Leesburg, VA – The Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital is officially accepting donations for the 81stAnnual Ladies Board Rummage Sale. Donations will be collected on Saturday, March 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 44045 Riverside Parkway in Lansdowne and at Inova Loudoun Medical Campus, 224 Cornwall Street in Leesburg.  Named Best Annual Charity Event in Northern Virginia by Virginia Living magazine for three years in a row, the Rummage Sale is the largest sale in the mid-Atlantic region.  

While a variety of donations are needed, there is a special request for gently used, new or designer clothes, shoes and accessories as well as home goods and furniture.  Organizers request that items be packed appropriately in boxes with lids/flaps shut and only pack clothes or non-breakable items in plastic bags tied shut.  Generally accepted categories include furniture, antiques, sports equipment, books and media, clothing, home goods, holiday, linens, lamps, toys, etc.   For a complete list of what can be accepted, please visit www.LadiesBoard.org/donors.cfm.    

Additional Donation Days are from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at on Saturday, May 11; Saturday, Sept. 7 and Saturday, Sept. 28 at the same locations. Donations are always welcome by appointment; please call 703-771-2985 or send an email to RummageLadies@gmail.com.  

All donations received will be offered for sale at the 81st Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale on Saturday, Oct. 19 and Sunday, Oct. 20, at Morven Park – Tutt Lane entrance,41580 Sunday Morning Lane just north of Leesburg,VA along Route 15. 

Net proceeds support Inova Loudoun Hospital and the Ladies Board Nursing Scholarship Fund.  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 awards more than $100,000 in nursing scholarships annually.