Career Closet

Career Closet accepts donations of clothing suitable for work and provides those clothes at no cost to people in training, seeking employment, and in their first year of employment.

Who We Serve/Key Features

Career Closet serves income eligible men and women who are completing job training and education programs and seeking employment. Job seekers may obtain, at no cost, work appropriate clothing for their job interviews. After employment is secured, clients are able to add to their work wardrobe. Individuals are permitted to receive additional outfits during their first year as long as they remain employed. See “Career Closet Clothing” link below for clothing we typically have in stock.

Career Closet Clothing

Location(s) of the Program

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday by appointment

How to Enroll

Contact us at 401-228-6605

How You Can Volunteer

There are many volunteer opportunities available with flexible hours. Please call our office at 401-228-6605 for more information.

Clothing donations are accepted. Clothing must be clean, ready-to-wear, in-season, and on hangers. Accessories and sweaters in bags or boxes are fine. See “Clothing Donations” link below for our complete list of clothing we can and cannot accept.

Clothing Donations

Other Related Programs

Literacy Volunteers of East Bay

Literacy Volunteers of East Bay (LVEB) provides one-to-one tutoring and small group classes for adults. We provide free help with: reading and writing, math skills, speaking... more

Victims of Crime Act- Advocacy for Crime Victims

Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) provides advocacy and support services to all victims of crime. VOCA assesses victims' situations and helps identify next steps. The program... more

An Even Start in Newport

Even Start is a family literacy and adult education program. Since 1996, Even Start in Newport has provided services throughout Aquidneck Island. Even Start in Newport... more