NEXT EVENT: APRIL 10TH (sign up will be live 14 days before each event)
Sign up and attendance at specific time periods is still required to keep attendance numbers low. If slots are full, and you need to attend, please contact [email protected], and we'll work with you.
Donations will be accepted. Please be sure clothes and shoes are washed and in excellent wearable condition; and all other items are clean and in good working order.
The following is necessary to ensure our due diligence in keeping all guests and volunteers safe. EVERYONE MUST ADHERE TO THE FOLLOWING:
1 time slot per family. If you sign up, show up!
Delete your slot or email
if you can’t attend. [email protected] Arrive during your time slot ONLY – don’t come at a different time – you will be asked to come back later or might not be able to come in at all.
If signing up for multiple spots for multi-families, you must arrive together during the scheduled time.
1 adult shopping per family only. Please keep children home if at all possible.
Masks are REQUIRED at all times covering mouth and nose (provided for you if needed). Gloves are highly recommended (provided for you if needed).
The health and safety of all our guests and volunteers is vital to us, and we follow all CDC & Erie County Health guidelines...By signing up and attending, you confirm that neither you nor anyone in your house has/had COVID 19 in the past 14 days and/or has at least two of the following symptoms: fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell.
CMC is open to the WNY community. We do not ask for ID’s or financial information. We are here to be a blessing, and expect our guests to treat it like the blessing that it is.
Follow posted distancing markers, directional signs, & keep 6 feet distance from others.
One (1) person (or household) at a time at each size rack, bin, or table.
Children MUST remain with you at all times.
Please bring your own reusable bags/totes.
30 minute maximum for shopping.
Only get what you NEED.
If you don’t need it, leave it! Please don't touch items until ready to place in bag.
All items must remain with you at all times. We can't hold/save items.
CASH ONLY – suggested donation guidelines provided at checkout.
GENERAL CMC GUIDELINES/RECOMMENDATIONS:
CMC is supported entirely by donations. Inventory changes constantly based on donations & comes from generosity of others: Pay kindness forward by being courteous, patient, & thoughtful to all fellow guests & volunteers!! Everything is for
personal use only! The resale of items, removing of tags, &/or repackaging of items is strictly prohibited and will result in removal from current (& possibly future) CMC distributions. Please wash all items before use.
For your safety and ours, please follow all rules & social distancing guidelines. We reserve the right to refuse admission to anyone and/or ask any person or group to leave if necessary.
April's distribution will be the first full Spring/Summer distribution including Spring/Summer shoes and light jackets. Suit suits and patriotic themed items will come out at May's distribution. Inventory:
SHOPPING LIMITS: Sizes 5 & 6 youth (small youth) & 14-20 youth XL-XXL limited to 20 items only; jackets – limit 1 each per person
SUGGESTED DONATION GUIDELINES FOR CLOTHES/SHOES:
Standard clothing .25 cents each ($1 new with tags)
ONLY 1 pajama per person
Shoes .50 cents each ($2 new with tags)
LIGHTWEIGHT JACKETS: .50 cents each
GEAR, TOYS, & FREE ITEMS: Gear & toys are priced as marked. 1 new in package toy per child. 1 new in package baby gear item per child. Free items limited to 1 bag per family.
CHECKOUT: Bring shopping ticket to checkout station when done. Volunteer will provide donation total. Place donation in box (contactless payment option). Change available if needed. CASH ONLY! No one turned away for inability to pay.
WHO ARE WE: Clothe Me Co-Op (CMC) is a 100% donation-based CHILDREN’S clothing & service ministry of Kenmore Alliance Church made up of volunteers from all over the WNY community. Donations are given to us with the intent of being a blessing, and we exist to bless families throughout WNY with very low/no cost children’s clothing and other items. We carry all sizes and types of items for children from newborn through teens; to include clothing in sizes preemie/newborn to adult large, maternity clothes, shoes, baby/toddler gear, children's books, gently used/new toys, and more.
Contact Us :
KAC Serves Website:
CMC Facebook Page:
Kenmore Alliance Church:
www.kenmorealliance.com 716-876-5570 x32 Related files:
Very important guidelines and information regarding who we are, how distributions works, the shopping guidelines, and suggested donation guide.