77th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale Needs Your Donations

Leesburg, VA – July 27, 2015 – The Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital needs your donations for the annual Rummage Sale.  Donations will be collected on Saturday, August 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 44045 Riverside Parkway, Leesburg, VA, and at Inova Loudoun Medical Campus – Leesburg, 224 Cornwall Street.  Red balloons will direct traffic to the specially designated trailers.

“Volunteers often meet donors by appointment, but many people prefer to just come during one of the Donation Day events since they know we’re here all day,” said Lisa Cromwell, chairman of the Sale. “We even offer furniture pick up service.”

The Ladies Board Rummage Sale is known as the largest sale in the mid-Atlantic region and was recently named the Best Annual Charity Event in Northern Virginia by Virginia Living magazine.  It is the ultimate in bargain hunting and attracts a loyal, growing fan base each year.

The Ladies Board accepts furniture, clothing, books, household items, linens, lamps, jewelry, sports equipment.  For more information, please call 703-771-2985 or review the donation guidelines online at www.LadiesBoard.org/rummage.   Organizers request that items be packed in boxes with lids/flaps shut and only pack clothes in plastic bags tied shut.

Additional Donation Days are Saturday, September 12 and Saturday, September 26.   Donations are always accepted by appointment; please either call 703-771-2985 or email RummageLadies@gmail.com.

All donations received will be offered for sale at the 77th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale on Saturday, Oct. 17 and Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015 at Morven Park – Tutt Lane entrance, 41793 Tutt Lane (off Route 15) in Leesburg, VA.

Particularly rare or valuable items are needed for the Silent Auction held Saturday, October 17.

Sale proceeds goes to support Ladies Board projects in the community.  The Ladies Board raises several hundred thousand dollars each year toward special needs equipment at Inova Loudoun Hospital and pledged a $1 million for the Cornwall Cares project.  The Ladies Board annually awards more than $100,000 in nursing scholarships.

Media Contact: Lisa Cromwell, 703-999-6535; Renee Brohard, 540-454-3493

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About the Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital
The Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital is a non-profit organization with the mission to promote good will between the community and the hospital, and to raise funds for nursing education, patient services and special projects. The Ladies Board operates the Twice Is Nice thrift shop, the hospital gift shop and the annual rummage sale.

About Inova Loudoun Hospital
Inova Loudoun Hospital, serving Loudoun County for over 100 years, is part of Inova, a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that consists of hospitals and other health services, including emergency- and urgent-care centers, home care, nursing homes, mental health and blood donor services, and wellness classes. Governed by a voluntary board of community members, Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. Visit us on the web at www.inova.org/ilh.

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