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HIGE 16th Annual KidSafe Community Yard Sale
August 10 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm$1.00
The 16th Annual Kidsafe Community Yard Sale will be held Saturday August 10 (8:00am-4:00pm) and Sunday August 11 (10am-4:00pm – closed from Noon-1:00pm – reopen 1:00pm-3:00pm for deep discounts) at the Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Jct, VT, This summertime staple is part fundraiser and part community service, providing bargains while keeping thousands of items out of local landfills. Plenty of parking; air conditioning and bathrooms on-site.
Funds raised at the Yard Sale support the KidSafe Collaborative, an independent non-profit organization based in Chittenden County, that leads a community partnership working together to prevent and address child abuse and neglect. Part of the community for over 30 years, KidSafe provides coordinating services, high quality programs and advocates for policies that best serve the safety and well-being of children and families.
You’ll find 250+ tables and a big showroom of of great stuff! In addition to clothing, toys, sports and recreation equipment, books, jewelry, yard & garden, furniture, small appliances, holiday and household goods, there are always surprises (antiques, collectibles, fabulous finds). Every child who attends is invited to pick out a FREE book. CHAMP Lake Monsters mascot will be our guest on Saturday. 11:30-12:30 p.m. Bring your little ones to capture the moment with a photo!
DONATE YOUR QUALITY STUFF
Drop off at Champlain Valley Exposition Rt 15/105 Pearl Street – Tuesday 8/6 4pm-7pm; Wednesday 8/7 8am-7pm; Thursday 8/8 8am-7pm; Friday 8/9 8am-10am ONLY. See our website for acceptance criteria. Clean items and pre-sorting helps.
Many volunteers, including families, corporate teams, and teens, work from Tuesday August 6 through Friday August 9 accepting donations, sorting and pricing the thousands of items to ensure the sale is a both a ‘junk-free event’.
VOLUNTEER: It takes nearly 100 volunteers to make the Yard Sale happen. Shifts are 3 hours. You can do a little or a lot. Work with great people. Community service hours available. Many perks. Sign up at https://signup.com/go/OvrXQwM or https://kidsafevt.org
Information: [email protected]