The Theatre Development Fund (TDF) has announced that its annual Costume Collection giveaway for not-for-profit organizations such as theatre and dance companies, schools, churches, and museums has been scheduled for Friday, September 12. Hundreds of professional theatrical costumes from all periods, including accessories such as shoes and hats, will be available free of charge.

TDF's Costume Collection is located 601 West 26th Street, 17th floor. On September 12, doors will open at 10am and will close when all the giveaway items are gone; phone Caroline at 212-989-5855 for a reservation. If your group doesn't already have a tax certificate on file with The Costume Collection, fax it to 212-206-0922. For more information, visit