Donate gently used clothing to benefit WSU Vancouver students

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver is seeking clothing donations for a Lavender and Professional Clothing Closet event. Help students look and feel their best daily and get prepared for the workforce. Accessories, belts, dress shirts, pants, skirts, suits, ties, jeans, sweaters, dresses and shoes in clean and good condition will be accepted.

Donations will be accepted in the Cougar Center located on the upper floor of the Student Services Building until 5 p.m. March 26. The Cougar Center is open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday.

WSU Vancouver students will have the opportunity to select clothing from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 28 in the Firstenburg Student Commons.

About WSU Vancouver

WSU Vancouver is located at 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave. in Vancouver, east of the 134th Street exit from either I-5 or I-205, or via C-TRAN bus service. Find a campus map at Parking is available at meters and in the Blue Daily Pay lot for $4 a day, $2 after 5 p.m. and free after 7 p.m. and on weekends.

As one of six campuses of the WSU system, WSU Vancouver offers big-school resources in a small-school environment. The university provides affordable, high-quality baccalaureate- and graduate-level education to benefit the people and communities it serves. As the only four-year research university in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver helps drive economic growth through relationships with local businesses and industries, schools and nonprofit organizations. 

WSU Vancouver is located on the homelands of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe and Peoples of the Lower Columbia Valley. We acknowledge their presence here. WSU Vancouver expresses its respect towards these original and current caretakers of the region. We pledge that these relationships will be built on mutual trust and respect.

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Brenda Alling, Office of Marketing and Communication, 360-546-9601,