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Washington, DC Professional Organizer Gives NonProfit Organization a Makeover

By Scott Roewer | March 24th, 2011 | Comments »

The makeover recently continued at the Dress for Success Boutique in Washington. DC.  Solutions by Scott joined forces with multiple local organizers, all volunteers and members of The Washington, DC – Metro Chapter of The National Association of Professional Organizers to complete this phase of the makeover. The makeover team included: Andrea Hancock, Professional Organizer […]

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I’m Hoarding Shoes for Charity and I Need Your Help! March 22nd, 2011

By Scott Roewer | March 22nd, 2011 | Comments »

Many of you know that I traveled to Haiti in January with the amazing non-profit charity Soles4Souls to help distribute shoes to children.  Experiencing life in Haiti with these beautiful people was truly heartbreaking. It was also a life changing experience.  Upon returning to DC, I started collecting shoes for Soles4Souls.  It was my hope […]

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Changing Lives With Shoes and Soles4Souls

By Scott Roewer | January 4th, 2011 | Comments »

2013 Update – We are no longer collecting shoes for Soles4Souls. Visit their website to find a donation location in your area. Dear friends and clients, As many of you know, tomorrow (January 5, 2011) I am headed to Haiti, forgoing a typical winter vacation, so I can distribute shoes to orphans.  I’m traveling with […]

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Recycle Event: Arlington Virginia E-Care

By Scott Roewer | September 28th, 2010 | Comments »

Our friends at Diana’s Books let us know that Arlington E-Care is happening October 16th, 2010 from 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM at  Thomas Jefferson Middle School at 125 S. Old Glebe Rd.  The school is one block east of Glebe Rd. and one block south of Rt. 50.  The entrance will be marked. Arlington […]

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Donate Your Bike and Make a Difference

By Scott Roewer | September 14th, 2010 | Comments »

Donate your unwanted bike and make a difference to someone in need.   Bikes for the World works to provide affordable transportation to individuals in developing countries.  The bikes help these individuals get to work and school, or in providing health and education services to low-income rural people. I’m impressed that in the first five years […]

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Hoarding of Denim Continues for Charity

By Scott Roewer | May 17th, 2010 | Comments »

Last week, I wrote about a professional organizer in Washington, DC who happened to also be a hoarder – a hoarder of denim.  I’ve been collecting denim for Habitat for Humanity since April.  I wanted to share this update with you.  As of May 17, 2010, I’ve collected 376 pairs of jeans.  In my last […]

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Professional Organizer in Washington, DC is a Hoarder. Can You Help?

By Scott Roewer | May 12th, 2010 | Comments »

Many of my Facebook Fanpage followers are already aware that I’m a hoarder.  That’s right!  I’m a  professional organizer and I’m a hoarder!  Wait – don’t get the wrong idea.  I’m not living among piles of stuff like you would see on A&E TV’s hit series Hoarders, I’m only hoarding denim.  I’m collecting jeans for […]

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Fashion Meets Eco-Friendly Shopping in DC

By Scott Roewer | June 16th, 2009 | Comments »

I’m a huge fan of Goodwill for many reasons.  Mainly because it’s a convenient way for my clients to donate items that have outgrown their home.  And by doing so, they support Goodwill’s mission to educate, train, employ and place people with disabilities and disadvantages.  By supporting Goodwill of Greater DC, we’re assisting people right […]

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Montgomery County Electronic Recycling Events for 2009

By Scott Roewer | March 3rd, 2009 | Comments »

As a professional organizer, I often find that my clients have dead electronic equipment cluttering their closets or their garages.  The e-waste is there because they do not know what to do with it.  I appreciate they don’t want to simply toss the TV, computer, or microwave in the trash!  Most would agree, that our […]

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Old Denim? Put It To Use for Habitat!

By Scott Roewer | August 20th, 2008 | Comments »

Recently I worked with a client who lives in Silver Spring, Maryland. We’ve been clearing out her basement in order to create a home office and exercise area. In the process we discovered a box full of jeans. No, the box wasn’t full of Earnest Sewn, 7 For All ManKind, or Diesel. We had the […]

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