September 2013 - Kensington Caboose ran a 1 day $1 sale and donated all proceeds - $250 - to Deaf-Reach, an organization dedicated to maximizing the quality of life of hearing impaired individuals and their families.
Noyes Library Fundraiser
May 2013 - Kensington Caboose donated $250 to Noyes Library's "Make More Noyes" fundraiser to celebrate its 120th birthday and support the proposed renovation.
"Best place to buy used baby gear" -LivingSocial.com
November 2011 - The deal company, LivingSocial, included Kensington Caboose as #178 on their "best of" list for being the best local store to buy used baby clothing, toys, books and baby furniture.
"Stopping by the Kensington Shopping Center" -KensingtonPatch
September 2011 - Kensington Caboose was mentioned and photographed in the article on the Kensington Shopping Center.
"Kids’ Summer Fashion for Any Budget" -Washington Parent
May 2012 - Kensington Caboose provided some of the clothing for a kids' fashion show celebrating the warm weather season.
Moveable Feast Fundraiser
Spring 2011 - Kensington Caboose ran a special in the spring and donated $300 to Moveable Feast.
March 2011 - In response to the events in Japan, Kensington Caboose ran a promotion that raised $300, which was donated to the Save the Children Japan Earthquake Tsunami Relief Fund.
"Shopping Resale: Buying Quality Items for Less" -Expectant Mother's Guide DC
January 2011 - Kensington Caboose provided editorial on the benefits of resale.
August 2010 - Kensington Caboose ran a special at the end of the summer and donated $600 to Operation Backpack.
"Best for Families" 2010 -Washington Family Magazine
July 2010 - Regional families voted for Kensington Caboose in ten categories, including "Best Children's Clothing," "Best Consignment or Resale Store" and "Best Customer Service."
January 2010 - In response to the crisis in Haiti, Kensington Caboose ran a special promotion and raised $215, which we have donated to Save the Children.
"Best of Bethesda" Awards -Bethesda Magazine
January-February 2010 - Kensington Caboose was a top vote getter for Best Consignment Shop!
Recognized as a Business with a Green Approach
2010 - Kensington Caboose was highlighted in the Kensington Historical Society Calendar as a local business with a green approach.
"Baby Gear Overload" on WUSA9 News
May 2009 - Kensington Caboose was featured on WUSA9 News in a piece discussing baby expenses and how consignment shops, like Kensington Caboose, can help parents save money.
"New Toy Safety Law" on WUSA9 News
February 2009 - Kensington Caboose was featured on WUSA9 News in a segment on the CPSIA.
"Save Resale" on WJLA News
January 2009 - Kensington Caboose was featured on January 9, 2009 on WJLA 5 O'clock News in a consumer interest segment on the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA). For information on this topic, please check the Narts website and click on the "CPSIA Information" link.
"Kensington Offers Costumes on a Budget" -Gazette
October 2008 - Kensington Caboose was noted as a great place to shop for Halloween Costumes.
"Best of Bethesda" -Bethesda Magazine
January-February 2008 - The store was among the Top Vote Getters for Best Consignment Shop.
2006 "Best for Families Readers' Choice Awards" -Family Magazine