Donate Clothes

Women come to Wings for good quality clothing in current styles, both professional and business casual. To supply this cost-effectively, please review our guidelines before coming to our Frazer location to be sure your donation will be suitable for our clients.

Clothing Donation Days:

Frazer:
Our Donation Days are held on the second Saturday of each month from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, weather permitting.  You do not need an appointment during these set dates and times.  Please keep in mind that we are a volunteer-run organization with limited space and staff so if you have a large donation (car load) or if you wish to do a collection for us, please contact our Program Manager, Diane Mills at 610-644-6323 x4, first.  

Kennett Square:
Donations are accepted by appointment only.  Please contact Program Manager Ingrid Lis at 610-444-1446.

Click here for our next Clothing Donation Date.

Guidelines:

  • New or gently worn business and business casual women's clothing
  • Purchased in the last 3-4 years ("classic" styles of years past are not useable)
  • In the current season (transitional clothing for August and March)
  • Clean and on hangers (delicate knits may be folded neatly in a shopping bag)
  • No shoe boxes please.  Shoes may be donated in a shopping bag.

Items We Use:

Clothing:

  • Suits (pant or skirt)
  • Uniforms or scrubs (no logos, good condition, especially in L - 3X)
  • Professional & casual-style jackets and cardigan sweaters
  • Blouses, shells, plain tops & sweater sets
  • Dresses (business casual)
  • Dress pants (especially black & plus sizes) & skirts
  • Khakis, black or dark blue jeans
  • Maternity wear suitable for work
  • Camisoles

New Items:

  • Bras (preferably tan, white, or black; smooth, plain; especially large sizes)
  • Underwear
  • Body shapers
  • Hosiery
  • Trouser socks

Accessories:

  • Jewelry
  • Handbags (particularly black)
  • Scarves
  • Dress shoes/boots in season (heels or flats, no boxes)
  • Unopened make-up, hair-care and skin-care products, makeup cases

Clothing Drives or Large Donations:
Please do not run a clothing drive/collection or drop off a large donation (i.e. car load) without speaking to our Program Manager, Diane Mills at 610-644-6323 x4, first.  We may have very specific needs we would like you to collect or select from your donation for us.

Tax Receipt Information:
Clothing donations to Wings are tax-deductible.  You can pick up a clothing donation receipt at the time of your donation.

Other Clothing Notes:

  • Some very high-quality clothing donated to Wings may be put on consignment to raise funds for the purchase of specifically needed clothing items and shoes.
  • Due to liability, Wings does not pick up donations.
  • Unusable clothing may be passed on to other non-profit organizations.

If you have additional questions regarding your donation, please contact our donation phone line at 610-644-6323 x4 or submit our Clothing Donation Inquiry form.