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Public and private organizations that will give you free and reduced cost clothes and household items. There are 24 clothing and household goods programs in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area.


Chosen 300 Ministries Inc

14 Miles Away

1116 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 765-9806

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Services:
To bring Christians of different membership groups together; helping them to realize that despite their differences in their race, ethnic group, denomination, social class, economic classes, or the diverse ways they practice their faith; they can unify ourselves for the common good. The purpose of their unification is to distribute meals & services to the homeless; To provide pre-release classes to incarcerated persons: and afford positive value programs for inter-city youth.

Distributing over 80,000 Full Course Meals A Year To The Homeless. Providing Pre-Release and Motivational Classes in 2 county prisons. Affording effective programs for underprivileged youth.



Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
-- Robert Half




Friends Of Northern Uganda Inc

21 Miles Away

P.O. Box 127
Medford, NJ 08055
(609) 668-3584

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Services:
To alleviate human suffering, reduce poverty and bring hope to the people of Northern Uganda.

They seek to build wells to provide clean water in closer proximity than the current water sources. They purchase insecticide treated mosquito nets and insecticide spray to help reduce incidents of malaria. They provide livestock as a source of food and income. They pay for the education of poor children, many of whom are orphans, who can not afford the cost of cost of school. This includes tuition, uniforms and books. They educate Northern Ugandans on the health issues regarding malnutrition, malaria, dysentery, cholera and AIDS. Education and awareness activities will also occur in the United States to help educate Americans on the problems in Northern Uganda and the desperate need for help.



Poverty of course is no disgrace, but it is damned annoying.
-- William Pitt




Adopt-A-Family, New Castle County

32 Miles Away

Claymont Community Center
3301 Green Street
Claymont, DE 19703
(302) 792-9538

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adoptafamilync@state.de.us

Services:
Provides programs for families in crisis or transition.

Emergency Assistance - provides emergency assistance to families faced with a crisis requiring monetary assistance such as shelter, utilities, medical care...

Adopt-A-Mom - provides care packages to families in need of baby care items for children up to 24 months, such as diapers, clothing and personal care items (does not provide furniture).

Adopt-A-Student - provides backpacks, new school supplies and gift cards for uniforms to children in need.

Holiday Program - October through December. Anonymously matches sponsors with families and individuals who do not have means to provide holiday gifts for immediate family. Sponsors asked to purchase gift certificates/gift cards to specific stores requested by family.

Clothing Closet - Free new and used clothing available to both adults and children.

Accepts donations throughout the year for support of programs.

Hours:
Clothing Closet open Wednesdays from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm (closed July & August)

Eligibility:
Needy families, disabled or elderly persons

Area Served:
Unspecified

Documents To Bring:
Referral from private or public social service agency necessary.



I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
-- Plautus




Saint Patrick's Center, Clothing Closet

39 Miles Away

107 East 14Th Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
(302) 652-6219

Services:
St. Patrick's Center Clothing Closet distributes free clothing to needy families and individuals Donations welcomed.

Hours:
closet also open 1pm to 2pm

Eligibility:
Individuals and families in need of clothing

Area Served:
New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in (for clothing closet)



When I chased after money, I never had enough. When I got my life on purpose and focused on giving of myself and everything that arrived into my life, then I was prosperous.
-- Wayne Dyer




Rick VanStory Resource Centers

39 Miles Away

801 West Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
(302) 691-7946

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info@rickvanstorycenters.org

Services:

Rick VanStory Resource Center (RVRC) was founded by former mental health consumers who recognized the urgent need for a recovery-oriented, peer-led drop in center for people with psychiatric disabilities.  RVRC empowers individuals to access the resource and services they need to build an independent, satisfying life in the community through the support of their peers in an environment that is free of stigma. 

Recovery maintenance support, computer lab and library, Hospital Visitation Program.  Clothing and Food Pantry.  Housing and Employment Skills Assistance.  Prehospital discharge planning.  Accompaniment to Mental Health Court and other appointments.  A warmline 24/7 response capability.  Peer Support


Eligibility:
currently being seen at Connections, Horizon House or Continuum of Care

Area Served:
New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
A simple referral form



Non-ambiguity is the shaping force of reality.
-- Joseph Pierce




Richardson Park Community Action, Administration

39 Miles Away

107 South Maryland Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 428-1247
rpcap107@verizon.net

Services:
CAP is a neighborhood organization supported by area churches, businesses, and residents. CAP is the recipient of a State of DE grant-in-aid. CAP is a public charity qualified under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code

Eligibility:
Wilmington--specifically 19804 and only the following sections of 19805: Alban Park, Canby Park Apts, Cleland Hights, Homestead Road and Maryland Park Apts

Area Served:
Wilmington--specifically 19804 and only the following sections of 19805: Alban Park, Canby Park Apts, Cleland Hights, Homestead Road and Maryland Park Apts

Documents To Bring:
Call ahead; accepts walk-ins for food closet



Men do not die from overwork. They die from dissipation and worry.
-- Charles Evans Hughes




Prison Fellowship Ministries

39 Miles Away

3114 North Market Street
St. Paul UAME Church
Wilmington, DE 19802
302-388-7114
msburney@comcast.net

Services:

Prison Fellowship Ministries actively work with those in prison, Work Release Centers and on probation. Ex-offenders are encouraged to connect with our reentry program. Prison Fellowship Ministries offers the following programs: The Angel Program and Year-round Children Youth & Family Ministry,


Eligibility:
Prisoners, ex-prisoners, victims and their families

Area Served:
New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
in prison assessment application, phone and referral



Don't wait for someone to take you under their wing. Find a good wing and climb up underneath it.
-- Frank C. Bucaro




Ministry of Caring, Distribution Center

39 Miles Away

1410 North Claymont Street
Wilmington, DE 19802
(302) 652-0969

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info@ministryofcaring.org

Services:
Distributes clothing, furniture and home furnishings to the poor. The furniture and home furnishings are for those leaving shelters to establish their own homes.

Eligibility:
Needy people leaving shelters may receive furniture; anyone may have (or get) clothing.

Area Served:
New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
Call



The more intensely we feel about an idea or a goal, the more assuredly the idea, buried deep in our subconscious, will direct us along the path to its fulfillment.
-- Earl Nightingale




Lutheran Community Services-Social Service Program

39 Miles Away

1304 North Rodney Street
Wilmington, DE 19806
(302) 654-8886

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info@lcsde.org

Services:

Provides the following services:

  • Food Pantries- emergency food is distributed through locations in three churches. A three-day or extended supply can be provided with referral from social service worker.
  • Mobile Pantries which meet once a month
  • Monthly grocery distribution based on income qualification; membership required. (grocery clubs)
  • Produce: free distribution weekly, bi monthly or monthly depending upon site. 
  • Clothing: free distribution monthly at 3 different locations. 
  • Emergency Housing Assistance- Interest free loans for security deposit/ rent or delinquent mortgage. (grants possible)
  • HOME- Minor home repairs and maintenance for elderly or disabled. It does not do any roofing, plumbing, or electrical work.
  • LIFT- Transportation to medical appointments for residents of Luther Towers only.

Eligibility:
Housing assistance: Must be able to afford rent & living expenses.

Area Served:
Northern New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
Call; Social Service worker must make a referral for extended LIFE program.



The man who wins may have been counted out several times but he didn't hear the referee.
-- H E Jansen




LACC, Family Support Services

39 Miles Away

Latin American Community Center
403 North Van Buren Street
Wilmington, DE 19805
(302) 655-7338

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gpetrucelli@thelatincenter.org

Services:
Family Support Services is a multi-service department. Programs include short term case management, First State Community Action self-sufficiency program, Families in Control domestic violence prevention and treatment, Ninos Bien Educados parent education program, Nuevos Caminos anger management group, Emergency food pantry and clothing closet, intervention of low risk child abuse cases, as well as a Breast Feeding Support Group and breast cancer prevention outreach. Notary public available.

Hours:
Food Closet: Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00-4:00pm

Eligibility:
Varies with service, call.

Area Served:
New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in to schedule intake appointment.



Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
-- Lucille Ball




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