Our Misson

Our mission is to connect residents with local organizations. collecting donations to help strengthen the Edgewater community.

Items Collected

Pack The Car donates 100% of all items and money collected.  Below are the items requested:

Pack The Car began in 2008 as a grass roots effort geared to offering a more convenient route to donate food and clothing to local community support groups.  It's the generosity and enthusiasm of neighbors, local businesses, friends and family that drive us..  .  

Our Story

  • Non-perishable Food
  • New & Gently Used Clothing
  • Baby Essentials
  • Business Attire
  • Monetary Donations

2015 Dates will be announced soon.

Only two more dates for 2014.

Saturday, November 22nd

Corner of Clark & Berwyn - 9:00 AM - Noon

(Please note this is one week prior to the normal date to Thanksgiving..)

Saturday, December 13th

Corner of Clark & Berwyn - 9:00 AM - Noon

(This is our holiday toy drive.  Please bring an unwrapped toy.)

2014 Dates

18 May 2014

4th Annual Marty's Martini Bar fundraiser raised money for Care For Real.


15 May 2014

Additional dates for 2014 announced..


08 April 2014

Steven and Gregg awarded the The Mathiasson Community Service Award