Clothing Drive to Benefit Summer RISE Students
The MCPS Partnerships Unit is hosting a clothing drive with A Wider Circle to provide Summer RISE students with professional clothing. Items will be collected on Wednesday, May 29 from 8 a.m.–6 p.m. by the flagpole at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Dr. in Rockville.
Summer RISE provides rising MCPS juniors and seniors with a three-week, career-based learning experience and introduces students to high-demand career options that match their interests.
Clothing drive wish list items include:
- Women’s professional clothing—dresses, blouses and suits
- Men’s suits and blazers
- Men’s shoes and belts
- Men’s new dress socks
- Men’s belts, tie clips and cufflinks
- Professional purses and briefcases
- Accessories—scarves and jewelry
If you have any questions about the drive, contact Elaine Chang-Baxter or call 240-740-5599.