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Trans & Queer Clothing and Accessories Swap, North Portland, April 14th

Come enjoy a safe and fun Transgender/Queer Clothing and Accessories Swap exclusively for the Trans and Queer community to share and find new-to-you items!

When: Saturday April 14th,  from 1:30-3:30 at the Q Center

We’ll be updating the FAQ based on what we learned from the first event, so keep an eye on that there: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): https://goo.gl/z6PsN1 .

If you’d like to volunteer to help with this swap, please visit the PDX Trans and Queer Clothing Swap facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pdxclothingswap/

For additional details check out the Facebook Page and the Facebook Event page  

This swap takes place quarterly, alternating Saturday/Sunday at the Q Center. If you have further questions, contact info@pdxclothingswap.org

Thank you for spreading the word, showing up and sharing the love and the incredible array of fabulous fashion!

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April 2018 Free Swaps!

WOW there are so many free swaps in April!  If what you want to swap isn’t listed, we’d love for you to start a free swap in your area of interest – tell us, and we’ll post it here to help spread the word!  Here’s the exciting list of April swaps we know about so far:

UPDATE MOVED TO APRIL 8TH DUE TO EASTER! 04/08/18 Family All Size Clothing Swap (Beaverton) 7pm @ Adapt Training at 9923 SW Arctic Dr Beaverton, OR 97005. Bring your whole family!   Our swap is FREE, with no admission charge, no strings attached, and all remainders will be given away for free or to organizations that will not sell them but will give them away. For further details contact Kirsten at kirsten@adapttraining.com  Carla or Juleea at arellanofour@gmail.com or check the facebook page.  Meets every other month (usually on the first Sunday February, April, June, August, October, December 2018)

04/07/18  Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing Swap 6pm at the Rushing Water Yoga Studio in Downtown Camas WA.  This is now an All Size swap, so please pre-sort your clothes so they can be separated into piles small, medium, large, plus, and accessories. Takes place the first Saturday of the month September through June (No swaps July and August).  Please RSVP to Dorothy at  clarkcountyclothingswap@gmail.com

04/08/18 Family Clothing and Footwear Swap (N Portland), Quarterly on a Sunday, 2-4pm at the Kenton Church 2115 N Lombard street Portland OR 97217, in the basement. Everyone is welcome. All sizes of Men’s, Women’s, and Children’s clothing will be exchanged. No donation is required in order to receive clothing. Frequently asked questions about this swap http://freeclothingexchange.org/faq  This quarterly swap usually takes place March/April, June, September, January. Contact Ginny for more information at pdxfreeclothingexchange@gmail.com

04/14/18 Spring Stuff Swap in NE Portland at the Evergreen Community Church. Kind men, women, and teens invited to bring in-good-condition ‘stuff’…and find new treasures for personal use or to give as gifts.  Household items, toys and games, books and music, tech and garden, antiques and collectables, crafting items, and more. This is an RSVP event (ie you need to reserve a space so we don’t overcrowd the venue). For a complete list of what what to expect see details here 

04/14/18 PDX Trans & Queer Clothing and accessories Swap  at the Q-center in North Portland, from 1:30-3:30 pm. For additional details check out the Facebook Page and the Facebook Event page    Quarterly alternating Saturday/Sunday at the Q Center. We’ll be updating the FAQ based on what we learn, so keep an eye on that there: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): https://goo.gl/z6PsN1   This is a safe and fun place for the Trans and Queer community to share and find new-to-you items.   Visit the PDX Trans and Queer Clothing Swap facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pdxclothingswap/

04/16/18  Women’s All Size Clothing Swap, 7pm at Collossae Church in Tigard.  No need to RSVP – just show up – there’s plenty of room for kind helpful people! Contact Barbara at barbarabomar@yahoo.com  for more information. (takes place 3rd Monday January 2018, April 2018, and September 2018. Handicapped accessible).

04/16/18 Babies/Kids/Maternity Clothing Swap, Small Toys and Accessories Swap, 7:25pm (right after Women’s all size swap) at Collossae Church in Tigard.   No need to RSVP – just show up – there’s plenty of room for kind helpful people! Contact Barbara at barbarabomar@yahoo.com  for more information. (takes place 3rd Monday January 2018, April 2018, September 2018. Handicapped accessible).

04/20/18  Women’s Size Petite to Medium (approx 0-8)  Clothing Swap at People’s Food Co-op in SE Portland at 7pm.  Everyone who attends, please bring an extra bag for remainder donation.  Monthly on the third Friday.  If you’ve got other sizes, please take them to the correct swap for those sizes.  If they are torn/ripped, please offer them on freecycle.org. If you would like to receive notifications via facebook, go to: http://www.facebook.com/groups/267181703349196/ and request to join the group

04/27/18 Women’s All Size Clothing and Stuff Swap in Happy Valley, 7pm at New Seasons market on Sunnyside in the yoga studio/conference room. The last Friday of the month.  You can bring not only clothes but shoes and accessories and any other goodies that you want to pass on (such as books, jewelry, lotions, makeup, pens, arts and crafts and etc). If you know of a good organization that can use the leftover clothes or if you can take it with you please let me know. To RSVP (reserve your spot) contact Tanya at  Happyswap@hotmail.com   

04/28/18 All Age All Gender Clothing Exchange — At Countryside Community Church, 18810 S.W. Kruger Road, Sherwood. Countryside Community Church will be hosting a FREE Clothing Exchange on Saturday, April 28 @ 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Doors open at 9:45. Bring any gently worn clothing items to exchange that you or your loved ones no longer wear. Beginning at 10 a.m. everyone will be released to rummage through all the clothing (there will be children’s, men’s and women’s categories) and take whatever they would like. All of the leftover clothing at the end of the hour will be donated to local non-profit organizations to help clothe others in the surrounding communities as well as our own. This is a great way to share resources with others in our community, especially children’s clothing as children grow in and out of clothing so quickly, and it’s a great way to get some shopping in for yourself without having to spend a penny! Phone weekdays: 503-925-0689.

PDX Trans & Queer Clothing & Accessories Swap, North Portland, January 20th

Come enjoy a safe and fun Transgender/Queer Clothing and Accessories Swap exclusively for the Trans and Queer community to share and find new-to-you items!

When: Saturday January 20th,  from 1:30-3:30 at the Q Center

We’ll be updating the FAQ based on what we learned from the first event, so keep an eye on that there: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): https://goo.gl/z6PsN1

If you’d like to volunteer to help with this swap, please visit the PDX Trans and Queer Clothing Swap facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pdxclothingswap/

For additional details check out the  Facebook Event page    

This swap takes place quarterly, alternating Saturday/Sunday at the Q Center. If you have further questions, contact info@pdxclothingswap.org

Thank you for spreading the word, showing up and sharing the love and the incredible array of fabulous fashion!

Transgender/Queer Clothing, Accessories, and Costume Swap, North Portland, October 15th

Transgender/Queer Clothing and Accessories Swap!  October you can bring fall and winter clothing, accessories, and Costumes, too!

What:  Clothing, accessory, and costume swap exclusively for the Trans and Queer community!

When: Sunday October 15th, from 2pm-6pm at the Q Center

The first event in July was nothing short of amazing!  Thank you all so much for spreading the word, showing up and sharing the love and the incredible array of fabulous fashion!

We’ll be updating the FAQ based on what we learned from the first event, so keep an eye on that there: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): https://goo.gl/z6PsN1

This is a safe and fun place for the Trans and Queer community to share and find new-to-you items.  Visit the PDX Trans and Queer Clothing Swap facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pdxclothingswap/

This swap takes place quarterly! Contact info@pdxclothingswap.org

October Swaps 2017

Hi swappers!  It’s officially fall, so you may be going through your cool weather clothes and accessories and realizing some things don’t fit or just aren’t ‘you’ anymore.  Wash them up and swap them for new-to-you clothes you love!  This month we’ve got all-sized clothes for the whole family (men, women, kids) including footwear, a few sized swaps, a community potluck, transgender/queer clothing and accessories swap, and a women’s all-size clothing and stuff swap.  Since this is October, feel free to look for items that might work as costumes – clothing swaps are a great place for free frugal fun!

10/01/17  Family Clothing and Footwear Swap (N Portland), Quarterly on a Sunday, 2-4pm at the Kenton Church 2115 N Lombard street Portland OR 97217, in the basement. Everyone is welcome. All sizes of Men’s, Women’s, and Children’s clothing will be exchanged. No donation is required in order to receive clothing. Frequently asked questions about this swap http://freeclothingexchange.org/faq  This quarterly swap usually takes place March, June, September, December. Contact Ginny for more information at pdxfreeclothingexchange@gmail.com

10/01/17 Family All Size Clothing Swap (Beaverton) 7pm @ Adapt Training at 9923 SW Arctic Dr Beaverton, OR 97005. Bring your whole family!   Our swap is FREE, with no admission charge, no strings attached, and all remainders will be given away for free or to organizations that will not sell them but will give them away. For further details contact Kirsten at kirsten@adapttraining.com  Carla or Juleea at arellanofour@gmail.com or check the facebook page.  Meets every other month (usually on the first Sunday February, April, June, August, October, December 2017)

10/07/17  Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing Swap 6pm at the Rushing Water Yoga Studio in Downtown Continue reading

NEW! Transgender/Queer Clothing and Accessories Swap, North Portland, July 22nd

NEW! Transgender/Queer Clothing and Accessories Swap (North Portland) The first quarterly Transgender/Queer Clothing and Accessories swap!!

What:  Clothing and accessory swap exclusively for the Trans and Queer community!

When: Saturday July 22nd  from 11am-3pm. Come early at 10am for socializing and organizing.

RSVP for this event, location, and more information here

This is a safe and fun place for the Trans and Queer community to share and find new-to-you items. If there’s enough interest, we hope to swap quarterly! Frequently asked questions about the Trans/Queer Clothing Swap. Contact info@pdxclothingswap.org

Visit the PDX Trans and Queer Clothing Swap facebook page