Turning Unwanted Clothes into New Uniforms

School Clothing Drive Fundraiser Some Weiser Middle School Wildcats are sporting new uniforms, thanks to Clothes for the Cause and a coach that has really gone the extra mile for them. Michelle Estes is a JV Volleyball coach at Weiser High School, yet she is working tireless hours to help the middle school students, because she knows the school just doesn’t have the budget for new uniforms. Last year, she completed a Clothing Drive Fundraiser for new uniforms for the girl’s Wildcat volleyball teams. Culminating in March, they had a five week campaign and turned in around 10,500 pounds! Enough
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Clothes for the Cause Fundraising – Partners with Our Place

When two California women decided to open a shelter for victims of domestic abuse, they decided a clothing drive fundraiser was the perfect way to get started. Destiny Grigsby and Jessica Cupp are two talented women with a vision, a dream and a plan. They are starting a shelter in Riverside, California and naming it, “Our Place”. They both want to make a difference in the lives of women and children, who are victims of domestic violence and abuse. They held their first event at Wilderness Park in Downey, California, so that all of their friends and family could drop
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Clothing Fundraiser Helps Bring son home from Africa

The Sanborn family from Maple Valley, Washington knew something was missing. They already have six kids, but they wanted to bring one more wonderful son out of Africa. They say that they heard about a boy named Peter in Uganda, and felt that God wanted them to do this, and that they were meant to bring him into their family. Like most large families, their budget is tight. Money for travel and adoption fees can be expensive. How could they afford to bring Peter, their adopted son home to Washington? They found their answer: a Clothing Drive Fundraising Event through Clothes
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Celebrate. Remember. Fight Back.

  Cancer touches so many lives. For Nancy Whitney, this years clothing drive fundraiser was very personal. She helped start a “Relay for Life” team in 2007 after cancer took her brother’s life. Since then, she has also been touched and motivated by other cancer survivors. This is the second year the La Mirada, California Clothes for the Cause team of Nancy Whitney, Susan Hopkey, Kristin Wall, and Misti Blodgett have worked with her Relay for Life team for a clothing drive fundraiser in the fight against cancer. Celebrate. Remember. Fight Back. The American Cancer Society Relay For Life event is a life-changing experience
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One Heart! One Beat! One Team!

  Some California kids will have a chance to live out their dreams this August, when they go to Cooperstown Dreams Park in New York! That dream is going to become a reality, thanks to their own hard work, and the Clothing Drive Fundraising help of Clothes for the Cause. Last year the Orange County Hawks, 12-Under team raised $1000 through their clothing drive fundraisers and with that money they paid for their coaches airline tickets. Their motto is “One Heart! One Beat! One Team!”. Players will spend a week at the Cooperstown Dreams Park learning, practicing, and playing baseball
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the EARLY BIRD Gets the Worm!

A fun way to collect some EXTRA CASH for your organization! Drawn from all groups that exceed 5,000 lbs!* Here’s how: We all have unwanted textiles* that are out of  fashion, not needed, or no longer fit. Instead of discarding surplus clothing and household linens, give them a second life through Clothes for the Cause. Collect unwanted clothes and turn them into cash for your organization by rallying friends, family and community. *What we take: Clothes – new and used, Shoes – paired only, Towels, Gloves, Hats, Sheets, Blankets, Quilts, Bedspreads, Drapes, Purses, Belts, and more. All items must be
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Every Day is a good day to do good!

It’s never to late for a little Spring cleaning! That’s what the Southern California division of Clothes for the Cause did on Earth Day last April. Clothes for the Cause in Southern California had several great clothing drive fundraisers in April, since Earth Day was on the 22nd. So Cal Clothes for the Cause collected a jaw dropping 280,000 pounds of textiles! That translates into tens of thousands of dollars that were given back to local groups and their causes. We worked with more than 75 local groups from schools to churches, and local sports teams. For example, two of
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