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Accepting winter Clothing Donations Starting Mid-September 

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 after the APS summer Break.  At this time, we will only be able to process winter clothing.  We have limited space in the store, which we want to 

End of Summer Season

End of Summer Season

We have completed our summer season for 2022!  Over 600 kids received summer outfits, totaling nearly 13,000 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 in 

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 for you from our inventory based on your feedback on your kids’ preferences.  When the clothes are ready, we will contact you for pick-up.  If the appointment book is full, an on-line request may be the quicker option.

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 

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 

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. This fall, we look forward welcoming clients back for in-store shopping. We can’t wait to see our families looking through the racks for a great find!

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.

Once Again Accepting Clothing Donations

Once Again Accepting Clothing Donations

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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