Threadz - Teen Clothing 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..

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Threadz locations are closed for the summer break and will reopen in August.  Check back in July, a few pre-opening dates during book distribution may be scheduled before school starts!

Volunteers Needed!

Help staff a Threadz location during open hours or help sort and stock donated clothing and items. For more info call (480) 858-2300.

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Threadz - Teen Clothing Closet

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
  • Highlighters
  • 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.

Threadz Locations

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

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.

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