Gloria: They Gave me Confidence!

April 18th, 2019

“It wasn’t just the clothes. It was the whole experience,” reminisces Gloria, a one-time client and current volunteer at Uncommon Threads. “I didn’t know what to expect when I walked in, but the women here were so beautiful and amazing! One of the first things they asked me was what I wanted. I didn’t know […]

Why become a Gala Sponsor? Amy Bloom’s story…

February 4th, 2019

“Remember that you are a powerful woman. Take time for yourself to heal, take care of your mind and body, and reach for the stars.” — Amy Bloom, Women’s Advocate Amy Bloom was our Empowerment Sponsor for the first Annual Uncommon Threads Gala in May 2018. As a woman-owned business, Amy understands the importance of […]

Client Story: Gail, our Senior Style Ambassador

October 25th, 2018

  “Women of my generation, especially, put everyone else’s needs ahead of our own. That takes a toll eventually, especially when those that you cared for are gone”. Gail sits taller these days. “I have changed! When I visited Uncommon Threads, I was initially a little nervous, but I was also curious and interested in […]

Businesses with a Heart: BR+A Consulting Engineers

October 25th, 2018

The women of Boston Consulting Engineering firm BR+A couldn’t have had more fun when they gathered for a closet clean out extravaganza and donated a trunk load of clothing to Uncommon Threads! THANK YOU BR+A! Would your company like to sponsor a clothing drive as well? For information on how to coordinate a clothing drive at […]

Unsung Hero : Christine Exner

October 25th, 2018

We are so grateful for our many volunteers! This month we are saying thank you to Christine Exner, our amazing Volunteer Coordinator. Without Christine, we could not provide services to our clients since we are 95% volunteer run. By the way, Christine’s daughter Amy Bloom was a gala sponsor last year! Looks like kindness runs […]