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Clothing & Hygiene Options

Free Hygiene Supplies, & Free Showers Hygiene Supplies for all organizations depend on availability:

Days, times, restrictions, availability subject to change


Degage's Life Enrichment Center L.E.C. 2nd Floor †† Located at Degage Ministries (Black doors on side)

144 S. Division†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††† Hygiene Supplies now handed out Tues & Friat 11 a.m.

Grand Rapids, MI49503†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††† Free Showers in the L.E.C. (2nd Floor)

(616) 454-1661††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $2 Haircuts Thursday and Friday 8:30 to 1:30 and 1 to 3p.m.

Laundry $1 Wash $1 dry.Lockers $2wk if available (drawing Fri. at 1 p.m.). Mending Thurs 9:00-11:30 am


St. Andrews Outreach††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Outreach building is located on Division

267 Sheldon S.E.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Straight across from the Guiding Light Mission

Grand Rapids, MI49503††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Open Tues. and Thurs. 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

(616) 456-1454†††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Free Clothes and Hygiene Supplies

You can get socks, underwear, soap, shampoo and razors once a month if available. You can get shoes, towel, blanket, pillow, and coat 1 time per year if available.Get there early, 1st 50 people or those signed in by 11:00a.m.


New Life Christian Fellowship†††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Soup & Prayer

2777Knapp St. N.E.††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Free Hygiene Supplies (& Soup or Chili)

Grand Rapids, MI49525††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2nd Monday month 4p.m. to 5:00

(616) 364-7043†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Toilet paper, soap, shampoo, razors, feminine, etc.


Lost Cost Hygiene Supplies


Matthewís House ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Drop in Center

766 7th Street N.W.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††† Geared towards the West side

Grand Rapids, MI 49504††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††† Hours 12:30 to 5p.m. (M-F)

(616) 233-3006 / 453-7905†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††† Call for more information.

Free Showers, Lost Cost Hygiene Supplies; Laundry Cost $1Wash $1 Dry

(Must call for appointments for laundry) Computers 1st come first serve; for Resume,

Job Search, etc. (No chat, no games). Time may be limited if excessive.


Free Clothing


In the Image†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Free Clothes and Stuff.†† Now must make an appointment first.

1823 S. Division††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Appointments scheduled by phone (or in person) Mon. & Wed.

Grand Rapids, MI49503††††††††††††††††††††††† only from 9 to 11 a.m. & 1 to 3 p.m. (no exceptions).

(616) 456-6150††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††Shopping days are now Tues., Thurs., Fri., & Sat. as scheduled.

Shopping times are set by 1st apt. & remain the same thereafter, and you can shop at the In the Image 1 time a week. Tues., Thurs., Fri. appts. are scheduled at 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 1:30 and 2:30.Sat. appts. are at 9:00, 10:00, and 11:00. For furniture you must obtain a referral from a D.H.S. caseworker. Furniture referrals are still only allowed once a year. Your D.H.S. caseworker has discretion whether to write you a referral or not.

Some misc. dishes & small appliances, pots, pans, etc. on shelf if any.


St. Andrews Outreach††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Outreach building is located on Division

267 Sheldon S.E.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Straight across from the Guiding Light Mission

Grand Rapids, MI49503†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Open Tues. and Thurs. 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

(616) 456-1454†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Free Clothes and Hygiene Supplies

You can get socks, underwear, soap, and razors once a month if available. Clothes from room every week.Generally you need to get signed up by 11:00a.m. or in the first 40 (whichever comes first).


St. Alphonus Clothing Room††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††† Clothing Room is for Northeast only

224 Carrier N.E.†† †††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pantry is open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (M, Tu, W ,F)

Grand Rapids, MI49505††††††††††††††††† ††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† Bring I.D. & proof of residency

(616) 451-4230 / 451-3043†††††††††††††† ††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† Northeast/ Northend Only. (Closed Thursday).



$2 Haircuts at Degage Ministries Tuesdays & Friday 8:30 to 11:30a.m. & 1 to 3 p.m. Cost 2 (men and women).


Free Haircuts at Guiding Light (men & women) once a month generally the 2nd Wednesday 2 to 4p.m. must sign up ahead of time on the sheet at Guiding Light Mission 255 S. Division.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††



Thrift Stores & Clothing Programs (items are sold at low-cost)


Salvation Army Family Store (Thrift Store)†† ††††††††† Low cost clothing, furniture, and house wares.

1491 S. Division††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† You can go to Salvation Army Booth Family Services

Grand Rapids, MI49507†††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† at 1215 E. Fulton and apply for a clothing voucher.

(616) 452-3133 store / (616) 459-9468 Booth Services††††††††††††

Vouchers now issued only on Thursdays 11a.m. to 11:45 a.m. only††††

Note: 1 voucher per year, must use within one week. Signup begins at 11 a.m. now; only takes approx. 15 people.


Saint Vincent De Paul Thrift Store††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††† Provides food, clothing, furniture, and other resources

1314S. Division†††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† to anyone who has an area referral. Up to 2 items of a kind

Grand Rapids, MI 49507††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† for free with referral.Depends on availability. Once per year.

(616) 452-1408†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Other stuff is for sale at low cost. It is a thrift store.

Note: St. Vincent De Paul is very limited; may only use referral wise one time a year, if supplies (clothes / food available). Subject to availability.Case manager or social worker must fax over request for you on their letter head to St Vincent De Paulís fax number (616) 452-1479. Attn: St. Vincent De Paul. Food &/or Clothes Request.


Second Chance Thrift Store ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Trinity provides referrals for the West side)

520 Leonard N.W.†††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lordís Bounty will help you out with a limited amount

Grand Rapids, MI49503††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† of clothes free 1 time per year with a referral from

(616) 776-0596††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† your church, caseworker, or social service agency.)

Note: Currently Lordís Bounty is very limited on clothing;

Westside referrals only and if have extra supplies (clothes) available.


Westside Apostolate (thrift store)†††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† Program for free clothes for low- income if have Medicaid

1232 Bridge St. N.W††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††† Once a month can obtain free clothes

Grand, Rapids MI 49504††††††††††††††††† †††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††† Need I.D. Soc. & Medicaid cards to qualify

(616) 235-7197 †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Also has clothes for $2 a bag

Hours are 9a.m. to 1:30p.m. (M, Tu, Th, Fri) and 11:30a.m. to 4p.m. (Wed.)†††††††


Helping Hands †† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rustic Market (Pine Restís Thrift Store)

901 Alpine N.W.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††† 389 68th St. S.E.†††

Grand Rapids, MI49504 †††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††† Grand Rapids, MI49507

(616) 459-9114 M-F 10 to 5 11to 4 Sat.†††† ††† (616) 455-2522†††

Last Mon. & Tues. all clothing 50% off

Also has 99cents rack of clothing.


Goodwill Thrift Store ††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††† Goodwill Thrift Store †††††††††††††††††††††

200 S. Division ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††† 5487 S. Division

Grand Rapids, MI 49503 ††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††† Kentwood, MI 49548

(616) 451-2606††† ††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (616) 534-1123††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††


Goodwill Outlet Store ††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††† Goodwill Thrift Store

3075 30th St. S.W.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† ††††† 740 28th St S.W.

Grandville, MI 49418†††††† ††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††† Wyoming, MI††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

(616) 532-4200††† 8a.m. to5p.m.†††††† ††††††††† ††††† (616) 538-7070†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Note: Goodwill Warehouse Sale that was on Prairie will not exist on Fridays anymore.

The Outlet store listed above will replace it.


World Mission Thrift†††††††††††† ††††††††† Valueland†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Valueland

919 36th Street S. W., Suite B†††††††† 949 Four Mile Rd†††††††††††††† 2640 Burlingame Ave SW

Wyoming, MI 49509†††††††††††††††††† †††††† Grand Rapids, MI49544†† †††††††††††††† Wyoming, MI 49509†††††††††††††††††††

(616) 261-1040††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† (616) 784-3633†††††††††††††††††† (616) 534-3233

The 36th Street store is has clothing priced between 99 cents and 1.99. Also has a sale for Ĺ off their outlet pricing on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The 4 Mile and Burlingame stores have sales for Ĺ off everything on the last Tuesday of each month