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Weeklong Goodwill drive set for NIU campus

Published: Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 5:30 a.m. CST

DeKALB – Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is hosting a drive from Friday to Dec. 15 at Northern Illinois University’s Stevenson Towers residence halls.

The “Goodwill, Not Landfill!” Student Donation Drive will collect clothing and other gently used items, according to a news release.

Revenue from selling those items will “help fund Goodwill’s mission of providing jobs, training and placement services for people with barriers in the community,” the release states.

The residence halls are at 1321 S. Stevenson Drive and 1350 N. Stevenson Drive in DeKalb.

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