The Red Cross Textiles for Those in Need

Written by Family Video Coupon on January 1, 2018. Posted in American red cross clothing donations, American red cross donations, Clothing donation center

Used clothing donations

There are many reasons why Americans want to donate clothing. For instance, one may feel some purpose in giving clothing to the homeless, while another person may want the tax deduction that donations give. Some may feel a responsibility to the homeless and other groups while others just may want to feel a little good for doing “good” work.

However, while many people believe giving clothes to the homeless helps them out, there is mixed research into reducing homelessness altogether, though many administrations, including the Obama administration have tried to reduce homelessness through the Housing and Urban Development department.

Americans believe giving to the h

Better to Give Than to Receive Donate Your Clothing Now

Written by Family Video Coupon on October 10, 2016. Posted in American red cross clothing donations, Clothing donations, Donate clothing

Donate clothes to red cross

They say it is better to give than to receive and it seems as least 70% of Americans think so. That’s the percentage of the population that give to charity every year. In fact, as much as 3% of all U.S income is donated to charities annually. The sector itself contributes over $666 billion to the American economy every year.

Given that more than 20 billion pieces of clothing and other garments are consumed by Americans every year, Red Cross clothes donation is a great choice for those looking to extend their charitable giving or to start donating regularly. Used clothing can not only be a useful and much wanted item for those in need, it can also help generate additional income for charities through second hand sales. Every year each American consumes up to 68 pieces of clothing and 7 pairs of