During the school year, uniform assistance will be provided only to families who are experiencing critical circumstances.
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Several years ago, our Tabitha Club (Girls-Grades 1-5) started a ministry that has grown by leaps and bounds! .
There are many individual schools of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District that have adopted and modified the uniform dress code for their school.Free Store volunteers assist by performing check-out, inventory, racking clerical duties.The success of the UM Free Store is the result of individuals, local businesses and church congregations in the Central Ohio area.We have a great relationship with Canton City, North Canton, Plain and other area schools! With their help, we are able to help many families in need.Over 200 new coats are also given away each year as need arises.Today it has grown into a ministry that serves 15 inner-city Canton schools schools in Plain Local and Alliance City. .Our Program Offers: Snacks, school Supplies, clothing, groceries, winter Coats, holiday Parties.Volunteers also weekly pick up, sort, and box for delivery gently-used clothing.For every dollar donated to the Free Store twenty-one dollars are returned to the community. .
More win a cruise 2017 than 40,000 families have become members of the Free Store since we opened our doors in January 1999.
Twice a month we host large giveaways at our North Canton building and or at inner-city Canton schools. .
In order to receive uniforms, the student must be enrolled in a cmsd public school or district-sponsored charter school. .We have a team of dedicated volunteers who pick up, sort and deliver snacks every two weeks to the schools. .Parents with students in need of uniforms must have their school send a referral.We have a team of volunteers who pick up thousands of pounds of groceries each month.If you would like to purchase uniforms at a discounted rate, please select and print one of the coupons (pdf) below.The United Methodist Free Store provides clothing and household items to families in need in a hospitable atmosphere that affirms the self-worth of each individual.Please click here for information on your child's school.And of course our volunteers!