A donation day has been set from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 to receive items for the next Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital Rummage Sale, considered the biggest such sale in the mid-Atlantic region. Items can be donated at the hospital’s Lansdowne campus, 44045 Riverside Parkway, or it’s Cornwall campus, 224 Cornwall Street.
Red balloons will direct traffic to the specially designated trailers.
Donation days are planned ahead of the annual sale, which raises money for medical equipment, nursing scholarships and other needs of the hospital. Donations can also be made by appointment; just email RummageLadies@gmail.com or call 703-771-2985.
Additional donation days are set for:
- Saturday, September 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Saturday, October 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Virginia Living magazine named the event the Best Annual Charity Event in Northern Virginia in 2015 and 2016. It draws a loyal fan base each year.
The Ladies Board accepts furniture, clothing, books, household items, linens, lamps, sports equipment, and other such items. However certain items cannot be accepted, including mattresses and large appliances. For more information on what can be accepted or not, please call 703-771-2985 or review the donation guidelines online at www.LadiesBoard.org/rummage.
Those making donations should pack items in boxes with lids/flaps shut and only pack clothes in plastic bags tied shut.
All donations received will be offered during the 78th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale on Saturday, Oct. 15 and Sunday, Oct. 16, at Morven Park – Tutt Lane entrance, 41793 Tutt Lane (off Route 15) in Leesburg, VA.
Special items that are particularly rare or valuable items are sought for the Oct. 15 Silent Auction.
Donations are tax deductible. All proceeds go to support Ladies Board projects in the community. The Ladies Board has pledged a $1 million for the Cornwall Cares project, and annually awards more than $100,000 in nursing scholarships.