LCSO Donates Clothes to Warming Centers

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is giving the Egan Warming Centers some of its surplus clothing. On Tuesday morning, employees dropped off more than 70 pairs of fleece pants, a few warm jackets and a pair of boots. All of the clothing came from military surplus that the county hasn’t used, so … Continue reading »

Thrift Store Challenges Local Designers

EUGENE, Ore. — Some local designers are gearing up for a fashion show, but they won’t be stitching together new designs. ¬†They’ll convert used clothing from St. Vincent De Paul into the latest runway fashions. It’s all part of the first ever Metamorphose Challenge. Designers shopped the racks of clothing at St. Vincent De Paul … Continue reading »

St. Vinnie’s Starts New Clothing Section

EUGENE, Ore. — St. Vincent de Paul is launching a new “Original Styles” clothing section that caters to young people. The organization gives new life to clothing donated to its stores. You’ll find everything from tank tops to vests and jackets for men and women. St. Vincent de Paul officials say the boutique section has … Continue reading »