Archive for January 21, 2016

How Donating Your Unwanted Clothes Can Help Military Families

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Children in need clothing, Clothing donations pick up, Military charities

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There is certainly no lack of respect for veterans who have served in our nation’s military and sacrificed their lives for our freedom. However, what is lacking is job opportunities and financial stability for those veterans and their families once they return from deployment overseas. The unemployment rate for veterans is 2% higher than that of regular citizens and over a fourth of military families in the United States are suffering from outstanding credit card debt.
Fortunately, there are numerous ways that you can help out. One of the easiest ways is by donating your unwanted clothes. If you’re like the average American, you regularly clean out your closets and probably make a few trips to your local thrift store with everything you no longer want or wear. Did you know, though,