The Clothing Exchange of the Shawnee Mission Area Council PTA

The Clothing Exchange of the Shawnee Mission Area Council PTA

The purpose of this center is to supplement the clothing needs of people who live within the boundaries of the Shawnee Mission School District.

The Shawnee Mission Clothing Exchange is open each Monday that the SMSD schools are in session. Morning shopping hours are 9:00 to 11:00 am. On the second Monday of each month, the center is open for evening shopping only, from 5:00 to 7:00pm. Please see the schedule on the SMAC Clothing Exchange webpage.

Location: Broadmoor Center
6701 W 83rd St.
Enter thru Door #6 at the back (south) of the building.

IDENTIFICATION YOU WILL NEED TO BRING
 
Identification for shopping:
If you have a child attending a Shawnee Mission school or you live within the Shawnee Mission District boundaries, you may shop at no charge at the Clothing Exchange. You may bring your children, but you are responsible for their supervision. Please come prepared to show ID proving either residency or enrollment. (Driver’s license, utility bill, report card, school ID, etc. Make sure either your address or the school name is listed.)
 
Identification required for socks and underwear:
If you have a child enrolled in the Shawnee Mission School District, you may get five pairs of socks and underwear for each child enrolled in your family once a school year (August through May.) To receive these, you must provide proof of enrollment for each child in a Shawnee Mission Program. This may be one of the following: Report Card, Student ID card, letter from school nurse, secretary, principal or program such as ELL or Head Start. Proof of enrollment must show a family member name and school or program name.
 
About Our Staff
The clothing center is operated entirely by volunteers from the Shawnee Mission Area Council PTA. It is stocked with donations of gently used clothing from PTA clothing drives and private donations.
Donations
If you would like to donate, please send clothing that is clean and ready for wear. Donations may be taken to the center between 8:00-4:30 on Mondays only, and left outside the building at the center door in the circle drive by the Clothing Exchange doors (back of building, southeast gym doors). Please do not leave donations on other days without prior arrangement with a chairperson. Donation receipts are available for tax purposes during normal clothing exchange hours. 
Need help picking up your donations?  Just let us know how we can help you.
To volunteer or make donations outside of normal drop off hours, please email or contact one of the Clothing Exchange Chairs:
Sarah Baker – hippyfreak1976@yahoo.com – 913.706.9958
Merrilyn Shobe – smacmal2@smac-pta.org – 913.244.3098
 
Shawnee Mission Area Council PTA is affiliated with Kansas PTA and the National PTA.
 
The Clothing Exchange is a non-profit organization.