San Antonio Threads hopes to provide over 1,200 young people with new clothing this year

Want to donate or volunteer? Call 210-418-2073

For this month's KSAT Community nonprofit feature, San Antonio Threads is making a difference in the city of San Antonio by providing  young people with new clothes, shoes, underwear and personal care items for free!

"We provide a safe and nurturing shopping experience for deserving teens currently in foster care, who have transitioned out of foster care, are homeless, or have experienced an emergency situation," said Cathy Hamilton, a board member at San Antonio Threads.

Young people ages 12-21 who are eligible for the free items can shop twice a year for free at San Antonio Threads.

San Antonio Threads is projected to serve over 1,200 young people in 2018 -- triple the number served last year.

How can I get connected with San Antonio Threads?

Visit sanantoniothreads.org and click on the field you are interested in:

  • Volunteer
  • Refer a teen
  • Partner with San Antonio Threads
  • Donate
  • Attend an event

If you have new clothing, shoes, packaged underwear, packaged socks or full-size hygiene products, contact San Antonio Threads if you would like to donate your items. 

"What I love about our charity is being able to provide this experience for our youth who need it the most," Hamilton said.

For more information, visit sanantoniothreads.org or call 210-418-2073. 

San Antonio Threads is located on the second floor of the Christian Assistance Ministry building on McCullough Avenue downtown, and is open Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

KSAT Community operates in partnership with University Health System, Energy Transfer and San Antonio Area Chevy Dealers.

Information courtesy of San Antonio Threads.

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