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URGENT NEED: Winter Boots

Our need for warm winter boots is critical, and we are asking for your help. The shelves are bare for men’s boots sizes 8-11. We also have great need for women’s boots, sizes 6-9.

In Person Drop-Off

Donations of boots can be dropped off in-person at Carpenter’s Place between 8:00am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.

You can also can drop off boots at the following locations:

Rockford Bank & Trust

  • 4571 Guilford Road, Rockford, IL 61107
  • 308 W. State Street, Suite 100, Rockford, IL 61101

Field Fastener

  • 9883 N. Alpine Road, Machesney Park, IL (just north of the Target on 173)

If you would like to help but don’t have time to shop for boots, you can make a monetary donation specifying “Warm Winter Boots” and your donation will go directly to fund this need.


Amazon is a popular and effective way for us to receive in-kind donations. If you too LOVE Amazon, we have a couple tips for the next time you buy.
Adding ‘smile’ brings you to AmazonSmile. It is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. We hope you’ll choose Carpenter’s Place during the set-up process. The best part is, you can use your existing Amazon account. Super seamless!

CHOOSE: gift option at check-out
Choosing ‘gift option’ at check-out let’s us know who sent the package. Using this option to ship directly to Carpenter’s Place allows us to know who to thank for the generous donation!

SHIP TO: Carpenter’s Place
Attn: Donations
1149 Railroad Ave.
Rockford, IL 61104

Special shout out to our friends at Rockford Bank & Trust and Field Fastener for helping with our warm winter boot collection. Community partners like this help make our work possible!



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