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Category Red cross clothing donations

Why You Should Donate Your Used Clothing

Giving to charities, such as a Red Cross donation center, has become more and more popular over the years. In fact, in just one year in the United States alone, around seventy percent of the total population will choose to donate to charity at least once – and many more than once. Of the total income of people living in the United States, just under five percent of the annual amount is directed towards charity organizations, both through direct donations as well as donated goods. People donate to charity for a number of reasons and internal motivations. For one, it helps out the community. When surveyed, giving back to the community was one of the most popular reasons for donating to charity, and was a key motivation for more than sixty percent of all donors.

But for those who do not necessarily have the funds to give to charity, making a donation may seem difficult. Fortunately, donations come in many forms. Donating used articles of clothing, for example, is a great way to make

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How to Simplify Your Life With Clothing Donations

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A new trend and way of living involves simplifying your life. The idea behind it is that when things are simple and easy going, you experience less stress and frustration. You are easier organized and your day to day life is smoother. Transitioning to a simplified way of being requires letting belongings go. It requires the constant reminder of what is important, and which things are simply causing you stress. If you want to create a life that is simpler, begin with the following suggestions.

Transition to electronic storage

Document storage is necessary for many people. Some items need to be stored for many years, including birth records, marriage certificates, school transcripts, medical records, and tax documents. Over the years, these documents seem to grow and expand in amount

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How Can Your Used Clothing Donations Help Those in Need?

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We see and hear about them on the news all the time. For people affected by natural disasters, fires, floods, and the homeless, the Red Cross is at hand, providing food, shelter, blankets and clothes until they can get back on their feet. You might have wished that you could be one of those heroic helpers. Not all of us can give up our jobs and families to help those in need, but we can all help the Red Cross carry out its tasks. You don’t even need a lot of money to help out – Red Cross donations can consist of clothes as well as cash.
Because it is one of the most trusted charities around the world, you can be sure that your Red Cross donations will go directly to those in need. And by donating your used clothes instead of throwing them away, you’re making an environmentally-friendly choice

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