November 23, 2015
Category: Events

2nd Annual Ugly Sweater Party

Communities In Schools of Kalamazoo is throwing a party, and you’re invited!

Thursday, December 10th at 5:30-8:00pm

At Old Burdick’s Bar & Grill (downtown Kalamazoo, located in the Radisson Hotel)

Cover: FREE with a minimum donation of $10 or a new item from the CIS Kids’ Closet wish list.

Guests will enjoy appetizers, drink specials, fun, and door prizes.

The CIS Kids’ Closet provides basic items of clothing (including winter wear), personal care products, and school supplies to K-12 students across 20 schools.  Last school year, 10,000 items were distributed to students from the CIS Kids’ Closet. CIS expects even more requests for assistance this year.

CIS Kids’ Closet wish list:

  • Sweatpants (children’s and adult sizes)
  • Winter boots (children’s and adult sizes)
  • Multi-pack of underwear (children’s and adult sizes)

RSVP here:


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What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Parking is available in the Radisson parking ramp, and Burdick’s will validate your parking.  There is also plentiful on-street parking throughout downtown Kalamazoo.


What can/can’t I bring to the event?

Please bring a minimum donation of $10 or a new item from our Kids’ Closet wish list (sweatpants, winter boots, multi-pack of underwear).  Donations are only being accepted at the door.  Personal checks are welcome.


Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Questions?  Please contact Emily at (269) 337-1601, ext 205 or at