Adams Run, SC
Clothing Donations

Public and private organizations that will give you free and reduced cost clothes and household items. There are 34 clothing and household goods programs in the Adams Run, South Carolina area.


Rural Mission, Inc.

18 Miles Away

P.O. Box 235
Johns Island, SC 29457
(843) 768-1720

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Services:
Rural Mission is an ecumenical not-for-profit organization providing human services to low-income Sea Island families and migrant farm workers who have made the Sea Islands part of their journey following the harvests all over our nation.
Provides:
*clothing,
*food,
*furniture,
*migrant day care center,
*school supplies during summer months,
*woodcutting program supplying firewood for the elderly and single parent households in winter months.

Hours:
M-F 9:00am-5:00pm



Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly.
-- Robert Schuller




Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach

18 Miles Away

1684 Brownswood Rd.
Johns Island, SC 29455
(843) 559-4109

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Services:
Outreach services for Johns, James, and Wadmalaw Island Residents ONLY offers:
*after-school program,
*clothes closet,
*English as Second Language classes,
*food pantry,
*GED prep classes,
*parenting classes,
*prescription expense assistance (non-narcotic),
*summer camp available in July grades 2-5,
*utility assistance - water, electricity, sewer, heating fuel,
*Financial assistance may be available every year (12 months),

*The Benefit Bank Site..A Benefit Bank counselor can help clients see if they are eligible and apply for SNAP (food stamps), TANF, Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance program, FAFSA, Voter Registration, and other benefits Call for appointment.

Hours:
M-F 9:00am-4:30pm Office, M-Th 10:00am-2:00pm Intake

Eligibility:
Johns, James, and Wadmalaw Island Residents ONLY

Documents To Bring:
Walk-ins 10:00am-2:00pm M-Th; no appointment necessary



All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.
-- Orison Swett Marden




School Supplies and Uniforms -Trident

20 Miles Away

PO Box 65503
North Charleston, SC 29419

Services:
...........PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE LIST...........
For assistance with school uniforms and school supplies, parents can contact the guidance counselor at the school their child will be attending, the guidance counselor at each school MAY know about other options.
Other options include:
*Hands Of Christ (school uniforms) - see separate program listing for details
*It's Cool to be in School!! 5th annual school supply giveaway Saturday, August 11 at 10:00am at the Charleston Area Convention Center., North Charleston.
*Mayors Office for Children, Charleston - First Day Festival Aug 19 - see program listing for details
*FreeCycle (see separate listing) may be a good program to try for uniforms
*DSS case workers may also provide assistance through programs that provide uniforms and school supplies to their clients.
*Active duty Military family members can call Military One Source and be referred to their local installation's Community/Family Services program who may be able to assist them with supplies (see listing for Military One Source).

Hours:
Varies

Eligibility:
These are programs to help in the Tricounty area. Please read each individual program in the notes area for more information.



She got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. on Eleanor Roosevelt.
-- Ralph McGill




Lowcountry Pregnancy Center

20 Miles Away

7481 Northside Dr.
North Charleston, SC 29420
(843) 553-3505

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Services:
Christian ministry supported by local churches and individuals.
Program provides:
*pregnancy counseling,
*emergency diapers/formula,
*free limited ultrasounds,
*free pregnancy tests,
*free maternity and infant clothing,
*on-site prenatal care,
*post abortion support classes for women,
*prevention services (abstinence perspectives and abortion alternatives - adoption).

Second location in West Ashley:
752-A St. Andrews Blvd.
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 225-3010
M, T, Th 12-8pm Fridays 12-4 pm

Hours:
North Charleston office: M-F 9:00am-5:00pm,
West Ashley office: M,Tu, Th 12:00pm-8:00pm, F 12:00pm-4:00pm

Eligibility:
Anyone

Documents To Bring:
Call for more information



How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
-- Alan Watts




Trident United Way - Dorchester County Service Center

21 Miles Away

117 S. Main St.
Summerville, SC 29483
(843) 821-5000

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Services:
Service Center houses many helping agencies on-site to serve the community Most agencies require appointments and are listed in this database.
*The Benefit Bank Site - A Benefit Bank counselor can help clients see if they are eligible and apply for SNAP (food stamps), TANF, Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance program, FAFSA, Voter Registration, Taxes.and other benefits.
*VITA site for taxes.
*Service Center can help with referrals for clothing vouchers Client must complete application and provide ID's and social security cards for all members of family to receive assistance.

Hours:
M-Th 8:30am-4:00pm F 8:30am-1:00pm

Eligibility:
Dorchester County residents

Documents To Bring:
Phone Call or walk in



Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
-- Semisonic, closing Time




Salvation Army Service Unit - Dorchester County

21 Miles Away

131 S. Main St.
Summerville, SC 29483
(843) 851-2368

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Services:
Provides assistance with:
*clothing referrals,
*food,
*furniture for fire victims or those moving out of shelter into housing,
*rent (due now or due within 5 days or past due),
*utilities (due now or due within 5 days or past due, disconnect notice, be or already disconnected - does NOT help with deposits),

Call on the first of the month for financial assistance information; financial assistance is first come, first serve on a monthly basis and appointments go quickly.

Documentation of a significant decrease in one's income in the last 60 days is required (Examples: loss of job, decreased work hours, medical emergency with paid bill receipts, other recent paid bills such as car expenses, death, proof of a gap between lost job and unemployment, etc.).Client has to have some income (job, self employed, disability, etc.) to receive financial assistance.

Hours:
M-F 9:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Afternoon hours by appointment

Eligibility:
Dorchester County residents experiencing emergency causing financial hardship

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment or walk-in



Whatever is worth doing at all, is worth doing well.
-- Lord Chesterfield




Community Impact for Christ

21 Miles Away

Old Fort Baptist Church
Summerville, SC 29485
(843) 697-9504

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Services:
Program provides:
*clothes closet,
*food pantry,
*haircuts,
*medical clinic,
*dental clinic,
*soup kitchen,
*DOES NOT PROVIDE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.

Hours:
M 6:00pm-8:30pm

Eligibility:
Medical clinic clients must meet income requirements. Other services available to anyone regardless of financial situation. DOES NOT PROVIDE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in. First come first serve basis



Everywhere you look in science, the harder it becomes to understand the universe without God.
-- Robert Herrman




Benevolence Program-Pleasant Grove Baptist Church

21 Miles Away

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
Summerville, SC 29483
(843) 871-2362

Services:
Agency provides
*clothing

Hours:
M-F 9:30am-1:30pm

Eligibility:
Anyone

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment



Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.
-- Mary Kay Ash




Alpha Pregnancy Center

21 Miles Away

345 Farmington Rd.
Summerville, SC 29483
(843) 875-5623

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Services:
A Christian, pro-life organization that provides:
*breast feeding classes,
*childbirth classes,
*education on pregnancy and alternatives to abortion,
*free pregnancy testing,
*furnishings and clothing for those who participate in classes,
*post-abortion counseling,
*parenting classes.

Also offers referrals for adoption, foster care, medical care, and legal assistance.

Hours:
M-W 10:00am-2:00pm, Th 12:30pm-4:00pm.
Medicaid application appointments are available on Wednesdays from 10:00am-1:00pm

Eligibility:
Anyone

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment or walk-in.
Must attend classes in order to receive furnishing and donated items.



Nothing is beneath you if it is in the direction of your life.
-- F. Scott Fitzgerald




World Overcomers Ministries

23 Miles Away

6060 Rivers Ave.
Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 746-5180

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Services:
Program provides:
*food pantry,
*pastoral marriage, premarital, family and singles counseling,
*can screen and provide a referrals for eligible individuals to ShelterNet for rental and utility assistance WHEN ShelterNet has funds available,
*can provide a voucher to Goodwill for clothing.

Hours:
M-F 9:00am-4:30pm Office,
M-F 10:00am-3:00pm for Food Pantry

Eligibility:
Anyone in need

Documents To Bring:
Finanancial assistance will require ID and other paperwork - call office for details.



The people who oppose your ideas are inevitably those who represent the established order that your ideas will upset.
-- Anthony D'angelo