New Providence Baptist Church is gearing up for its 16th bi-annual free clothing and shoe giveaway.
The Detroit church is now accepting men, women, infant and children clothing, coats, shoes, jewelry, purses, ties, belts, gloves, hats, scarves, umbrellas, baby items, car seats, playpens, strollers, walkers, wheelchairs, bicycles, children toys and children books. *Men and children items are needed due to high demand.
Gently used undergarments, swimming suits, wigs, lingerie, socks, bedding, stuffed animals, furniture or any item with stains, ripped, faded, dirty or broken will not be accepted.
Donations will be accepted September 6 - September 17: Monday - Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and immediately after 10:00 a.m. worship service on Sunday. The last date to donate is Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
All donations must be clean and in good condition, folded or on hangers. New Providence will not sell the items. All donations are tax deductible.
The actual giveaway will be held Saturday, October 1, 2016. It'll start at 9:00 a.m. Families will be allowed to shop on a first come, first serve basis.
New Providence Baptist Church is located at 18211 Plymouth Road, Detroit, MI 48228 (corner of Plymouth Road and Southfield Freeway). The church telephone number is (313) 837-0818.