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Furnishing hope to Northern Illinois since 1986.

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Open Mon.-Fri. 9am-3pm, Sat. 9am-Noon

5111 Chase Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60515

Together, we furnish hope…

Open for donations Mon.-Fri. 9am-3pm, Saturdays 9am-Noon.

Transforming Our Warehouse Into A Toy Land!

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Make A Lifetime of Difference This Giving Tuesday

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Tickets Sell Out Fast, So Don’t Miss Out On This Family Event!

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Warm up that treadmill and Train for Family Time Groovin’ in 2020

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Sharing Connections Named “2019 Inspirational Not-For-Profit”

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On The Road with Sharing Connections in West Chicago.

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2019 ARCO/Murray-Sharing Connections Golf Outing a Big Success.

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Giving Initiatives

Giving ‍to ‍a ‍non-profit ‍of ‍your ‍choice ‍should ‍be ‍easy, ‍secure ‍and ‍fast! ‍That ‍is ‍why ‍we ‍worked ‍hard ‍to ‍help ‍make ‍sure ‍you ‍have ‍many ‍options ‍to ‍choose ‍from.

It began with one crib…

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Share Your Time

From sofa and loveseats to dressers and tables - and don’t forget the dishes, lamps, chairs and more. Visit this area to see what you might have that can go direct to a family.

Furnished hope to more than 119,558 individuals since 1986.

Over 15,000 beds and cribs were provided to children for a safe place to sleep - many for the first time - YOU furnished hope.

‍“I ‍furnish ‍hope ‍by ‍believing ‍that ‍everyone ‍deserves ‍to ‍eat ‍at ‍a ‍table ‍and ‍sleep ‍in ‍a ‍bed…” ‍

‍- ‍Leeanne ‍McGrath, ‍Founder

Founder of Sharing Connections, 1986

Community Driven. Volunteer Powered.


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Team Hope…

Sorting donations, working with families and even helping prepare furniture - we do it all and need you to make it happen. Great options for free time, work & school credit hours and community service. We have great options for groups too! Take a moment and explore how you can make a real impact for real families in your spare time.

There is hope…

Sharing Connections staff and volunteers are dedicated to helping individuals and families in crisis providing needed furniture, household items, clothing and more. 

Partnering With Professionals In The Community

We are proud to partner with over 200 agencies and organizations through direct partnerships with over 550 individual case managers, social workers and counselors throughout Northern Illinois.

Together, We Furnish Hope.

Sharing Connections - 5111 Chase Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515 - 630.971.0565 - Fax 630-971-9594 -

Business Hours: Monday-Friday: 9am-3pm, Saturday: 9am-Noon, Sunday: Closed

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Furnished hope to more than 119,558 individuals since 1986.