Give unemployment the boot! Working Gear assists low income unemployed men re-entering the workforce by providing work appropriate clothing at no cost. These men are seeking jobs in a wide range of industries and we provide them with everything from boots to suits!

Please note we will be closed for the holidays from December 17th through January 5th.

About Us Our Services

Our customers are currently unemployed, ready to work, and are referred through community agencies assisting the unemployed. Many have been unemployed for long periods and cannot afford the clothing needed to find a job. We provide them with free good quality used or new clothing, from construction clothing and steel-toed boots to casual attire and suits.

Working Gear is a registered charitable non-profit society. We are run by volunteers and have been operating in Vancouver, B.C. since 2007. We accept donations of work appropriate clothing and footwear or cash. All donations go directly to supporting our work and we rely on volunteers to provide our services. Together we can give unemployment the boot!

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Donate Clothing & Gear

Working Gear accepts current, clean clothing and accessories acceptable for the construction site or office workplace.

How to Donate

Client Stories

Client Stories

Hear how Working Gear helped these men give unemployment the boot.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

We’re always looking for motivated individuals interested in volunteering with us.

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