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2018 Rummage Sale Dates

           Spring Sale  May 11 & 12

           Fall Sale October 12 & 13

We Need…

…Your Things

Drop Off: May 8 & 9 and

October 9 & 10, 2017

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & 7 – 9 p.m.

Hickey Hall drop off – men’s and women’s clothing and shoes (please tie laces together), household items, bedding/linens (please pin a note indicating sheet size), towels, pillows, rugs, appliances (please tape remotes to the top of the TV, etc.), furniture, sports equipment, luggage, lamps, jewelry, and Christmas trees.

Lower level classroom area drop off –  Children’s items (clothing, shoes) toys, games, baby items (strollers, activity centers, baby blankets and sheets), books, magazines, records, video/DVD’s, all holiday decorations, and craft supplies.

Paper grocery sacks are also needed.

We Need…

…Your Time

Sorting:

Please give a few hours Tuesday, May 8 through Saturday, May 12 or Tuesday, October 9 through Saturday, October 13

Childcare is available on Thurs. & Fri. by calling

(248) 651-9361, ext. 114 at least 48 hours in advance.

Call Kathy Lutey at (248) 375-0958 if you have questions.

We do not accept: older large TVs, computers, large appliances, tires, batteries, waterbeds, built-in-type dishwashers/cooktops/ovens, air conditioners, building supplies, storm windows, non-working electrical appliances, old textbooks, or magazines. We cannot accept cribs due to government regulations.

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October 2017 Rummage Sale Results:  Thank you to all who volunteered and donated items.

Nearly $18,000 was raised to share with local missions!  Many thanks to all who donated to this tremendous rummage sale!  Your help sorting, pricing, donating food, setting up, cleaning up and buying were all greatly appreciated. The money will go to help so many wonderful organizations.

 

 

Here is a list of where things went from the sale:

 

For church kitchen – 15 qt kettle, oven mitts, pot holders

Baldwin Avenue – Men’s Clothing, Children’s clothing, Personal care items – shampoo, soap, etc., Socks – men, children; toys and games

Animal Shelter – Old large Towels, blankets, or soft pillows

Preschool – Fire engine, Police car, felt pieces, netting, 3 gift wraps, pipe cleaners, cell phones

St. Paul’s Church – 1 step stool

Prescription eye glasses – OPC for Leader Dog

Youth Group – Leather chair for lounge (woohoo!), 2 rugs for lounge, Prayer sign for lounge, Small frame for lounge, 7 license plates for lounge – I am collecting the states that we have gone to work trip in.  I need OH, NY, NJ, PA, and Wisconsin if you ever see any with those states, 3 binders, Scrapbook paper, Candy jar, little side table, Mini corn hole game, 3 pkgs blank greeting cards

Clothes Closet – items from Unique Boutique

Assistance League – 8 bags – Clothing, housewares, items from Collectibles

Mt. Hope Thrift Store – 6 bed pillows, 2 small rugs, 5 bath towels, 5 sheet sets, 3 comforters, 8 blankets, 7 kitchen towels, 4 wash cloths, 1 sleeping bag.

HAVEN – 2 quilts, 2 blankets

Red Bird Mission – bags of clothing

For Puerto Rico – 30 women’s tops, 21 pants, 10 dresses, 1 box T-shirts – collected by Nan Harp and Rebecca Kubik

Children’s coats for Detroit mission – collected by Judy Hakim

All God’s Children – Men’s clothing, children’s clothing – collected by Patti Jacques

Desert Angels – Christmas items, Boyd’s Bears

Grace Centers of Hope – 8 bags of clothing

Manna Soup Kitchen – Men’s clothing

Once Again Bridal resale – 2 wedding dresses, 2 veils (on consignment)

Verizon – 3 cell phone to help abuse victims.

Pillow cases – for dresses for children in Africa

Salvation Army – all the rest of the things left after the sale

 

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May 2017 Rummage Sale Results:  Thank you to all who volunteered and donated items.

Over $20,895 was raised to share with local missions!  Many thanks to all who donated to this tremendous rummage sale!

 

 

 

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October 2016 Rummage Sale Results:  Thank you to all who volunteered and donated items.

Over $19,100 was raised to share with local missions!  Many thanks to all who donated to this tremendous rummage sale!  Your help sorting, pricing, donating food, setting up, cleaning up and buying were all greatly appreciated.  It was the best sale ever with proceeds of $22,000.  Truly AMAZING!!  I am grateful to you all.  The money will go to help so many wonderful organizations.

Kathy Lutey

 

 

 

Here is a list of where things went from the sale:

St. Paul’s UMC – Music stand for Music Dept., wireless microphone (that is being tested out to see if will work with our system), tea kettle for “staff” kitchen, misc. office supplies like pencils, paperclips, etc., 2 pillows for Donna’s office, some framed artwork for Donna & Debbie’s offices

Preschool – children’s books, fabric, bags of beads, dominos floor game

Romeo High School drama department – 3 Prom Dresses

Children’s Place in Detroit- children’s clothing

Baldwin Center – men’s pants, shorts, belts, children’s socks and underwear

Animal Shelters – old towels, blankets, pillows

Shoes were donated to the Detroit Animal Welfare Group.  They receive money for the shoes and then the shoes are donated to 3rd World countries.

Canes, Tub seats for low income seniors.

Gifts for All God’s Children – Easter baskets

20/20 Vision – prescription eye glasses for Lions Club

Mt. Hope UMC Thrift shop- pans and bakeware, sheets, towels, a wig, 2 rugs

Manna Community Meals Soup Kitchen- coats, men’s clothing

Dry Cleaners – hangers

Salvation Army – all the rest of the things left after the sale

 

 

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