Clothes for the Job Interview

What are free work clothes programs? 

  • Programs that pay for or provide new or secondhand uniforms or other working clothes. 
  • Programs such as "Dress for Success" that provide suits for job interviews and other professional attire 
  • These programs are for any one with low income, who need this type of clothes to get and keep a great job!


How to get free work clothes from a non-profit center

  1. Call first! Ask the organization if they have clothes available
  2. Visit, in person, the organization during their open times. 
  3. They may ask you to fill out a small form or application.
  4. After completing a quick form, you will be able to pick one outfit to use for your job search.



Where to find free or cheap work clothing:

The two most common ones are: 


1. AkeelaWild Iris Clothes Closet- Call (907) 433-7080 - info@akeela.org 

  • Provides professional clothing FOR WOMEN in need. 
  • Baby clothing and diapers when available. 
  • Clients can pick up clothing once a month. 

      Address:
      360 W Benson Boulevard Second Floor
      Anchorage, AK 99503  

2. Downtown Soup Kitchen Hope Center(907) 277-4302 

  • Clothing
  • Household goods
  • Showers
  • Personal Services
  • Free meals


Other places that you can get free work clothes from:

Good news! Most non-profit job centers will have professional work clothes that are provided for their clients. Call any of the non-profits below to learn how to get professional work clothes for your interview. 

For more listings, call Alaska 211 by dialing: 2-1-1 or 1-800-478-2221

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