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Category Red cross donations

Clothing and Household Items Donations Help Families Who Are Struggling to Make Ends Meet

Another Saturday. Another snow storm.

Another Saturday when yard work is out of the question.

As you and your family prepare for another cold April weekend in the midwest, you have decided that you might instead tackle some projects inside the house.

In fact, after Saturday morning breakfast together you convinced both your husband and your 16 year old daughter to listen to a podcast with you. Originally interested because it was a conversation about poetry, both speakers talked about living a life that was both intentional and authentic. Once they 20 minute podcast ended, the three of you sat and talked about the parts of the broadcast that stressed an importance to empathize in a more profound way in an effort to know what other people are feeling. All three of you decided that you were interested in doing a better job of noticing. Paying a different kind of attention to the way that you lead your lives and thinking about those who are less fortunate.
This conversatio

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

American red cross clothing donations

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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American Red Cross Clothing Donations–Make a Difference to Those in Need

Red cross donations

Are you one of the 70% of Americans that donate to charitable causes every year? If so, you know how good it feels to provide support to those in need. In fact, 63% of individuals with a high net worth have said that their primary motivation for donating to charitable organizations is to give back to their community.

While your motivation for making clothing and other types of donations, including monetary, may be to give back to your community, your donation is also tax deductible and based on the value of the items you donated.

When you make American Red Cross clothing donations, you are helping this organization fund programs that provide services for disaster victims as well as ot

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