Deciding Which Types of Clothing to Donate

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Chances are, you’ve probably heard of the Red Cross. If you haven’t, the American Red Cross is a charitable organization that helps those in need around the clock. This is important because there are many homeless individuals throughout America. During January 2015, 564,708 people were homeless during any given night throughout the United States. You can help solve this problem by providing Red Cross clothing donations. However, it’s understandable to wonder which types of clothing you should consider donating. With that in mind, here are four helpful ways to determine which types of clothing to donate.

  • Articles of Clothing You’ve Forgotten About
    There’s no doubting that life moves at a fast pace. Therefore, it’s common for many people to purchase articles of clothing and forget about them. Considering that, it’s likely you’v

What Is GreenDrop?

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What Is GreenDrop?
A GreenDrop donation center is a building that accepts charitable donation through the red cross. These red cross donations then make their way to individuals in need. As 3% of American income is given to charities each area, these GreenDrop centers makes donating an easy process. Red cross clothing donations can be dropped off at the GreenDrop centers, then the red cross donations are brought to various distribution centers. These GreenDrop centers makes used clothing donations incredibly simple to do. There are GreenDrops centers in many locations- it is easy to find one to contact today!
Too Many Clothes? Donate Today!
Americans consume nearly 20 billion garments a year. That roughly equals to 68 garments and 7 pairs of shoes per person or more than one piece of clothing purchased per week. With all of that excess, there

Why Everyone Should Donate Their Used Clothing To Charity

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American red cross donations
If you’re wondering what to do with your old clothes that are either too small or that you just don’t wear anymore for whatever reason, consider donating to a local red cross donation center. A red cross donation center will accept clothes in almost any condition, as clothes can be re-purposed and reused almost 100% of the time even if they aren’t in great shape. A red cross pick up is an easy and hassle free place to drop of your clothes to go to a red cross donation center, requiring very little time and effort. The clothes donations given to the American Red Cross go to families in need of relief. The Amer

Why People Don’t Donate 3 Common Reasons

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Those of us who are blessed with families, jobs, food, clothing, and a roof over our heads don’t often spend a significant amount of time thinking about how we can help those less fortunate than us. Although 70% of the American population contributes to charitable organizations every year, the 30% who don’t could potentially make a substantial impact if they chose to donate. Many people don’t realize that charitable donations involve more than money. Clothing donations, food and blood drives, and volunteering can be just as beneficial to those in need. Usually, the reasons people don’t donate boil down to not being fully informed about the cause or the need. Here are three specific reasons why people don’t donate — and how you can help to change their minds.

  1. They don’t know there’s a n