TheSouthsiderVoice Speaks Again

Editor B. Scott Mohr of The Southsider Voice has once again offered support for the Robin’s Closet Clothing Mission by running another article highlighting this cause. A reminder for the Open House; it features quotes from Dara and pictures of Penny and Judy. The article is reproduced below…

TheSouthsiderVoice MastheadThe Open House ArticleThe Text of the Article:

Clothing pantry will
host open house

By  B. Scott Mohr

An open house to celebrate the
grand opening of Robin’s Closet,
a clothing pantry at Mount Zion
General Baptist Church, 3565 S.
Keystone Ave., will be held from
10 a.m.-noon Saturday.
Named after Robin Grove,
who envisioned the pantry before
dying of cancer March 21, the
pantry provides nice clothing to
the needy.
“We will be a good resource
for people who have been burned
out of their homes,” said Da-
rolina “Dara” DeBurger, who’s
spearheading the project. “We
still need boys clothing and new
underwear and socks for children
of all ages. And if someone needs
a nice outfit to wear to an inter-
view but can’t afford one, they
can call me at 317-625-6648 to
see if we have anything suitable.”
Deburger said she doesn’t
know what kind of business to
expect, so she hasn’t set up any
fixed hours. “People can just call
me for an appointment.”


“I don’t think it will fit,” laughs
Penny McGowan, who helped
sort clothes at the clothing drive
for Robin’s Closet.

Judy Thomas checks the size
of a sweater.

Open House – June 17, 2017

Open House

Robin’s Closet will be holding an Open House on June 17, 2017 and all are invited to attend. Come and learn more about how the mission will function. Appointment cards will be available. Refreshments will be served.

If you would like to volunteer for this event or help this mission in any capacity please add your name to the signup sheet in the foyer at Church or give Dara DeBurger a call (317)625-6648 for more information.