The Clothes Closet


What is The Clothes Closet?

The Clothes Closet, a program of SWFIC, provides work appropriate clothing, free of charge, to women who have either left an abusive situation, or who are in a job training program and are preparing for job interviews. Clients are referred to the Clothes Closet by over 65 partnering agencies throughout Winnipeg.

Click here for The Clothes Closet brochure.

If you are interested in becoming a partner agency, please contact our office at 204-284-9311.



Closed for Clothing Donations: We are not accepting any clothing donations at this time. We will begin accepting clothes again on Monday January 15, 2018.
Thank you for understanding. We need this time to process all the generous donations we have received this fall and prepare for our office closure. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Clothing donations are accepted during office hours of 9 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday at our location in the lower level of the Fort Garry United Church, at 800 Point Road. Please ring the buzzer to enter the building.

We request that donations be clean, current, ready-to-wear clothing appropriate for a women who is going to a job interview. Donations can be dropped off in boxes or bags that are not too heavy to lift. Thank you for your support!

The Clothes Closet is operated by volunteers and relies entirely upon donations from the community.

We are grateful for the following donations:

Suits, Jackets, Pants, Skirts, Blouses, Tops, Shoes, Boots, Coats, Accessories, Jewelry, Scarves, Purses, Belts. Plus sized clothing is always in high demand.

Cash Donations so we can purchase items such a new undergarments, socks, hosiery etc. Cash donations over $15 will receive a tax receipt. To Donate now click the link on the right side. 

Women’s Fashion Sale Fundraiser

Saturday, April 28, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
800 Point Road
(Lower Level of the Fort Garry United Church)

Large selection of fashionable, gently used women’s clothing items and accessories¬†for $5.00 each. Buy 3 and get one free!

Cash, Debit Card, Visa, Master Card, American Express and cheques accepted.

All money raised supports the Clothes Closet program for women