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Category Clothing donation pickup

5 Reasons You Should Donate to Charity

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Americans are generous people. Every year, they donate a lot in the way of their time, their money and their stuff. One way to give back to your community and help people who need it is to donate clothes to Red Cross centers in your area. The American Red Cross is one of the best known charities in the country. In 2014, ordinary people gave about $687 million. It can be easy to see the good people do when they make used clothing donations or donate clothes to any charity but there are some ways these acts of giving help the person on the giving end of the equation.

  1. Making donations to charity makes people feel great. When you donate clothes to Red Cross centers, you get back a nice, warm and fuzzy feeling. Part of that is the feeling of empowerment that helping other people gives you. In so ma
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Give Back to the Community with Your Kids

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Volunteering is important for you and your family. It keeps you more engaged within your community, and betters the world we live in. Becoming more involved in your local area helps you keep abreast of the concrete, local issues effecting your neighborhoods. Volunteering in any way you can helps makes the world a better place. Even small acts help. A great deal of people are blessed with a good home through hard work, but there are many who are not as fortunate.

Take a moment to think about the first time you remember volunteering. Chances are you were helping your mom or dad with a project. Parents set the stage for childhood development, what is normal for kids will become routine and regular for children once they?re adults. Help your children grow into beneficial members of soc

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Three Levels of Good That Comes With a Single Donation to Charity

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Have you thought about using a Red Cross pickup program to clear goods out of your home? You might be thinking, “I’ve never even heard of a Red Cross pickup program… I thought Red Cross was for donating blood.” While its true, the Red Cross is an organization that meets human needs all over the world, which includes using blood donations, it also uses household goods and clothing donations to complete its mission. The value of using a Red Cross pickup service is that you can contribute to the mission of the Red Cross without even leaving the comfort of

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Donating Clothing or Other Items to Charity Is a Good Idea

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The U.S. is a fairly charitable nation, with about seven out of every 10 Americans giving to charity each year. However, only about 3% of total annual income is given to charities each year. Does that mean U.S. residents are charitable but cheap at the same time. Not exactly. Many people choose to donate items, either new or used, to charitable organizations in addition to or in lieu of monetary donations.

One of the most commonly donated items is clothes, which is a good thing, because the average person goes through 68 items of clothing and seven pairs of shoes in a year. There are many organizations that you can donate clothes to when you no longer need them. If you take the clothes to a Red Cross donation center, they will be given to people in need after a disaster. Organizations such as Goodwill and

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