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The Wardrobe

The Mercury: The Wardrobe Fights Clothing Insecurity
April 10, 2024

Grid Magazine: Long-Running Nonprofit Boutique Leverages Partnerships to Alleviate Clothing Insecurity
March 2024

Chester County Press: Wings for Success merges with The Wardrobe to open two stores in Chester County
March 2024

Philadelphia Inquirer: At the Wardrobe, Women Impacted by the Justice System Get Dressed to Level Up
March 31, 2023

Delaware County Times: The Wardrobe in Lansdowne Outfits Women from Many Walks of Life
March 31, 2023

Philly Voice: Dressing well can inspire confidence, but there can be barriers to finding the perfect style
April 14, 2022

KYW Newsradio: Philly Wardrobe Nonprofit Keeps Workers Dressed for Success
May 30, 2022

The Wardrobe Resale

Philadelphia Weekly: Best Thrift and Consignment Stores in Philly
November 15, 2022

Philly Bite: Best Thrift Stores in Philadelphia
May 4, 2022

WHYY: Everyone and everything has a second chance at this Philly thrift store
April 1, 2022

Open Wardrobe

WURD: Smart & Sexy Day Empowers Local Women
March 27, 2024

KYW Newsradio: Open Wardrobe event outfitting women in work and job interview attire for free
March 23, 2024

Philly Voice: The Wardrobe expands its free clothing events to Chester County
January 24, 2024

Fox29: Open Wardrobe Reetry Event
November 14, 2023

NBC10: Open Wardrobe Veterans Event
August 31, 2023

6ABC: Prom Attire for All Kids in Philadelphia Area
April 27, 2023

NBC10: The Wardrobe is Making Sure Everyone Can Look Great for Prom
April 26, 2023

Open Wardrobe: Smart & Sexy Week Recognized by City of Philadelphia Mayoral Proclamation

PHL17: Free Clothing Event for People Affected by Breast Cancer
October 24, 2022

WHYY: Wardrobe event looks to ease shopping experience for Philly’s LGBTQ+ community
October 17, 2022

NBC10: Community Wardrobe Day for the LGBTQ Community
Oct. 13, 2022


6ABC: Students and Teachers Receive Free Clothing at The Wardrobe
September 22, 2022

WHYY: Philly’s The Wardrobe is holding an event for newcomers, including immigrants and refugees
August 24, 2022

Fox29 Good Day Philadelphia: Open Wardrobe Day: Philadelphia Organization Offering Free Clothing for Your Job Search
July 27, 2022

Philly Voice: The Wardrobe to Provide Free Clothes for Those in Need at Two Events This Summer
July 19, 2022

Philadelphia Gay News: The Wardrobe Provides Clothes to Communities in Need
May 20, 2022

NBC10: Using Clothing to Inspire Change for Everyone
April 27, 2022

Philly Voice: Non-profit will provide clothing to marginalized groups in Philly through monthly events
February 17, 2022

Fox29: Philadelphia non-profit The Wardrobe announces open wardrobe day for formerly incarcerated people
February 26, 2022

Returning Wardrobe

First Lady Wolf Visits Innovative Women’s Reentry Programs in Philadelphia, Highlights Governor’s Proposed $1 Million Investment in Women’s Reentry
March 11, 2022

Al Dia: The Wardrobe, a Philly based non-profit helping formerly incarcerated residents get back in the workforce
March 11, 2022

WHYY You Oughta Know
February 11, 2022
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FOX29: Returning Wardrobe: Non-profit Giving Formerly Incarcerated Citizens a Fresh Outlook on Life
January 19, 2022

CBS 3: Philadelphia Nonprofit, The Wardrobe, Starts New Program To Help Formerly Incarcerated
November 16, 2021

WHYY You Oughta Know
November 12, 2021

PHL-17: New Program Helps People In Need of Clothing After Incarceration
November 8, 2021

Metro Philly: Philly nonprofit helps formerly incarcerated citizens dress for success
November 21, 2022


Support for Afghan Refugees

Philadelphia Tribune: The Wardrobe seeks clothing to help Afghan refugees resettle in the Philadelphia area, September 12, 2021

Fox29: The Wardrobe collects clothing and toiletries for Afghan refugees, September 1, 2021

NBC 10: How to Help Afghan Refugees Who Arrived in Philadelphia, September 1, 2021

Philly Voice: How to help Afghan evacuees arriving in Philadelphia, August 30, 2021

Press Releases

DelCo Gives Day Clothing Drive to Benefit The Wardrobe & Cradles to Crayons

Women Can Receive Free Bras, Clothing, and More at Open Wardrobe Smart & Sexy®  Day

The Wardrobe Grows Wings: Chester County’s Wings for Success Merges with The Wardrobe
to Fight Clothing Insecurity Across Greater Philadelphia Region

Upcoming 2024 Open Wardrobes

Open Wardrobe: Family Day

Open Wardrobe Reentry: New Chester County Locations

Open Wardrobe for College Students

High Fashion for a Great Cause at The Wardrobe’s Designer Pop-Up

First-Ever Veterans Open Wardrobe

Recycle Clothing for a Cause with Free Home Pick Up from HELPSY

PA State Representative Mary Isaacson’s 2023 Women Leading the 175th honors The Wardrobe Executive Director Sheri Cole

Free Prom Attire for All Genders at April Open Wardrobe

The Wardrobe Celebrates Smart & Sexy Week March 28-30, 2023: Events in Philadelphia, Delaware & Bucks Counties Support Justice-Involved Women with Clothing and Confidence

2023 Open Wardrobes for Workforce Development, College Students, Justice-Involved Women

The Wardrobe Holds Open Wardrobe: Recovery & Reentry

The Wardrobe Holds Free Clothing Event for People Affected by Breast Cancer

Shop and Support at the Designer Pop-Up at The Wardrobe 

The Wardrobe’s Community Wardrobe Day for the LGBTQ Community

The Wardrobe Holds Summer Open Wardrobe Days Focused on
Professional Development and New Residents

The Wardrobe Holds Spring Open Wardrobe Days Focused on
Prom Attire and LGBTQ Community Resources

The Wardrobe Holds Open Wardrobe Day for Formerly Incarcerated Citizens

The Wardrobe Announces New Program For Formerly Incarcerated Citizens

The Wardrobe Announces Call for Clothing Donations for Afghan Refugees

New Secondhand Subscription Box That Gives Back! The Wardrobe Box by The Wardrobe – from Philly to YOU