ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Three times a year, Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful offers residents the opportunity to recycle clothing and textiles. The objective is to keep landfills from being clogged with items that can be recycled to needy families or repurposed. Donations should be in plastic bags. Items accepted in any condition include: clothing, shoes, belts, stuffed animals, purses, bed linens, curtains and draperies, towels, throw rugs and other soft goods.
Donations can be made from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 11th, 2013 at the following 8 shopping center parking lot locations in Winnebago County as well as 1 in Boone County:
ROCKFORD HILANDER LOCATIONS
FORMER HILANDER LOCATION
LOVES PARK LOGLI
BELVIDERE TOWNSHIP BUILDING
8 shopping center parking lot locations in Winnebago County; 1 in Boone County
Additional 2013 KEEP NORTHERN ILLINOIS BEAUTIFUL Clothing Drives will be Saturdays July 13th and October 12th at the same nine locations.