End of Fall/Winter Season

We have wrapped up our fall/winter season.  Over the next 6-8 weeks we will pack up the winter clothes and bring in summer items for the new season.  During this period, we will not be accepting appointments or clothing requests.  We hope to open for … Read more →

Temporary Pause in Clothing Donations

We have temporarily paused clothing donations.  Thanks to the support of the generous Arlington community, we were able to give away over 52,000 items of clothing to over 1,405 kids in 2023.  We are now transitioning the store to the spring/summer season and cannot process … Read more →

Ready for Fall/Winter Season

We’re excited to welcome families to shop for the 2023/24 fall and winter season. The store is stocked with fleeces, winter coats and items to keep kids toasty while walking to school, waiting for the bus, or playing on the playground. We expect to see … Read more →

Accepting winter Clothing Donations Starting Mid-September

We’ve completed the switchover to the winter season at The Clothesline and will start accepting clothing donations on September 23. For more information about our donation criteria and where to donate, please look at our flyer.

End of Summer Season

We have completed our summer season for 2023!  Over 800 kids received summer outfits, totaling more than 16,000 items given away.  We’ll take a break in August while we set up the store for back-to-school and the fall/winter season.  New appointments will be available starting … Read more →

Give to the 2023 Shoe Campaign!

A new pair of shoes can make all the difference!  We are currently raising funds to support our goal of providing a comfortable and good-looking pair of shoes to each of the 1,200 kids we expect to serve this year.  Shoes are one of the … Read more →

Kicking Off the Summer Season

We are excited to be starting our spring/summer season for clients at The Clothesline!  Families are welcome to start shopping in the store for their kids at the end of March through late July.  We have transitioned our store over to shorts and T-shirts in … Read more →

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 … Read more →

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 … Read more →

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 … Read more →