Clothing Donations Give the Gift of Warmth this Winter

Written by Family Video Coupon on February 17, 2015. Posted in Charitable clothing donations, Charitable donations, St vincent de paul donation pickup

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There are a variety of causes and charities to support, all of them honorable in their own right. When it comes to donating to charity, people sometimes feel conflicted on what charity to support. There are many noble causes in the United States alone, one of them being supporting the homeless and poor. Across the country, there are thousands of homeless and poverty-stricken people in dire need of clothes. According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, there are over 600,000 men, women, and children who lack basic housing. Nearly a quarter of them are children.

As tragic as the situation is, there are solutions (albeit short-term) for helping the homeless. One of them is donating clothes to charity. Clothing donations will truly help those who for a variety of reaso

Thinking of Donating Your Old Clothes to Charity? Here’s Why You Should

Written by Family Video Coupon on March 3, 2014. Posted in Charitable clothing donations, Disabled veterans donations, The best charities to donate to

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An astonishing 99% of all the clothing and fabric that gets thrown out or tossed away nationally can actually still be worn or recycled into brand new clothes. Think back to all the times you’ve hesitated packing up your old threads in a large garbage bag and finding the nearest donation pickup spot, then backed out because of the effort required. When you toss out a pair of jeans just because they’re torn in the knee or a once-favorite shirt because it simply doesn’t fit the same way anymore, you’re actually contributing to a landfill waste problem that could easily be prevented by simply donating the clothes to charity.

But no charity would want my old clothes if they’re worn or