Northside Threads Clothing Closet

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What is Northside Threads?

Northside Threads is a Clothes Closet created by the NISD Family Engagement Program and community volunteers to serve every campus and family in the District that needs clothing support.

Who is eligible to receive clothes?

Currently enrolled students needing support can gain access to the NISD Threads Clothes Closet at no cost by obtaining a referral from their school counselor.

What do students receive?

Each student will be able to pick out five tops, five bottoms, new socks, and new underwear.


Gently used clothing needed for children 4 - 18 years old.

Most Needed Items

Hygiene Items:

  • Body Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Toothpaste
  • Women's Personal Care

Girls' Clothing:

  • Sizes: XSM (Extra Small), SM (Small), MED (Medium), LG (Large), Plus Size

Boys' Clothing:

  • Boys' jeans sizes: 6, 7, 8
  • Young Men's jeans sizes: 10, 12, 14, 16, 18
Donation Drop Off Locations
  1. Student Services
    5651 Grissom Rd., 78238
  2. Central Office
    5900 Evers Rd., 78238
  3. Northside Activity Center
    7001 Culebra Rd., 78238

Ways You Can Help


Request to do a drive.


Volunteer to sort, wash, fold, tag, or organize at the Threads Clothing Closet.


Help us spread the word and share the news! Inform your friends and community about NISD Threads Clothes Closet.


We also accept monetary donations to purchase new socks and underwear or other needed clothing categories.


Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm


Northside Family Engagement Center
5223 Blessing St.
San Antonio, TX. 78228

Contact Information

Coordinator: Judith Jones, Threads Manager


Family Engagement Support Personnel: 

To get more information please call 210-397-8930 or email the coordinator.