Camille's Closet, a program of the Greensboro Youth Council, is dedicated to collecting new and gently used formal dresses, shoes and accessories to provide them free of charge to Guilford County's high school students who would otherwise be unable to afford them.
Theo's Threads, the brother program of Camille's Closet, collects new and gently used formal wear for young men. Items sought include tuxedos, dress shirts, ties, and dress shoes. This is the first year of this program.
We provide young people with a safe and caring "shopping" experience and volunteers to help them find a dress or outfit they will love.
Mark Your Calendar for the Formal Wear Drive!
GYC will begin collecting formal wear for young women
and men on Monday, February 27.
Ready to donate your formal wear?
The formal wear drive will be held February 27 through March 17. Drop off locations are listed below. If you want to host a drive at your school, church or organization, view this serving as a collection site form.
||Drop off times
||2500 N. Church St.
||Mondays-Fridays, 9 am to 4 pm
|Greensboro Cultural Center
||200 N. Davie St.
||Mondays-Fridays, 8:30 am to 8 pm; Weekends, 1-6 pm
|Lewis Recreation Center
||3110 Forest Lawn Dr.
||Mondays-Fridays, 10 am to 8 pm; Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm
|Greensboro Youth Council
||501 Yanceyville St.
||Mondays-Thursdays, 4-6 pm
Camille's Closet and Theo's Threads will open for several days in April.
Interested in Volunteering?
Volunteers assist with preparing the shop, organizing dresses and the shopping days. Sign up now to reserve your spot.
Partners and Sponsors
Margie Motsinger-Cheshire Center, Smitty and Adrian's McDonald's
For more information or to receive a dress, call 336-373-2734 or e-mail us.
(Please note dates and times are subject to change.)