into local charities.
  • Tools for Organizations
    Located in New Mexico, this company offers administrative tools and assistance in providing web exposure and assistance to mission-based and non-profit organizations. .