The Closet Gives Back to the Community (February 2020)

The Closet recently awarded grants totaling $37,000 to eight local non-profit community service organizations.  These organizations are as follows: Family Pass http://www.familypassfairfax.org Helping Hungry Kids   Herndon-Reston FISH   https://www.herndonrestonfish.org/ Kids R First  https://kidsrfirst.org Loudoun Literacy Council  https://loudounliteracy.org Northern Virginia Dental Clinic  https://www.nvds.org/northern-virginia-dental-clinic Second Story  https://second-story.org A Simple Gesture The Closet is proud to support these…

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Donations Area Addition

The Closet is excited to announce that in the next several months a new addition will be added to the donations area at the rear of our building. This addition will greatly improve the work area where Closet staff and volunteers receive and sort the donations which are so essential for The Closet’s mission. Along…

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Herndon’s WinterMarkt

Visit The Closet’s booth at Herndon’s WinterMarkt on the Herndon Town Green on Saturday, Dec 14th from noon until 8 pm. This will be a traditional German-style Christmas Market with a family focus, supporting the Town of Herndon and surrounding communities. There will be German music, food and vendors (including The Closet) selling German and…

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The Closet Supports the Community

The Closet contributes to the community in many ways, including through scholarships to students entering college and grants to local community service organizations. Another way that The Closet benefits the community is through its voucher program. Authorized organizations can provide their clients with vouchers up to two times a year, once for spring/summer items and…

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Visit The Closet’s Booth at the Herndon Festival

June brings the Herndon Festival, and The Closet has a booth in the Business Expo area on June 1st and 2nd.  Stop by to chat, learn more about The Closet, let your kids play a game, and register for a Closet gift certificate raffle.  For more info on the festival go to this link:  http://www.herndonfestival.net

American College of Radiology Volunteers at The Closet

A group of volunteers from the Reston Office of the American College of Radiology recently spent their day supporting The Closet. They worked in several areas including pricing goods and helping to reorganize and clean up The Closet’s “north wall” of knick-knacks, decorative housewares, and collectables. The Closet appreciates their support and welcomes support from…

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The Closet Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

On Saturday January 19th, The Closet partnered with the Reston Community Center, the Southgate Community Center, the Reston Association, and Cornerstones in service projects honoring Dr. Martin Luther, Jr. King’s legacy. Members of the community came to the center to perform a range of projects, one of which was sorting and organizing toys to be…

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