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Accepting Summer Clothing Donations Starting April 16 

Accepting Summer Clothing Donations Starting April 16 

We’ve completed the switchover to the summer season at The Clothesline and will start accepting clothing donations after the APS Spring Break.  At this time, we will only be able to process summer clothing.  We have limited space in the store, which we want to 

Kicking Off the Summer Season

Kicking Off the Summer Season

The Clothesline is ready for Summer!  There are two ways to get clothing this season.  (1) You can make an appointment to shop in the store directly.  We ask that you wear a mask while shopping. or (2) Make an on-line order request.  We will pack the clothes 

The Clothesline Selected as Turkey Trot Special Fund Beneficiary!

The Clothesline Selected as Turkey Trot Special Fund Beneficiary!

We are very excited to be selected as a Special Fund Beneficiary of the Arlington Turkey Trot.  It’s a great neighborhood event supporting invaluable community resources in Arlington.  And it’s a great way to prime the stomach for a day of celebrating!  Please head over to their page https://arlingtonvaturkeytrot.org/ to register to run, stroll or walk.  We look forward to seeing you on November 25 and will cheer you on as you pass our store!

Busy Summer Season!

Busy Summer Season!

Thanks to the support of the community we were able to provide summer wardrobes to over 400 kids, totaling more than 7,000 items of clothing! Most of these kids were able to get new shoes from the proceeds of our Kicks for Kids summer campaign. 

Accepting donations starting April 5

Accepting donations starting April 5

Starting on April 5, The Clothesline will start accepting donations of spring/summer clothing to support its mission of serving low-income families in Arlington. Please package your clean summer clothing in excellent condition in bags that are clearly labelled with the sizes of the clothes inside. 

Back to school 2020

Back to school 2020

Open the Back to School 2020 PDF with this link.

Back-to-school-2020-appeal

COVID-19 Update July 2020

COVID-19 Update July 2020

While our store remains closed to the public, we have changed our operations to continue to serve low-income Arlington families. Clients are able to complete an on-line form with sizes and style/color preferences for their children. We then work in the store to fill their 

COVID-19 Pause in Service

COVID-19 Pause in Service

COVID-19 Pause in Service

In order to best protect the health of our clients and volunteers, we are suspending operations at The Clothesline until further notice. 

During this time, we will not be accepting new donations of clothing or making appointments for clients. 

Please do not drop bags of donations at the store or 4315 N. 17th Street at this time. 

We look forward to accepting your clean, quality clothing once we re-open. For ways to support us in the meantime, please see our message to donors at this link.
 
We will reassess conditions periodically and post an update here and on Facebook should we be able to resume service. 

Thank you for your understanding. 
Ellen & Ben

Donations!

Donations!

PayPal button is now ready to accept donations on the Donate Funding page.  Please ensure that you include your e-mail so that we can more easily get you a tax receipt.  Thanks so much for visiting us!