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2nd Annual Hendershot’s Clothing Drive Starts 11/23!

The 2nd Annual Hendershot’s Clothing Drive has begun! Now through mid-December, stop by Hendershot’s Sporting Goods, located at 19828 National Pike in Hagerstown, to help us fill a tractor-trailer with goods! We need Clothing, Shoes, Jackets & Coats, blankets, toys, undergarments, toiletries and books! We hope to see you there!

Boonsboro Area Schools Donate Big Time!

Our 10th annual Washington County School drive kicked off with huge success!  Boonsboro area schools received and donated a half-trailer worth of clothing that was brought back to CIN for distribution to county children.  Our next drive at area schools begins on February 6, 2017!  Check out this WHAG TV news clip highlighting this annual…

CIN: Expanding Our Reach Continues

Children in Need has completed our first trip to Hancock, MD in our new expansion program that takes our services mobile!  We will be heading to Hancock again on 12/1, and again on 12/22 to distribute clothing and school supplies to our existing and new clients.

2nd Annual Fund Raiser – Washington County Regional Airport – February 4, 2017

On Saturday, February 4, 2017, Children In Need, Inc. will be hosting the second annual fund raising event “Taking Flight in Our Children’s Future” at the Washington County Regional Airport, 6:30 – 11:00pm. Ticket prices are $45.00 per person or $75.00 per couple. Please plan to join us for an evening of great food, dancing,…

What Our Friends Say

There are checks and balances in how CIN is run to ensure no one abuses the system and everything is being used appropriately.  When you donate to CIN, it stays in our community.

Nick Hill
CIN Board Member

I’m so impressed by this organization.   It’s like a family and everyone who comes here is so grateful.  The clients are always so kind and polite.

Teen who volunteers for CIN during summers

Literally thousands of kids in Washington County would be coming to school in the exact same outfit day after day if it wasn’t for CIN.  My staff look at CIN as a valuable key on their keyring.  Nearly 700 kids designated as homeless in our county and all of them are blessed by CIN.

Carol Costello
Supervisor of Student Services, Washington County