Clothing Drop Box

Clothing Donation Drop Boxes are distributed throughout Jackson County as a convenient place for you to donate clean and usable clothing.

  1. Bald Knob Road and Illinois 127 in Alto Pass.
  2. Leady Feed Store 10747 IL 127 south in Murphysboro.
  3. START Parking Lot at 20 N. 13th St. in Murphysboro.
  4. A parking lot on corner of 22nd and Walnut Streets in Murphysboro.
  5. Weach Oil vacant lot next to car wash at Ninth and Walnut streets in Murphysboro.
  6. Lot between 17 and 18th streets across from the old $2 Bill's store in Murphysboro.
  7. Great Shapes parking lot on US 51 south in Carbondale.
  8. Nieman Flooring lot IL 13 and Nieman Road east of Murphysboro.


START is looking for the following in-kind donations:

  • Entertainment Items for Clients - Bingo Set, Ping Pong Table and Equipment, Band Instruments, and Small Gifts for Holidays (photo albums, bath products, games, etc.).
  • Computer Items for Clients - Computers for Home Use, Printers and Supplies, Computer Desks, Software ( keyboarding, educational, games), and Digital Camera.
  • Job Training Items for Clients - Battery Operated Drill, Pallet Jack, Two Wheel Cart, Box Moving Cart, and Vacuum Cleaner.
  • Educational Items for Clients - Dry Erase Boards, Paper Shredders, and Pencil Sharpeners.
  • Household Items for Clients - Dish Towels, Pots and Pans, Baking Wares, Area Rugs, Reclining Chairs, Bird Bath, and Flower Boxes.
  • Accessible Items for Clients - Tri Leg Outdoor Swing Set, Wheel Chair Swing Platform, and Swing Chair.
If you manufacture, sell or have any of these items and would like to donate them to START, please call (618) 687-2378.