Archive for February 20, 2015

You Don’t Have to Be an American Sniper to Give Back to the Veteran Community

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Following the release of the Oscar-winning film American Sniper, a wave of patriotism swept across America, igniting a new wave of military support and feelings of patriotism. The film covers both the military career and personal story of Chris Kyle, a humble Navy SEAL hailing from Texas who is now known as the deadliest sniper in American history.
Kyle died not in combat, but on American soil at the hands of another veteran who was suffering from PTSD. His untimely death only served to further highlight his commitment to supporting veterans and helping military families.
However, you don’t have to be an American sniper in order to support military families and make veterans donations. There are plenty of ways to

How to Donate Your Lightly Used Clothing to Charity

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Clothing donation, Donate clothes, St vincent de paul donation

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Did you know that you may be throwing out clothing unnecessarily? Many people find that they quickly grow tired of the garments they own. Either trends have changed, or people simply think that the clothing is unusable. The truth, however, is that textiles are some of the most easily recyclable materials on the planet. Approximately 90% of lightly used clothing that gets thrown away could be donated to charity instead of heading to the landfill.
The goods news is that it is easy to give charitable clothing donations if you have them. Doing so also gives you the chance to clean out your closet if you haven’t already. But how,