INFOGRAPHIC: Dressing For Success
100-PO015 (R 3/2017)
Dressing For Success
Volunteers at the Washington Corrections Center for Women in Gig Harbor run a clothing closet for women about to release from prison. In the past year, they've given 6,800 individual items to 522 women!
By The Numbers: How much clothing is distributed per year?
In 2016, the Washington Corrections Center for Women clothing closet provided the following to women releasing from prison:
- 500 pairs of jeans
- 500 pairs of black pants
- 2,000 blouses and tops
- 500 seasonal jackets
- 500 pairs of shoes
- 500 purses
- 1,000 pairs of underwear
- 1,000 pairs of socks and stockings
- 300 long shirts used as sleep shirts
Did you know?
Volunteers spend 81 hours a month collecting, sorting, washing and mending clothes donated to the program!
- Washington Corrections Center for Women Ministry Report for 2016