Re-Threads connects individuals to what they need to make their house a home. Re-Threads is a free community resource to ensure everyone can access clothes, home-goods, toiletries and other necessities which we all enjoy in our own homes.
For many individuals and families experiencing poverty the option to buy new kitchenware or winter clothes does not exist. Seemingly simple items like a saucepan or a winter coat don’t make the cut when dire financial decisions must be made. At the same time, it is these simple items that many of us take for granted that make up an individual or family’s livelihood. A set of dishes or a warm sweater can make all the difference in building someone up to move towards their greatest potential. It is for this reason that
La Puente operates a “free store” where those in need can get the basic necessities that make up day-to-day life.
Rethreads endeavors to meet the clothing needs of local community members by providing free clothing to those struggling to afford the purchase of necessary clothing items. Every human being has the right to warm clothes, and La Puente strives to guarantee that right. Whether it is a warm, winter coat or a new outfit for a job interview, Rethreads is available for women, men, and children in the San Luis Valley. Anyone in need is welcome to visit Rethreads once per month. Annually, Re-Threads gives out over 55,000 items.
Rethreads is always looking for quality donations of clothing, shoes, baby clothes, kitchen wares and utensils, small kitchen appliances, toilet paper and toiletries, diapers, and other household needs.
To donate contact Rethreads at (719)589-4567 ext. 103.