​Impacting Veterans Lives
​Midwest Veterans Closet

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Midwest Veterans Closet - where it's Veteran's Day, EVERYDAY.

Midwest Veterans Closet 
is a not-for-profit Rapid Response charity that is taking the lead in Impacting Veterans Lives by providing clothing, household items, shoes and boots, linens, and food from our Food and Nutrition Resource Center. Also housing and employment assistance as available.
Located at 2323 Green Bay Road in North Chicago, IL - we're just a few blocks from the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center and Naval Station
Great Lakes, the Navy's only Recruit Training Command Center.  

Hours: M-F 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m to 1 p.m.

*Closed Friday, March 30, 2018

Midwest Veteran Closet is a unique opportunity to invest into the lives of a group of heroes that are often overlooked.  Here’s how you can help: 
        1. Donate.  We need financial resources to operate this program.  
        2. Donate.  We need donations of housewares,
furniture, food, new and gently used clothing, toiletries, etc.
​       3. Volunteer.  We need you to help us pick up
furniture, food, sort clothing, package
toiletries, and, well, you tell us!
        4. Host. A drive – food, clothing, toiletries, shoes,
boots, new socks and underwear, small
electronics, etc. 
An event - we'll help you.   

​Please consider how we, with you, are able to assist and provide for area Veterans, many of whom are home bound. For additional information or to make a donation, email us at
Thank you in advance for your consideration.