İzmir Metropolitan Municipality established Bizİzmir Clothing Point in Üçyol district of Karabağlar to support citizens whose purchasing power has decreased due to the deepening economic crisis due to the pandemic. President Tunç Soyer, who opened the Garment Point, called on those who have the means to donate new clothes to the Garment Point.
In line with the social municipality understanding of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, Bizİzmir Clothing Point in Üçyol has been added to the Bizİzmir Solidarity Points, one in Buca and three in Konak. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, who opened the Garment Point, called on the people of Izmir to donate new clothing and said, “I believe that our city, which wrote the history of solidarity, will not let this call go unanswered. I invite our citizens, whose purchasing power has decreased due to the deepening economic crisis due to the pandemic, to stop by the Dressing Point. "There is no problem that we cannot solve with solidarity," he said.
Unused clothing can be donated
Ulaş Aydın, Head of the Social Services Department of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, gave information about the Garment Point, and said that low-income citizens can access new clothes through this center. Stating that it is in an important location because it is located at the intersection of Karabağlar, Buca and Konak districts, Aydın said that an exemplary solidarity was formed in the 30 October Izmir earthquake and the pandemic, and said, “We think that there will be a large number of new, unused clothing donations to our clothing point. With the solidarity of our citizens and the contribution of the municipality, we will institutionalize our clothing point in the medium and long term. We will meet the clothing needs of our citizens in need as much as we can.”
At the opening, Mayor Soyer, Secretary General of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Dr. Buğra Gökçe, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Ertuğrul Tugay and İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Social Services Department Head Ulaş Aydın.
Citizens who want to donate unused clothes to the Clothes Point can reach the Social Aids Branch by calling 444 40 35.