Uber Chicago and Goodwill Make Spring Cleaning Easy

Spring has sprung, and it’s officially the time of year for cleaning out closets. In the spirit of the season, we are teaming up with our friends at Goodwill® Chicago to help our community by making clothing donation quick and convenient.

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This Saturday, May 2, clean out your closets and let Uber take care of the rest with #UberSpringCleaning

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HOW IT WORKS:

  1. Bag up your clothing such as jackets, shirts, pants, blouses and any other items of clothing you’re willing to donate
  2. Open your Uber app between 10am and 4pm on Saturday, May 2
  3. Request GIVE at the bottom of the screen
  4. If you’re connected, an SUV will arrive to pick up your items – and will drop-off your donation to a nearby Goodwill® Chicago location

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

It’s totally FREE!

THE DETAILS:

  • All clothing must be bagged for drivers to accept your donation. For items other than clothing, please contact your local Goodwill® to make arrangements.
  • Drivers will arrive at your requested pickup location. Please keep in mind drivers can’t leave vehicles unattended—we ask that you bring your bagged clothing out to meet your driver when they arrive.
  • #UberSpringCleaning will be in high demand so please be patient!
  • Those who are able to donate on May 2 will receive a follow up email early next week with tax receipt information.

If you’ve already cleaned out your closet or if the promotion isn’t happening in your hometown, you can still help your local Goodwill® by finding your nearest donation center here.

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