94,574 lbs. delivered to 28 countries

Let's divert materials from landfills and spark creativity.

UPCYCLE WITH US. Bring upcycling time to your company/organization.

We customize team/community building "with an impact" experiences.

 Ideal for all ages. 

JOIN OUR MOVEMENT!

We RESCUE #collect

used craft supplies

Leftover (used & new) Art, Craft, School & Office Supplies

Leftover (used & new) Art, Craft, School & Office Supplies

  • Pens, pencils, crayons, markers, color pencils, pencil sharpeners, erasers (we'll test them all so don't worry about the condition)
  • Any kind of paper (white,  color,thin, thick, small, big, full pages, little pieces)
  • Coloring books (even with used pages)
  • Craft kits (even half used)

leftover school supplies

Leftover (used & new) Art, Craft, School & Office Supplies

Leftover (used & new) Art, Craft, School & Office Supplies

Leftover (used & new) Art, Craft, School & Office Supplies

  • Stickers (one on a sheet or many) 
  • Craft Kits (even half used)
  • Notepads, notebooks
  • Paints, brushes
  • Play-dough
  • Jewels, beads, ribbons
  • Children books
  • Musical instruments
  • Teaching supplies
  • Office Supplies

used crayons, markers, pens, pencils

Leftover (used & new) Art, Craft, School & Office Supplies

  • Board games, puzzles
  • Legos (sets/loose)
  • Educational toys (little ones and big ones like kitchen sets, easels, playing dollhouses, train tables) 
  • Soccer Balls
  • Old suitcases or duffel bags able to hold 50 lbs of supplies
  • And everything in between!

We BRING like-new supplies to

school supplies for under-served children

Underserved Communities

Underserved Communities

Underserved Communities

Schools

After-school Programs

Special Education Programs

Orphanages

Refugee Centers

Community Centers

board games

In Chicago

Underserved Communities

Underserved Communities

Austin - Back of the Yards -Belmont Cragin - Edgewater - Englewood

Galewood - Hanson Park - Humboldt Park - Logan Square - Near South Side - Pullman - Rogers Park - South Loop - Uptown - West Englewood

West Pullman - West Town

West Woodlaw

make a difference

Around The World

Underserved Communities

Around The World

Antigua and Barbuda - Argentina

Aruba - Bangladesh - Colombia

Costa Rica - Dominican Republic

Ecuador - Ghana - Guatemala - Haiti Honduras - India - Kenya  - Jamaica

Nicaragua - Madagascar - Mexico

Morocco - Pakistan - Peru

Puerto Rico - South Africa

Swaziland - Turks and Caicos Vietnam -Zambia

Thank you for joining our movement!

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AMAZING SCHOOLS & ORGANIZATIONS SUPPORTERS OF OUR MISSION

 Alcott Elementary - British School of Chicago - Frances Xavier Warde - Gems Education - Greenfield Academy - Holmes Elementary - Holy Trinity -   Immaculate Conception - Latin School of Chicago - Lincoln Elementary - Nicholas Senn Metropolitan High School - North Park Elementary - Pilgrim Lutheran - Ravenswood Elementary - Ray Graham Training Center - Saint Clement -  St. George Church -  St. Mary of the Angels School - Walter Payton   

And thousands of individuals

who donate leftover supplies and/or recondition with us

to avoid them ending in landfills

while they spark creativity around the world.

Thoughts, Ideas, Wishes, Dreams

Contact Us

Upcycling Colors

1730 N Clark Street

Chicago, IL 60614

info@upcyclingcolors.com

+1.312.887.1619

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