Purge Your Closet!
Kind has put together a lil swap to help even out the disparity of clothing affordability and size diversity. Sizes 18/ XL and up ONLY. Special emphasis on sizes 26/ 3XL and up. All gender/ non gendered clothing. Ex; «Men's», «Women's», and «Gender Neutral».
Ask around your neighbourhood, work, community centres, political groups, collectives, clubs, sports teams, families, and friend groups for PLUS SIZE Clothing donations. We have a big need to meet!
SATURDAY, January 12th from 12-4pm at KIND (222 Somerset st. W unit 404)
BYOC (18/40 + clothes to contribute)
BYOB (shopping bags, we will not have any)
**you do not have to bring clothes to participate in the swap.
There are stalled bathrooms and rooms to try things on in private.
For folks who wanna donate but not participate; Bea will be co-ordinate pick-ups and drop offs of clothing starting January 1st. Reach her by PM on Facebook (Bea O'Lro) where you will be added to the co-ordination group with all the info.
WHAT TO EXPECT
What to expect when you arrive; first you will be greeted and directed to the labeled areas in which to neatly place each of your donated clothing items based on category ie; sweaters, pants, shoes, etc. Then you can shop!
** There may be a short waiting period if the shopping area is too crowded.
Kind is an accessible venue. See specific details here on the website. http://kindspace.ca/accessibility/
Kind is an LQBTQIA+, Fat, Body Neutral centred space. Please be aware of who you are and the space you're in while participating.
For any further questions, comments, concerns please contact Bea at [email protected]