****   Upcoming Holiday Closing Schedule for 2024   ****

  • May 25 (Sat) , May 27 (Mon)     Memorial Day     Pantry will be closed    Store will be closed


All Seniors ages 62 and older receive 50% off on all clothing to be worn by the cardholder only.  The following items are excluded –  jewelry, furs, leathers, shoes and new items.  Proof of age is required. Discount only applies to person named on the discount card. All previous cards need to be reissued so please see the receptionist at the front desk.


   Wednesday – Thursday – Friday    10 am to 2 pm

   Saturday    9 am to 12 pm

Donation Hours and Rules

   Wednesday – Thursday – Friday    10 am to 1:15 pm

   Saturday    9 am to 11:15 am

We gladly accept “gently used items” and will help you unload.

We do NOT accept tv cabinets, computers, mattresses, china cabinets, entertainment centers, drop-side cribs, nonworking items, upholstered furniture with rips or stains, molded or mildewed items, magazines, and printers.

SMILE Food Pantry


Mondays, 9 am to 10 am

Wednesdays, 10 am to 2 pm

Thursdays, 10 am to 12 pm

Fridays, 10 am to 12 pm

Saturdays, 9 am to 12 pm

All who come to the SMILE Food Pantry are eligible to receive food once a week.  We have suspended the zip code requirements for food indefinitely.

  • If you live within the SMILE zip codes (from Broomes Island Road and south in Calvert County), you will be issued a SMILE card when registering with proof of residency. This card will entitle you to receive food and other store benefits (as available).
  • If you live outside of the SMILE zip codes, you will be issued a SMILE card for the Food Pantry use only. Another form of ID will be requested for Pantry check in.

FOOD AND MONETARY DONATIONS ARE NEEDED AND APPRECIATED! The Food Pantry will be grateful to accept donations of shelf-stable food and money during the hours it is open. Monetary donations also can be mailed to SMILE or made through PayPal (see the DONATE page.)  WHEN MAILING TO SMILE…You must use our mailing address (below), or the post office will not deliver it.

MAILING ADDRESS: PO Box 1725, Lusby, MD 20657. Your donations are helping SMILE to continue to serve the community.

Volunteers Needed

The SMILE Thrift Store is looking for volunteers! Thrift Store volunteers provide the crucial energy needed to operate a store that generates most of funding needed to support SMILE’s ministries, including the Food Pantry. We have immediate openings in receiving, sorting, furniture sales, and furniture pickups. For more information, visit the Thrift Store front desk and request a volunteer application, or call 410-326-0009 during Store hours.


Remember! Donations of clothing, furniture, and other items can be accepted ONLY on the following days and times:

Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays    

10 am to 1:15 pm


9 to 11:15 am

How to Register for SMILE Services
Visit the SMILE SERVICES page (click link in main menu above.)