Spring Cleaning Your Laurel Apartment
March 27, 2019
It’s spring and you know what that means – time for spring cleaning! One of the best ways to clean for spring is to de-clutter your home. Go through all your closets and get rid of extra clothes and household supplies. Here’s a list of various types of donation centers near your Laurel apartment.
Dress For Success
Want to help DC women land that dream job? Donate gently used or nearly new professional women’s attire like blouses, slacks, suits, jewelry and accessories, shoes, and skirts.
Jubilee Jobs helps to connect local employers with qualified candidates, many of whom are from low-income housing programs, to combat the isolation of unemployment. With two locations in Northwest and Southeast DC, Jubilee Jobs accepts interview-ready clothing for men and women.
Menzfit works to empower disadvantaged men by providing them with career development services and professional clothing. Menzfit is located in DC and donations can be made by appointment only.
Donate your old prom dresses and accessories at Becca’s Closet to help girls live out the prom of their dreams. There are donation sites in Northern Virginia and Southern Maryland.
Family Clothing and Household Items:
House of Ruth Maryland
Recognized as one of the nation’s most comprehensive domestic violence shelters, House of Ruth provides women and children with the necessary services to help them rebuild their lives. Donate gently used or new women’s and children’s clothing at their main office, Monday through Friday between noon and 8 p.m.
The National Center for Children and Families
The National Center for Children and Families (NCCF) seeks to improve the quality of life for vulnerable children and families through their programs. Located in Bethesda NCCF accepts gently used clothing of all sizes, and household goods like bedding, bath towels, sofas and chairs, dining table and chairs, dishes and silverware, and unopened hygiene items.
PickUp Please donations help the lives of America’s veterans and their families. Pickup Please offers free donation pick up service in the Laurel area. Donate clothing of all types and sizes, household items, toys, electronics, books, exercise and sporting equipment, small furniture, and more.
The Salvation Army Family Store
There is a Salvation Army store not far from your Laurel apartment. Drop off your donations including clothing, household items, and furniture at the store between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The Salvation Army also has a fleet of trucks that can be scheduled to pick up donations directly from your apartment home through SATruck.org.
To really de-clutter, consider a move to a ROSS apartment in Laurel. When you pack up your things, it’s a lot easier to get rid of the stuff you don’t want when faced with all the work of moving it to a new place. Take a tour of our Laurel apartments and give the possessions you love a great new home.