(480) 858.2300

Threadz – Teen Clothes Closet

Providing students items they need to attend school and be ready to learn.

Two Threadz clothes closets are available as a FREE resource for Tempe middle and high school teens from the Tempe Union, Tempe Elementary and Kyrene school districts (school ID required).  Both Threadz locations carry a wide selection of new and/or gently-used items.

Donate to Help a Teen



Help staff a Threadz location during open hours or help sort and stock donated clothing and items. For more info or to volunteer:  480.858.2300 or threadz@tempe.gov

Clothing & Hygiene Items

Clothing (new or gently-used) (t-shirts, in large sizes especially needed)
Shoes  (athletic and dress shoes for male teens
and large sizes are especially needed)
PE/Sports Clothing (gym shorts, shirts)
Bras, Underwear, Socks (new only) (for males – men’s boxer briefs preferred)
Personal Hygiene Items (shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, feminine hygiene products, etc.

School Supplies

Composition Notebooks
College-Ruled Loose Leaf Paper
Index Cards
Click-type Pens

3 ring notebook binders (plain or teen-appropriate)
Backpacks (adult/teen size to carry textbooks)

DONATIONS CAN BE DROPPED OFF AT:  TCC Office, 34 E. 7th Street, Tempe, M-F, 8am-5pm or at the Threadz locations during operation hours.


Tempe High School
1730 S.Mill Avenue, Tempe (enter Broadway Road, far west end of parking lot, Bldg T)

Marcos de Niza High School
6000 S. Lakeshore Drive, Tempe (north end of Main Gym entrance)

Open Regular School Year Hours (starts August 7, 2018)

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Cash donations
are always appreciated to purchase new socks and underwear as well as personal hygiene items.  Other donations of  clothing, shoes, accessories, school supplies and personal hygiene products are accepted as well.