(Free or Low-Cost)


Dress for Success
PO Box 980138
5361 McAuley Drive
Ypsilanti, MI  48198
Phone:  734-712-0517
Business clothing for women only. Call for an appointment and bring a referral letter with you. Hours are Wednesdays,Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Other hours may be arranged by appointment.
Open to residents of other counties as well.

Jackets for Jobs
5555 Conner  Suite 2097
Detroit, MI  48213
Phone:  313-579-9160
Business wear for men and women. MUST be in a Work First program and registered on the MichiganTalent Bank.

Chrysalis Boutique
15100 Northline Road
Southgate, MI  48195
Phone:  734-362-7048     TTY:  1-800-649-3777Website:
Provides new and gently-used work-appropriate clothing and accessories to eligible low-income women and men entering or returning to the workforce. This is free to them as long as there is a referral from a partner human services agency, workforce development program or other non-profit agency. The boutique is NOT open to the public.

Career Dress
55 W. Huron Street       
Pontiac,  MI  48342
Phone:  248-481-8276
By appointment---Nonprofit provides services to low-income families in addition to clothing, closed-toed shoes, handbags and jewelry for women going into the work force.

Project Pinstripe
P.O. Box 3107
Grand Central Station
NYC, NY  10163
Gives high-quality (normally retail for anywhere from $400 to $2,000) used suits (which are then altered properly) with shoes, shirts & ties to teens to wear as they head out of high school and into the college or job market.  Holds one major fitting per year in each city for one organization.

Second Hand Rose
158 S. Main
Mount Clemons, MI
Phone:  586-468-3083
Operated by Turning Point, a Macomb County-based organization dedicated to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Clients receive vouchers to shop in the store.  Usually also has home goods,toys, books, etc. The shop is open to the public and all proceeds support Turning Point services. 

Career Corner
Rochester Area Neighborhood House Inc.  (RANH)
1234 Inglewood
Rochester, MI  48307
44 Mill Street   (Career Corner Clothes Closet)
Rochester, MI  48308-011
Phone:  248-656-0230
Certain documentation is required--please call for more information.  Serves Oakland County within
these boundaries:  Rochester, Rochester Hills, Oakland Township, Leonard, and Auburn Hills (east of I-75). 

Monroe Community Opportunity Program (M.C.O.P.)       
1140 S. Telegraph Road  
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-241-2775
A new "Clothes Workshop Program" for clients who are in the MCOP Bridges Out Of Poverty Program,
or who attend a Michigan Works! Workshop, or who have a signed referral form from a caseworker
employed at a Monroe County social service agency.  See website for further details. 

Administration Office ONLY
1515 W. Fort Street, Suite 1429
Lincoln Park, MI  48146
Phone:  313-595-1262
A Veteran's resource agency that finds housing, food, clothing, substance abuse programs and mental health agencies for veterans in need. Serves all ages of Veterans and their families in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.


5th Annual Deja vu Prom Dress Resale             
Grosse Ile Golf and Country Club
9339 Bellevue Road
Grosse Ile,  MI
This regional event serves Downriver and the surrounding areas, providing sellers the opportunity to earn 70 percent of what their dress sells for, or purchase a “like new” gown at reduced prices. At the end of the sale, dresses may be reclaimed or donated to girls in need.

Macomb Intermediate School District                 
44001 Garfield
Clinton Twp., MI
Phone: 586-228-3469   Karen
"Best Dressed" formal resale event!  Formal wear & accessories at affordable prices!

Lutheran High School South                                 
8210 N. Telegraph Rd.,
Newport, MI
Phone:  734-586-8832   Leave a message!
Email:   Lynette
Dresses in a variety of sizes, styles and prices will be available for purchase.This is a cash-only sale, no checks
or credit cards. Donated dresses left over will be distributed to girls in need in the Monroe and Downriver areas.

Becca's Closet                  
Locations: Bay City, Detroit, Saginaw

This non-profit organization, Fairy Godmothers Inc., collects new and gently worn formal dress and accessories and offers them to disadvantaged students.  For more details visit

Also try

Cinderella's Closet is for teen girls who attend school in Taylor, MI and have a financial needfor a very low-cost dress. Inquire at Truman High School in Taylor. Cinderella's Closet is usually held at the Taylor Sportsplex. 

Zoe's Resale                    
13066 Northline Road
Southgate, MI  48195
Phone: 734-225-7730
This resale shop collects donated gowns to be distributed only to high school seniors in the cities of Southgate, Lincoln Park, Allen Park, Wyandotte, Riverview, Ecorse, Trenton, Taylor and Melvindale for their homecomings and proms. Businesses such as hair & nail salons, tanning salons, alteration shops, etc., work with the store to provide free services as well.Some tuxedos are also available. 

The Brides Project
1689 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor,  MI  48105
Phone:  734-506-8271

Brides Against Breast Cancer Charity Wedding Gown Sale
This sale is taken to about 36 cities around the country each year. and brides-to-be get to choose from
among  1,500 to 2,000 gowns, all available at bargain-basement prices. Gowns valued at up to $4,000
typically sell for $49 to $599. Those originally priced at 4,000 to $10,000 sell for $399 to $999.  A pink
breast cancer awareness ribbon is fastened to the interior bodice of each gown.  Slips, shoes and
veils are also donated and individuals and businesses donate diamond and estate jewelry, which is
appraised and sold on tour and online at  The money raised is
used by the nonprofit  Making Memories Breast Cancer Foundation to grant wishes to those women
diagnosed with breast cancer (similar to the Make A Wish Foundation for children).  Email at

Clothes Exchange
34346 Utica Road
Fraser, MI 
Phone: 586-415-4495
Selection of slightly used bridal gowns, veils, flower girl and mother of the bride dresses. Prices are about
one-third of regular retail with gowns ranging from $98 to $598.

Every Girls Dream, Inc.                          
P.O. Box 372
Eastpointe, MI  48021
At Every Girl's Dream, our mission is to provide a beautiful wedding gown to brides undergoing financial hardship in the S.E. Michigan area.  We have a variety of gorgeous gowns in every size and style.Through the generous donations of community partners we're working to make every girl's dream come true. Our goal is to provide a free wedding gown that matches each bride's personal style.  All donations are tax-deductible. 

Rosebuds Consignment Bridal
7655 Highland Road
Waterford, MI 
Phone:  248-666-3035
Has wedding gowns from $199 to $399. This boutique has a selection of once-worn bridesmaid dresses
for $100. You can order additional sizes for your bridal party. Prices include alterations and cleaning.

Once Again Bridal Shop
34312 Harper Ave.
Clinton Twp., MI
Phone: 586-792-1736
Has stylish gowns, which are 3 years old or newer. It has designer sample gowns from closed boutiques.

Bellocchio Upscale Resale
25519 Woodward Ave.
Royal Oak, MI 
Phone: 248-541-8025
A shop that sells everything from suits to ball gowns.

Brides Across America
28 W. Main
Georgetown,  MA  01833
Phone: 617-877-6396
Free wedding gowns for active-duty servicewomen (or brides of active-duty servicemen) who have served
within the past 5 years in Iraq, Afghanistan or Qatar or will be deployed there in the next 18 months. Sizes
4-22 are available and are worth between $500 and $3000 and donated from many stores and designers. 
Events are held across the country yearly so please plan ahead and sign up early! 
All gowns are on a first-come, first-served basis.


Goodwill Industries of S.E. Michigan
Administrative Office:
1357 Division
Adrian, MI  49221
Phone: 517-263-2135
Multiple stores--see website above for thrift stores in your area!
Goodwill of Detroit
Administrative Office:               
3111 Grand River Avenue                    
Detroit, MI  48208                              
Phone: 313-964-3900                       
Upscale Thrift Store!
41937 Ford Road
Canton,  MI  48187
Phone:  734-981-1692

Salvation Army of S. E Michigan
Administrative Office:
5875 Middlebelt Road
Romulus, MI  48174
Phone: 734-729-3939
Multiple stores---see website above for thrift stores in your area!
You can also get a referral for FREE clothes, etc. from your DHS worker!

Society of St. Vincent dePaul
Van Elslander Family Center
3000 Gratiot
Detroit, MI  48207
Phone: 313-972-3100  OR   313-393-2930
Contact your local Catholic church that is a part of the St. Vincent dePaul Council to obtain
vouchers for clothing or household items. Serves multiple areas--see listings above! 
Call 877-788-4623 for the nearest Catholic parish to you that is a member of SVDP!
You can also speak with a store manager. 

Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan
3128 Walton Blvd.   PMB #247
Rochester, MI  48309
Phone: 248-656-0414
Website:           National Website:
Operates the Operation School Bell Program.  Every fall, children in need in the tri-county area
receive new winter wardrobes for school.  This includes a new coat, hat, gloves, underwear,
socks, two tops, jeans, voucher for shoes, backpack with book and hygiene kit. Children are
treated to a one-day shopping trip after being referred by school districts in Wayne, Macomb
and Oakland counties.  Since 1995, over 11,000 children from Pontiac, Detroit and the Warren-
Van Dyke school districts have been helped. 

Help's On The Way Food Pantry & Clothes Closet
5358 South Beech Daly
Dearborn Heights,  MI  48125-1708
Phone:  313-908-7104  New phone number!
Contact:  Jack Schmidt
Thursdays 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (line starts at 5 p.m. and you must be in line no later than
7:30 p.m.)  Clothing & food for those who are poverty level. You do not need to live within
a specific zip code in order to receive help.

Helping Hand Thrift Shop
37510 West Huron River Drive
Romulus, MI  48174
Phone:  734-941-5323
Tuesday & Thursday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Emergency clothing (also food)
Serves Romulus, Taylor, Wayne and Westland.
Need appointment and referral on letterhead from agency. No fees.

Perfecting Community Care Center       
7100 E. Davison
Detroit, MI 48212
Phone: 313-365-2273
The Community Care Center provides free food and clothing & basic needs and resources
to low-income citizens in the greater Metro Detroit Area in efforts to assist them in improving
socio-economic prosperity.

Perry Outreach Center          
2047 S. Beatrice
Detroit, MI 
St. Andrew Benedict: 313-381-1184
St. Mary Magdalen: 313-381-8566
St. Henry: 313-381-0711
Christ the Good Shepherd: 313-928-1324
St. Andre Bessette: 313-383-8514
People in need of help with food, utility bills, clothing, medical,household goods or other needs,
etc. can contact any of the five parishes above!  This is open to people who reside within the
boundaries of the five parishes in S.W. Detroit; Lincoln Park, Ecorse, River Rouge, Melvindale
and Northern Allen Park.


The Guidance Center Family Resource Center  
Phone:   734-785-7705 x 7119
Family Resource Centers in Southgate (The Aquinas Center), River Rouge (Walter White Community
Resource Center), Belleville, Romulas, Taylor, Lincoln Park and Flat Rock. The Aquinas Center does
have a small clothing closet but the one in River Rouge is the biggest.

MiMi's Mission                
20050 Vreeland Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone:  844-Hey-Mimi
Hours are Monday-Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to downriver families only.

Arthurs Closet / Arthurs Middle School          (will be closing permanently 4/30/20)
4000 Marian Dr.
Trenton, MI  48183
Phone: 734-676-8700 ext. 317
Offers free clothing for families in need during school hours. Coats, jeans, sweaters, shirts, shoes
and more in all sizes are available. Also has suit jackets and dress clothes for people going back
to work or for job interviews. Contact the school counseling staff for assistance at the above number
to get an appointment! 

Carlson Clothes Closet / Carlson High School
30550 W. Jefferson
Gibraltar, MI  48173
Phone:  734-379-7100
Facebook page:
Clothing for the students of the Gibraltar district. 

Warrior Way Clothing Closet / Woodhaven High School
24787 Van Horn Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone: 734-783-3333
Anyone in the community looking for clothes can come to the high school and go to the Main Office
where they will direct visitors where they need to go. Those who visit can go inside alone and pick
up what they need in private. 

Debbie's Closet
P.O. Box 2305
Taylor, MI  48180
Phone: 313-242-7260
Empowered by their love of people and fueled by the generosity of the global community, Debbie’s
Closet restores faith in the human condition by seeking out those experiencing great hardships
and providing them with life’s basic necessities, like food, shelter, and clothing."

Redford Interfaith Relief
18499 Beech Daly
Redford, MI  48240
Phone: 313-387-9802
The program is currently providing clothing to over 100 families every month and is based on our
referral system. Volunteers helping with this program will be responsible for taking donations and
sizes, labeling, and organizing all the clothing.They also assist visitors in fulfilling their individual
needs.Those qualifying for one of our food programs may also qualify for access to the Clothing
Closet. For questions, please fill out the provided form on the website!

St. Thomas Community Thrift Shop
St. Thomas Episcopal Church
2441 Nichols Drive  (use rear entrance of church)            
Trenton, MI  48183                                                                      
Phone:  734-671-8479
Clothing $4 a bag (no matter how full!), household goods, books; open to the public 9 a.m.
to noon Saturdays. Donations accepted. 
With referral from a social worker, may have one "free" visit to take what is needed.
Please come in no later than 11 a.m. in order to fully take advantage of what is in stock
and so the helpers can properly help you!

Community Lutheran Church                                                   
23984 Gibraltar Rd.                                                                           
Flat Rock, MI  48134                                                                         
Phone:  734-782-0563  Call First!
Clothing and food.  Wed. 10 to 2 p.m.  Primarily available to Flat Rock residents.

Dix United Methodist Church Thrift Shop                            
1911 Horger                                                                             
Lincoln Park, MI                                                                     
Phone:  313-386-3455     
9 a.m. to noon on Wednesdays.  

The Value Shop                        
Central United Methodist Church 
23 E. Adams      Fifth floor
Detroit,  MI 
Phone:  313-961-6193
Range of clothes at low prices or for free.  Open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday,
Thursday and Friday. 

New Hope Methodist Church
3401 Oakwood Blvd.
Melvindale, MI  48122
Phone:  313-383-6577
Last 2 Thursdays of the month.    Call for current times.
No referral needed but must bring proof of income. Diapers, baby formula and occasionally clothes. 
Also food bank.

Faith Christian Assembly             
Bread of Life Food & Clothing Outreach
25201 Outer Drive
Melvindale, MI  48122
Phone: 313-928-8305
Food and clothing to anyone in need the last Saturday of the month except for holiday months when
the dates are adjusted to before the holiday. 

West Road Assembly of God
31764 West Road
New Boston, MI 
Phone:  734-782-3747

Evangel Baptist Church
16994 Telegraph Road
Taylor, MI  48180
Phone:  734-946-4121
Clothing (counseling & education also) for teen parents.

St. Phillip's Evangelical Lutheran Church Free Clothes Closet                         
​2884 E. Grand Blvd.
Detroit,  MI 
Phone:  313-872-1010
For women & children every Thursday noon until 2 p.m. and also every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Union Second Baptist Church    
Beechwood Center
421 Beechwood
River Rouge, MI 
Phone:  313-383-1558
Food and clothing give-away every 3rd Saturday 10 a.m.

PHG Urban Life Center              
​6495 W. Warren Ave.
Detroit, MI
Phone:  313-357-3152
Free clothing for men,women & children every Thursday from 10 a.m. until noon. Closed on holidays. 
Free food baskets ALSO available every 3rd Saturday, pre-registration required.  Stop in or call for details. 

Destiny & Purpose Community Outreach
First Baptist World Changers International Ministries
Community Clothing Closet
PO Box 19119
22575 West 8 Mile Road
Detroit, MI  48219

Runner for Christ Ministries
1125 Fort Street
Lincoln Park, MI  48146
Phone:  313-381-9303

Detroit Friendship House
9540 Conant Street
Hamtramck, MI  48212-3540
Phone:  313-873-2007 (Family Shop) OR 313-871-7443
Serves Hamtramck and nearby Detroit neighborhoods

Church of the Resurrection
27085 W. Outer Drive
Ecorse, MI  48229
Phone: 313-842-2289
Recently opened thrift shop and clothing for men, women and children.  Clothing is $2 a bag. 

Cass Community Social Services
11850 Woodrow Wilson Street
Detroit, MI  48206
Phone:  313-883-2277

Crossroads Of Michigan--Main Office
2424 West Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI  48208
Phone:  313-831-2000
Crossroads Of Michigan--East Office
14641 E. Jefferson Ave.
Detroit, MI  48215
Phone:  313-822-5200
Both locations offer free clothing.  Call 1 day prior to make an appointment.

6333 Medbury
Detroit, MI  48211
Phone: 313-925-0514
Emergency clothing.

PBJ Outreach Inc.
Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
1160 Penniman
Plymouth, MI  
Phone: 313-719-3421  Bernie
A diverse group of people volunteering their time and services to provide food, clothing and basic
social services to homeless and impoverished people of the Metro Detroit area including the Cass
Corridor section of inner city Detroit.  The group provides food and clothing for approximately 250
to 350 homeless people every Saturday morning. 

Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency
Cortland Compassionate Clothing Closet
138 Cortland
Highland Park, MI  48203
Phone:  313-388-9799
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to Noon and by appointment.

Community Closet @ Brillant Detroit Brightmoor
15509 Heydone
Detroit, MI  48223
Phone:  313-483-8896
Open Mondays at 4 p.m. and by appointment.

Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
150 Stinson
Detroit, MI  48226
Phone:  313-993-4700

Hartford Agape House
18515 James Couzens Hwy.
Detroit, MI  48235
Phone:  313-861-1200
Services provided for the following zip code areas:  48221, 48219, 48235

AIDS Partnership of Michigan
2751 E. Jefferson  Suite 301
Detroit, MI  48207
Phone:  313-446-9800 OR 800-649-3777 (Relay)
Clothing for program participants.

Calvary's Coat Closet
Calvary Baptist Church
15221 Eureka Road
Southgate, MI  48195
Phone:  734-284-2811
Free coats, hats, gloves for those in need every fall.  

Abigail's Closet
Abundant Life Christian Center                        
25210 Grand River Ave.
Redford, MI  48240
Phone: 313-533-2640
Pastor Harold and Felicia Duncan welcome those in need to Abigail's Closet which features gently
used clothing for men, women and children.  Call the number above to make an appointment.

Matrix Human Services
13560 E. McNichols
Detroit, MI  48205
Phone: 313-526-4000

Community United Methodist Church
1160 Olive Street
Romulus, MI 48174
Phone:  734-941-0736

First Congregational Church
98 Superior
Wyandotte, MI  48192
Winter clothing /blankets/ sleeping bags given the 4th Saturday of the month, October through March only.
Also social service referrals.

Redemption Helping Hands Mission Center           
1241 E. 7 Mile
Detroit,   MI  48091
Phone: 313-526-5631  OR  586-872-4032
Has a Clothing Closet. 

Catholic Social Services
305 Michigan Ave.  10th Floor
Detroit, MI  48226
Phone: 313-237-5905


Saline Social Service
Box 404
Saline, MI  48176
Phone:  734-429-4570
Back-To-School Clothing Program for those that live within the Saline School District.


Macomb Resources Info                          
A new resource that lists all clothing resources available in Macomb County, including internet links to the 
mom-to-mom resale events, the new Clothing Swaps email group, free clothing for the homeless, outreach
at churches, DHS policy, career clothing and the addresses and phone numbers of the 20 thrift stores in
Macomb County.

God's Helping Hands of Michigan                  
1866 Star-Batt
Rochester Hills, MI  48309
Phone: 248-852-7400
Provides food and clothing to families in need in Lapeer, Macomb and Oakland counties.  A community
outreach coordinated by the Churches of Christ.   Anyone can receive help--church members, non-church
members and community people alike.  If you or someone you know needs assistance with food or clothing,
please contact us or come to the facility during open hours.

Live Rite Resale Shop
2770 Gratiot Ave.
Roseville, MI  48066
Phone: 586-217-5899
Open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Has a selection of gently-used clothing for men, women
and children.  Donation of $1.00 per item. Also has Vouchers available!

Immanuel's Angela Ministries
Roseville, MI
Phone:  586-420-8868 anytime

Trinity Lutheran Church
45160 Van Dyke (north of Hall Road)
Utica, MI
Phone:  586-731-4490 ext. 116  Dan Karlin
Email: (Dan)
Clothing each Sunday at Outreach event called SSS for Supper, Sack Lunch & Showers, 3:30 to 5 p.m.
Donates bulk amounts of donated clothing to ministries or agencies!  Call to inquire!

Second Hand Rose
158 S. Main Street
Mount Clemens,  MI 
Phone:  586-463-6990
Operated by Turning Point, a Macomb County-based organization dedicated to survivors of domestic
violence and sexual assault.  Clients receive vouchers to shop in the store.    Usually also has home goods,
toys, books, etc.  The shop is open to the public and all proceeds support Turning Point services.

Women Helping Others
435 Main Street
Rochester, MI 
Phone:  248-656-9946  To receive, call for details.
Nonprofit Upscale resale shop donating a minimum of $20,000 per year to The Rainbow Connection;
a charity that grants wishes for children who are suffering from life-threatening or terminal illnesses. 
Clothing, furniture, home decor, art and jewelry.

The Neighborhood House Clothes Closet
44 Mill Street
Rochester, MI
Phone:  248-656-0230   To receive:  call 248-651-5836 for details
Career clothes are available free to clients.  Sale of items open to the public on the second and last
Wednesdays of the month.   

Center Line Public Schools Clothes Closet
Phone: 586-510-2000
For those struggling to provide their families with the basics of daily living, the closet is being organized
by cadets in Center Line High School's Junior ROTC.  Any Center Line Public School family or resident
who wants to access the closet, will find clothing for infants, children, teenagers and adults.

St. Mark's Church
4257 Bart
Warren, MI
Phone: 586-759-3026
Open Tuesdays & Thursdays only from 10 a.m. to noon.  No residence restrictions. 

The Provident Corporation                      
New Mount Moriah Macomb Church
18600 Florence
Roseville,  MI  48066       
Phone: 1-888-519-9202
The Provident Corporation is a non-denominational, faith-based community organization that provides
clothing and food to those in need, jail diversion & community reintegration.  Free gently worn clothing
is available for men, women and children with no county restrictions 3 times a year.   No referrals needed. 

Bethel Lutheran Church              
26400 Little Mack
St. Clair Shores, MI
Phone:  586-778-0021
Clothing is provided at no charge for those in need on the first Saturday of every month from 10 a.m.
to 11 a.m.

St. Margaret of Scotland Church      
21201 13 Mile Road
St. Clair Shores, MI 
Phone:  586-293-2240
Accepts donations, and maintains a clothing closet which provides clothing for the homeless and
persons in need year-round.  Free clothing is provided Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon.
No residency requirements.

Community Connection Days           
Phone:  586-755-4129
Website:  "Events and Flyers" for dates & locations
"Community Connection Days" are usually held several times per year for the homeless and low-income
persons in need.  They feature services from many helping agencies, free lunch, free clothing, haircuts,
health services.

Michigan Works!                     
Clinton Township
43630 Hayes Road, Suite 100
(north of 19 Mile Road)     (please come very early (before 8:30 a.m.) so as to not disturb interviews)
Phone:  586-263-1501
15950 12 Mile Road
(west of Grosebeck)     (ask at the front desk and they will take you back)
Phone:  586-447-9200
Two Michigan Works! Offices provides  a clothes closet of career clothing for interviews or work for
people seeking employment or starting a new job.  The clothes closets are replenished by donations.

Good Shepherd Coalition
33222 Grosebeck Hwy.
Fraser MI  48026
Phone:  586-415-8100
The Good Shepherd Coalition is a group of churches that have formed partnerships with community-based
organizations and agencies to assist people in need in Central Macomb County.   The Coalition will assist
people when the social services agencies are unable to provide help.


Oaks Village Clothing Closet
924 E. 2nd Street
Monroe, MI 48161
Phone: 734-244-5444
Oaks is committed to providing clothing, household essentials, and education to the community
of Monroe. We accept and provide gently used coats, clothes, undergarments, bedding, towels,
toiletries, cleaning supplies, food, and monetary donations. Oaks also collaborates with several
different agencies to serve as an educational hub.
Oaks provides free clothes, coats, undergarments, shoes, accessories, toiletries, baby and household
items for those in need in the Monroe community. The closet has “dress for success” clothes and work
This service is free for anyone in need.

Hope Missionary Baptist Church / Hope's Closet        
6370 Jay Drive
Monroe, Michigan 48161
Phone:  734-308-2116
We give away clothing items free of charge. If we do not have what you need, we will make every effort
to get it for you. We are a small organization but we hope to make a big difference.  Open on Thursdays--
call ahead for hours!

Damascus House Resale Shop
212 Smith Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone:  734-242-8136
Clothing and household goods are available for sale.  A limited number of pieces of clothing will be
provided to qualifying individuals who have a referral from an agency, depending on availability.

The Thrift Shop
119 S. Monroe Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone:  734-242-1082
Clothing is available for sale--or provided to qualifying individuals who have a referral from an agency.

The Salvation Army
815 East First Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone:  734-241-0404
Clothing is distributed each Wednesday morning at their site at 1018 East Second Street, Monroe. 

Eagles Nest Church
620 E. Fourth Street
Monroe MI 
Phone: 734-625-4997  Rev. Bonnie Frey
"Wings" is a volunteer project that provides clothes, household items, coats and food to the needy on a weekly the current church distribution days.

Trinity Lutheran Church
313 Scott Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-242-2308
Limited availability of relief funding for clothing.  Must have been a resident of Monroe County for at least one year.


See God's Helping Hands of Michigan under Macomb County!

Legacy Clothing Boutique      
Christian Tabernacle Church
26555 Franklin Road (at Telegraph)
Southfield,  MI 
Phone:  248-213-4770
Provides women with clothing in an upscale setting. 

Spiritual Care of Southfield                    
17356 Lathrup St.  Suite 101    (Between Southfield Road & Greenfield)    
Southfield,  MI 
Phone:  248-996-9895
Free new & slightly used clothes for low-income families and for those in need,
every Saturday by appointment between 12:00 and 3:00 p.m.

HOPE Closet
Royal Oak First  United Methodist Church     
320 W. Seventh Street
Royal Oak,  MI 
Phone:  248-347-1309
Provides young women with dresses to attend special events. 

Baldwin Center                    
212 Baldwin Avenue
Pontiac, MI
Phone: 248-332-3280  OR 248-332-6101 (main office)
See website for current hours for the clothing closet. 

Rochester Area Neighborhood House  (RANH) Clothes Closet       
1234 Inglewood                                                                                
Rochester, MI  48307
Phone: 248-656-0230
Also has a "Career Corner" with professional clothes!    Certain documentation is required--please
call for more information and current hours. Serves cities of Oakland County with these boundaries: 
Auburn Hills, Rochester, Rochester Hills, Oakland Township, Leonard & Lakeville.

Neighbor for Neighbor                    
P.O. Box 235
Davisburg, MI  48350
HART Community Center
495 Broadway
Davisburg, MI 
Phone:  248-634-0900
Clothing distribution program that services Davisburg, Groveland, Holly, Rose, Springfield,
and parts of Independence Twp. and White Lake Twp.

Lighthouse of Oakland County
46156 Woodward Ave.
Pontiac, MI
Phone:  248-920-6000      Emergency Services:  248-920-6100
Nonprofit provides services to low-income families in addition to clothing for women
going into the work force as part of its CareerDress program. 

South Oakland Shelter
431 N. Main Street
Royal Oak, MI  48067
Phone: 248-546-6566
Regular clothing as well as professional wear for those going to work. 

290 West 9 Mile Road
Ferndale, MI  48220
Phone:  800-398-GAYS (4297)
Youth Clothes Closet: Clothing for young people ages 14-21.

Love INC of North Oakland County
PO Box 104
Lake Orion, MI  48361
Phone: 248-693-HELP (4357)
Clothing for adults and children.  Hours to pick out clothing are on Tuesdays and Thursdays
from 12 p.m. until 3 p.m.  Must have referral and voucher from Clearinghouse to shop for clothes.

Community Sharing Northwestern Oakland County
2029 N. Milford Road
Highland, MI  48357
Phone: 248-889-0347
Distribution of clothes six times per month and in emergencies.

Open Door Outreach Center
7170 Cooley Lake Road
Waterford, MI  48327
Phone: 248-360-2930
Provides service to families in Waterford, White Lake, West Bloomfield, Keego Harbor, Sylvan Lake,
Commerce, Walled Lake and parts of Wixom.  Referrals from other agencies are also accepted. 
Families who live outside their service area will find some help and referrals to agencies in their
home area.  Provides gently used-in season-clothing and shoes at no-cost to low-income families
or individuals.  Clothing is available in infant, children, teen and adult sizes.

Troy People Concerned
2045 Austin Dr.
Troy, MI  48083
Phone: 248-528-9199

National Council of Jewish Women
Phone:  248-548-6664 (Berkley)  OR 248-542-2600  (Royal Oak)

Catholic Charities of Genesse County  (may help those in Oakland County)
Administrative Office:
901 Chippewa
Flint, MI  48503
Phone:  810-232-9950  OR  810-239-4417 (bi-lingual)

Active Faith Community Services        
401 S. Washington
PO Box 188
South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-9790
​Our mission is to provide long term and temporary assistance to those who have fallen
on difficult times in hopes of returning them to the independent pursuit of their life’s goals.
​South Lyon
•New Hudson
This 84 square mile area comes under 6 different municipalities.
You must live in the South Lyon School District.
1. South Lyon City
2. New Hudson
3. Lyon Township
4. Green Oak Township
5. Salem Township
6. Northfield Township


NOTE:  See Active Faith Community Services directly above!

Pregnancy Help Center
3150 Packard
Ann Arbor, MI  48108
Phone: 734-975-4357
Baby clothing and other items.

The Thrift Shop of Ypsilanti
14 S. Washington
Ypsilanti, MI  48197
Phone: 734-483-1226
Low cost clothing.

Ann Arbor Thrift Shop
3500 Washtenaw Ave.  Suite K
Ann Arbor, MI   48104
Phone: 734-662-6771
We provide emergency social service aid through the sale of donated gently used clothing, housewares
and other items. Our 300-plus members accept, sort, price and sell thousands of donated goods in our
retail shop each month.
Welcome! Shop with us for quality merchandise at an affordable price. Your purchase supports emergency
social service aid to the Ann Arbor community. Thank you for shopping and donating with us.
At the Shop
New and gently used clothing and accessories for women, men and children • Home decor, house wares,
china and linens • antiques, art, vintage treasures and collectibles • Books, DVDs, and CDs

Ann Arbor Community Center
625 N. Main
Ann Arbor, MI  48104
Phone: 734-662-3128
Used clothing, furniture, and small household appliances are available free to persons in need. 

Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop
2280 S. Industrial
Ann Arbor, MI  48104
Phone: 734-996-9155
Non-profit thrift shop run by the public school system providing low-cost clothing and other items.

Brown Chapel AME Church
1043 W. Michigan Ave.
Ypsilanti, MI  48197
Phone: 734-482-7050
Free used clothing to those in need.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church Clothes Closet
201 N. River
Ypsilanti, MI  48198
Phone: 734-482-7121
Free clothing distribution open to everyone.

Faith in Action
603 S. Main Street
Chelsea, MI 48118
Phone: 734-475-3305
Back-to-School & Shoes Program, baby clothes and furniture for those in the Chelsea & Dexter school districts.

House by the Side of the Road
2051 S. State Street
Ann Arbor, MI  48104
Phone: 734-769-4085
House by the Side of the Road’s purpose is to provide adequate clothing and small household items
at no charge to children and adults. These services are free to clients with limited funds for clothing,
bedding, and other household essentials. People come in after family breakup, job loss, fire, or prolonged
illness. We also serve those who are homeless, those who are just reentering society from prison, people
with mental health issues, recent immigrants, and migrant workers.

Kaiser Elementary Clothes Closet
670 Onondaga  Room 11
Ypsilanti, MI  48198
Phone: 734-481-8284
Free clothing distribution open to everyone.  Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Kiwanis Thrift Sale
1000 N. Staebler   Suite C
Ann Arbor, MI   48103
Phone:  734-368-9738  OR for pickup, call: 734-665-0450
It is Ann Arbor’s great thrift sale. Everything from antiques and furniture to clothing, electronics,
crafts, and jewelry, plus an excellent inventory of books and music. Big selections of housewares,
dishes, garden tools, and sporting goods. Free parking and handicapped accessible. The Kiwanis
Thrift Sale is staffed by Kiwanis members and volunteers.

St. Vincent DePaul
1001 Broadway
Ann Arbor, MI  48105
Phone: 734-761-1400
Items for sale at very low-cost.  You may obtain a voucher or you may walk in. 



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For Back-to-School supplies and clothing, you will
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For Back-to-School supplies and clothing, you will
find more resources under the "Cool Links" on the homepage under "Educational Resources"
For Back-to-School supplies and clothing, you will
find more resources under the "Cool Links" on the homepage under "Educational Resources"
For Back-to-School supplies and clothing, you will
find more resources under the "Cool Links" on the homepage under "Educational Resources"
For Back-to-School supplies and clothing, you will
find more resources under the "Cool Links" on the homepage under "Educational Resources"
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