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1363 N. Western Avenue
Lake Forest IL 60045
Lake

847-482-1705

Forest & Found is a nonprofit community thrift store located in Lake Forest, IL that features good quality, second hand goods and produces a cycle of benefits for donors, shoppers and the causes the community invests in

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Get first dibs on the newest and best finds when you join our new online shopping destination, Forest & Found's Top 10!

 



Donations



Thanks to Your Partnership

We're making and impact in our community.

To date in 2017, we contributed $10,000 to Bernie's Book Bank and
$10,00 to A Safe Place.

We're honored to support the work of these two organizations.

 

 

 

 

And Your Participation

We're expanding our reach to help meet the needs of more local organizations.

To date in 2017, we also contributed to the following local charities:

Equestrian Connections
Veterans Assistance Commission Lake County
Career Resource Center

 

 

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Donate to Forest & Found

We happily accept housewares, decorative items, clothing and furniture in good shape and ready for a second life.

Drop off donations during store hours:
Monday - Friday from 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm

For specific guidelines about the what, when and where of donating, please see our Donations page.

 

 

 


Stephen Dweck Pendant Necklace, 16".

Stephen Dweck Pendant Necklace, 16".

Vintage Pair of Double Old Fashioned Glasses

Vintage Pair of Double Old Fashioned Glasses

Icarus Triomphe Hermes Pocket Square. 16.5 inches, silk.

Icarus Triomphe Hermes Pocket Square. 16.5 inches, silk.

Clutches for Special Occasions

Clutches for Special Occasions

From our $5 Rack of Skirts

From our $5 Rack of Skirts

Desk Set of Paperweights

Desk Set of Paperweights

First edition 1960 book by Barry Goldwater.

First edition 1960 book by Barry Goldwater.

Gucci women's watch with colored bevels.

Gucci women's watch with colored bevels.

Our Cabinet of Miniatures

Our Cabinet of Miniatures

Games and Toys for Summer Days

Games and Toys for Summer Days

Men's Shorts

Men's Shorts

J Fletcher Watson Framed Print

J Fletcher Watson Framed Print

Old Williamsburg Sampler

Old Williamsburg Sampler

From our $10 Dress Rack

From our $10 Dress Rack


We're experts in secondhand style. Join us for decorating tips and fun ways to thrift on Pinterest.


About Forest & Found

 
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Behind the Scenes

Forest & Found is both a thrift store and a nonprofit organization.

In the shop, we feature great community-sourced items that are ready for a second home.

Behind the scenes, we help give a leg up to those who need it. Our profits go to support the work of local charities including A Safe Place and Bernie's Book Bank, NorthPointe Resources, A Meal to Heal, the Waukegan Public Library.


 

Learn more about the organizations we support.