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Mt Erie PTA is hosting a clothing and textile drive now through Oct. 10 to support student enrichment programs.

Collection days at Mt. Erie Elementary: 8:30-7pm on Monday September 21st; 9-10 am and on Saturday October 10th, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange an alternate pick-up or drop off date.

Give your old clothes a second life by participating in our textile collection drive! We can even take single socks, ripped or torn clothing, stained shirts.

Nearly 100% of donated textiles are reused or recycled: 45% re-usable clothing (goes to shelters and thrift stores), 20% fiber conversion (single socks become car seat stuffing, ripped denim becomes household insulation), 30% wiping cloth grade (stained t-shirts, frayed towels).

Accepted Items: CLOTHING any kind/any condition; PAIRED SHOES any kind/any condition; TOWELS; SHEETS, BLANKETS, QUILTS; BACKPACKS; CURTAINS; PURSES, BELTS; TABLECLOTHS, PLACEMATS, STUFFED ANIMALS ….

We cannot take :glass, breakables, electronics, pet beds, bed pillows, carpeting, uniforms, or hotel/hospital linens.

To arrange a pick-up or for questions, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 360-265-5080.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

1,073 Skagit Cases (+3)
<50 Cases in ZIP 98221

96 Hospitalizations (+1)
22 Deaths (+0)
35,436 Tests
NA% Positive

81,602 Cases Statewide (+404)
7,215 Hospitalizations (+19)

2,307 Deaths Statewide (+6)

Updated 6:00 pm September 18, 2020.

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County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times

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