Ames, Iowa Assistance With Clothing And Furniture
Ballard Community Clothes Pantry (515) 597-3553 or (515) 597-2971 x 207, Contact person: JeriAnn. 908 North Highway 69, Huxley. Wednesday 4-6pm, Saturday 10am-12 noon, Sunday 1-3pm; Also by appointment. Enter through the garage around the back side of Ballard Creek Retirement Community.
Bethesda Lutheran Church (515) 232-6256, 1517 Northwestern Avenue. Monday 9:30-11am and Tuesday 6:30-8pm; During the school year, also open Wednesday 9:30-11am. Enter through the church basement. Bring a photo ID.
Bethany Life Communities (515) 733-5304, Clothing available with a referral from MICA. Open Saturday and Monday afternoons.
Birthright of Ames (515) 292-8414 or 1-800-848-5683, 108 Hayward Avenue. Maternity and baby clothes.
Furniture Bank (515) 382-7290, 126 South Kellogg, Suite 201. 8:30am-4pm Must provide own transportation for furniture (appliances are not available). Income guidelines apply. Students are not eligible.
Maxwell United Methodist Church (515) 387-8594, 501-2nd Street, Maxwell. Toys and household items also. 3rd Tues, 6-7pm. Come in west doors
Nevada Resource Center On the corner of 8th and K Ave. Wednesday 10am-11am and Saturday 10am-11:30am. Clothing for infants through teens.
The Help Center (515) 232-3074, 110 Duff Avenue. Thursday 10am-2pm. Clothing and Books.
St. Mary’s Catholic Church (641) 377-2422, 422-4th Street, Colo. Available 3 times a year (March, July, and October) or by appointment in case of emergency. Clothes and household items. Also has referrals for furniture.
Suited for Work Clothing Closet (515) 232-6064, 130 South Sheldon, Suite 305. Monday 11am-1pm, Thursday 5-7pm, and the 3rd Saturday of each month from 11am-1pm. Available to FIP recipients and low-income men and women in Story County who have found employment or who are actively seeking employment; Need referral from ACCESS, Beyond Welfare, DHS, ERP, Iowa Workforce Development Center, MICA, YSS, or WIC.
Salvation Army (515) 233-1047, 207 South Duff Avenue. Clothing, furniture, household items, etc. Items are to purchase.