The Clothesline aims to provide a comfortable and fun space in which student-clients and their families can find a wide variety of clothing options. Qualifying students will be able to select a full wardrobe of clothing twice a year, free of charge.
This wardrobe includes:
- 5 tops, shirts and blouses
- 4 bottoms, pants, shorts or skirts
- 5 pairs of new underwear
- 5 pairs of new socks
And as available:
- 1 coat or jacket
- 1 pair of shoes
- 1 dress
- 2 bras
- 1 set pajamas
In order to prepare and plan the best shopping experience, students and their families are asked to make an appointment with The Clothesline in Any child residing and attending school in Arlington County (kindergarten through 12th grade) that meets the qualifications below is eligible for services from The Clothesline.
There are two ways to qualify for services from The Clothesline:
- Present a letter indicating that your child receives benefits from the free or reduced price lunch program
- Present a referral letter from a school social worker, a place of worship, Department of Human Services, or local social services organization. The referral letter must be on the letterhead of that organization and sent to the Clothesline prior to the appointment.