Thanks to the amazing response to our Coats for Kids Drive from the community, we have received a wide range of donated children’s winter coats, mitts, hats, and other winter items for those in need in our community!
From now until November 22nd, 2013, local families in need of winter coats for their children can drop by The Clothes Line during regular store hours to pick up what they need.
The Clothes Line
55 Victoria Street West, Alliston
Monday to Thursday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fridays – 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturdays – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information please call Jackie Curd, Store Manager at
With the cold weather fast approaching, CONTACT and The Clothes Line are asking the community to help keep a child warm this winter by donating to its annual Coats for Kids Drive.
Starting Monday, October 21, 2013 and running until Thursday, October 31, 2013 donations of good quality, new or gently used children’s coats, hats, scarves, and mittens can be dropped off The Clothes Line, 55 Victoria Street West, Alliston.
Please note that donations will only be accepted during regular store hours:
Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 10:00 a.m .to 4:00 p.m.
Please make sure to clearly mark your donation as “Coats for Kids”. Store volunteers and staff will be available to accept donations for the Drive.
For those in need of children’s winter clothing, donated items will be available for pick up at The Clothes Line from Friday, November 1, 2013 to Tuesday, November 12, 2013, during regular store hours.
CONTACT and The Clothes Line hopes that everyone will join them in making a difference in the community by ensuring that every child has a warm coat to wear during the cold winter months.
For more information, please contact Jackie Curd, Store Manager, The Clothes Line at 705-434-0790.
The Clothes Line, our friendly neighbourhood thrift store located at 55 Victoria Street West, Alliston is holding their annual End of Summer Bag Sale from Wednesday, September 18 to Saturday, September 21st.
For all you bargain hunters, the Bag Sale is where you can stuff a bag full of all regular stock summer clothing (including shoes and purses) for only $5!
Shoppers will be given special bags when they enter the store and then the fun begins!
The Clothes Line will be closing at 12 p.m. on Saturday, September 21st and will reopen on Monday, September 23 with their new fall and winter line.
Make sure to drop by and check out all the great deals!
The Clothes Line is a non-profit thrift store that provides a valuable community service by collecting and selling good quality used items at affordable prices.
Proceeds from The Clothes Line support CONTACT’s community programs and services.
For more information, you can call the store at 705-434-0790 or click here to visit them online.
CONTACT held its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at CONTACT Community Services in Alliston.
Highlights included a report on the year’s activities and the election of the new board of directors for 2013/2014.
The newly elected directors are as follows:
- Guy Close, President
- Bruce Bridgeford, Secretary
- Kim Emmerson, Board Member
- Sandy McAulay, Board Member
- Dorothy Ramsay, Board Member
- Beth Seaborne, Board Member
For more information about CONTACT and the work we have accomplished in our community in the past year, make sure to read our 2012/2013 Annual Report.
The CONTACT board, staff and volunteers would like to thank everyone in the community for their continued support and we look forward to continuing our mission to improve the quality of life in South Simcoe by identifying innovative solutions to community needs and providing quality services and support.
Members of the public are invited to attend CONTACT Community Services’ Annual General Meeting.
Date: Tuesday, June 25th, 2013
Time: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Community Service Centre South Simcoe, Town Square, 2nd Floor Conference Room, 39 Victoria Street East, Alliston
The purpose of the meeting is:
1) To receive the consolidated financial statements of the organization for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013 together with the auditor’s report therein
2) To elect the directors of the organization for the ensuing year
3) To appoint the auditors of the organization
4) To transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof
For more information please call Sandra Mawby at 705-435-4900 Ext. 203.
CONTACT Community Services is excited to announce that thanks to funding received from the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program, seniors in New Tecumseth and surrounding areas will have an opportunity to become more involved in their community and share valuable life skills and knowledge.
The Global Kitchen is a fun, free, and informal cooking club that will bring together local and newcomer seniors to share cooking techniques, culinary traditions and international recipes.
For more information, please contact:
Yvonne Konrad, Project Coordinator
Phone: (705) 435-4900 ext. 204
Do you have a passion for fashion? Are you a savvy shopper looking for some stylish spring wear? Well you won’t want to miss The Clothes Line Spring Fashion Show on Sunday, May 5th, 2013, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Kingsmere Retirement Suites, 287 King St S, Alliston.
Sponsored by Kingsmere Retirement Suites, the Fashion Show will showcase a selection of women’s, men’s and children’s fashions that can be found at The Clothes Line, CONTACT’s non-profit thrift store located in downtown Alliston.
If you’ve never shopped at The Clothes Line, you may be surprised by the great deals you can find on fabulous second hand fashions for the whole family. The Clothes Line offers a great selection of good quality used clothing and accessories, including many brand name labels, all at affordable prices.
The highlight of the show is the amazing volunteer models. The roster includes volunteers and staff, friends and family, loyal customers and local community members.
There will be light refreshments served and door prizes will be awarded.
Tickets are only $5 and can be purchased in advanced by contacting The Clothes Line at 705 434 0790 or by dropping by The Clothes Line at 55 Victoria Street West, Alliston.
Proceeds from the event will be donated to CONTACT Community Services to support our community programs and services.
For more information, you can call The Clothes Line at 705-434-0790 or click here to visit them online.