Join us for safe volunteering together at Crowded Closet. We are wearing our masks and keeping our distance, but we are still the happy place for our customers. We are a charming, local thrift shop where your service shares relief, development and peace around the world. Willing to train! Many openings! Staff available at all times to provide support.
To operate a thrift store for the purpose of generating funds to support the disaster relief, sustainable community development and justice and peace-building work of Mennonite Central Committee locally and globally. To promote the resale, reuse and recycling of donated items. To sell fair trade gifts in an international gift shop.
Crowded Closet is a nonprofit thrift store located in Iowa City. Donated items including clothing, housewares, linens, furniture, antiques, toys and books are sorted, priced and put out for sale. We also promote the reuse and recycling and re-purposing of donated items. Revenue generated by the thrift store and the sale of fair trade items in our international gift store support disaster relief, sustainable community development and justice and peace-building initiatives both locally and globally.