Clothes, shoes, and outerwear for children of all ages are available throughout the year. Adult clothing is limited to coats and other cold weather wear. Four items of clothing per family member may be chosen each month.

Thank you to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois who provided grant funding for our coats and socks & underwear distributions in 2015 and 2016.

Thank you to Community Partnership For Protecting Children and The Walmart Foundation for providing funding to support the 2016 Coat Distribution.


The Pantry has a coat distribution one day each year in collaboration with the Consultation of Religious Communities (CRC). It takes place in October and is for both children and adults. You must be present to receive a coat.

Socks & Underwear

Socks and underwear are distributed twice per year.

  • Children’s socks and underwear are distributed during back-to-school activities in the fall.
  • Children’s and adults’ are distributed in the spring during regular Pantry hours to everyone served by the Pantry.

Donations of gently used or new coats are accepted in all sizes toddler to adult. New socks and underwear donations are accepted in all sizes toddler to adult.