Donate materials


Donate Materials

The I.D.E.A. Store accepts donations from 12-7 pm Tuesday-Friday and 10-5 Saturday.

Please see our Donation Guide for a list of what we accept and other important information. If you have questions about items you wish to donate, give us a call at (217) 352-7878.

As of 4/6/18, we are in need of:

  • Floral items
  • Glue sticks (regular and glue gun)
  • Tennis balls

we are out of space for the following items:

  • 3-ring binders
  • File folders
  • Small picture frames
  • Calendars
  • Greeting cards
  • Holiday items
  • Cookie cutters

donations“I love having a place that takes detritus from civilization; all the stuff that is interesting but may not have obvious uses. As an artist, I like knowing that these things may have another life.”
-Dianna Visek, donor