Partnerships with local thrift stores make it possible for area residents needing assistance to receive free clothing. Attire for the entire family can be found at a number of different thrift shops in the area. While there are no eligibility requirements for this program, some locations require a voucher. See this Thrift Stores list for a printable version.
DONORS: Those who would like to donate new or gently used clothing should contact our office. All donations are considered tax deductible by law.
1203 North 6th Street St. Joseph, Missouri 64501
(800) 365-7724 (Missouri residents only)
FAX (816) 364-2304
E-mail: AFL-CIO Community Services
Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thrift Store Listing
Free clothing and household items can be obtained at thrift store locations throughout the region. Please note that it is the decision of each agency to determine which items are free.
AFL-CIO Fab-U-Less Finds
St. Joseph, Missouri 64501
Mon thru Fri, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
*Free clothing or household goods (up to 6 items) available every three months, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday with approved voucher. Vouchers can be obtained from another agency or from front office. NO VOUCHERS ISSUED ON WEDNESDAYS
Mon, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wed, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Fri, 11:00 a. m to 4:00 p.m.
*Free pregnancy test, baby clothes up to size 2T, emergency supply of diapers and formula, and maternity clothes.
Tue, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Thurs, Sat, 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
*Free clothing and household goods. Call if an emergency.
Mon, Thurs, Fri, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
301 North 7th Street St. Joseph, MO
*Free basic kitchen items. Call for assistance. Written referral is required.
2623 Mitchell St. Joseph, MO
*Free clothes closet, sizes newborn through 6th grade. Call church to set an appointment.
The Lord’s Store
6520 Carnegie Street St. Joseph, MO
Tue, Thurs, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*Free clothing, kitchen items, household goods, bedding, knickknacks, and small appliances.
Salvation Army Family Thrift Store
Mon thru Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
*Free clothing and household goods with voucher. Must obtain voucher from Salvation Army office located at 618 South 6th Street.
Family Worship Center
(Next to John Glenn Elementary)
St. Joseph, MO
Sat, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Valley Community Center
Mon thru Fri, 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Holt Food Pantry
Mon thru Thurs, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
*Free clothing available.
Cameron Food Pantry
Mon, Wed, 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
*Serves Cameron School Distric only. Free used clothing available same hours as food pantry.
Adventist Community Services
Wed, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*Free clothing available.
Living Hope Thrift Store
Mon, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wed, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
*Serves all of DeKalb County (except Cameron School District).
Hope House Ministries Thrift Store
Tue thru Fri, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*Free clothing with approval.
Maryville Ministry Center
Tuesday 2-4 pm Thursday 6-8 pm
*Free clothing for immediate household members only (2 times monthly).