The Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital is officially accepting donations for its 79th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale.
Donations will be collected from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 44045 Riverside Parkway in Lansdowne and Inova Loudoun Medical Campus – Leesburg, 224 Cornwall St. in Leesburg. Drop-off events will also take place 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday Aug. 12, Sept. 9, and Sept. 30. Schedule a private drop-off by emailing RummageLadies@gmail.com or calling 703-771-2985.
The Ladies Board Rummage Sale is one of the largest sales events in the Mid-Atlantic, and it has been named the Best Annual Charity Event in Northern Virginia by the readers of Virginia Living magazine three years in a row.
The Ladies Board accepts furniture, clothing, books, antiques, linens, lamps, sports equipment, and most general household items. Some items, including mattresses and large appliances, cannot be accepted. See donation guidelines at LadiesBoard.org/donors.cfm. Organizers request that most items be packed in boxes with lids and flaps shut, and that clothing be packed plastic bags tied shut.
All donations received will be offered for sale at the 79th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale on Oct. 14-15 at Morven Park Equestrian Center, 41580 Sunday Morning Lane near Leesburg.
All net proceeds support Ladies Board projects in the community. The Ladies Board raises several hundred thousand dollars each year to support special needs equipment at Inova Loudoun Hospital and pledged $1 million for the Cornwall Cares project. The Ladies Board awards more than $100,000 annually in nursing scholarships.