old scrubs? what do you do with them? - page 3

i've worked in some sort of medical field for the last 10 years and i've acquired tons of scrubs that i just don't wear anymore. you know the kind, too little, too dingy, too big, etc. they keep... Read More

  1. by   VioletX
    I'd sell them on Ebay.
  2. by   obeyacts2
    The ones that still appear serviceable I donate to our local gospel mission. Our local mission tends to steer homeless women into caregiving/livein jobs. Our welfare to work programs also push clients into CNA and MA programs. I dont mind hepling people that are attempting to help themselves. The really ratty ones are good for cleaning or yardwork. When I make scrubs. I always try to save a little fabric for quilts. I have a quilt made and almost done (needs binding) with scrub fabrics.

    Laura
  3. by   Shotzie
    I have a ceremonial "burning of the scrubs". We roast weiners and talk about all the docs and patients (you may take the symbolism any way you want )who have driven me batty and then toast the new scubs with a wish that they bring nothing but happiness and harmony to all who are around them!
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    and for all you serious individuals....
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    I'm just kidding!

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