4 Smart Benefits of Utilizing a Red Cross Pickup Service

Written by Family Video Coupon on March 26, 2018. Posted in Clothing donation pickup, Clothing donations, Used clothing donations

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The Red Cross is a charity that many throughout the world are familiar with. This charity works around the clock to help ensure those in need have access to food, shelter, blankets, and blood. With that in mind, it’s understandable to wonder what you can do to help out such an important charity. Statistics show that 70% of people throughout the United States give to a charity annually. If you want to donate clothes to the Red Cross, you’ll definitely want to know about their pickup service that is offered in certain areas throughout the United States. Considering that, here are four reasons to utilize a Red Cross pickup service.

  • Helping Those

When Was the Last TIme That You Made a Charitable Donation?

Written by Family Video Coupon on January 23, 2017. Posted in Clothing donations, Red cross clothes donation, Red cross clothing pick up

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While many people across the nation were dealing with the political turmoil of a Presidential inauguration and the march of millions of women, people in several southern states were dealing with the devastation caused by tornadoes and other high wind weather events. For those individuals who lost their homes and their possessions to weather events over the weekend, they do not have to wait for a weather specialist to determine what category of storm caused the destruction. They just know that they now face a Monday morning wondering what they will do to have a roof over their heads and what their children will wear when they go to school.
As the news reports that at least 18 people have died and scores have been injured in the latest round of southern storms, Red Cross donations will likely pro

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

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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

7 Benefits to Making Donations to Charity

Written by Family Video Coupon on May 18, 2016. Posted in Clothes donations, Clothing donations, Veterans charities

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Most people want to do more to help others. Given the hard time much of the country has gone through economically, it is not hard to find people who need help. Many of us want to do what we can to give to organizations that help military families. The military support offered to veterans is often not enough. In 2012, unemployment among veterans was 9.9%. This was at least 2% higher than the rate for the rest of the population. That rate jumps to 20.4% for veterans who are aged 18 to 24 years old. We can do more to help these heroes. When we make donations to charities for military families, we also help ourselves.

Selfish Reasons to Donate Clothes and Other Items to Charity:

Opening Your Heart To Purple Heart Veterans And Military Families

Written by Family Video Coupon on August 14, 2014. Posted in Charitable donations, Clothing donation, Clothing donations

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August 7, 2014 marked National Purple Heart Day, a day in which Americans across the nation took a moment to show their appreciation and support of Purple Heart Recipients and veterans, as well as their families. August 7 is a special day, as it commemorates the date in which the medal was first issued.

You may be wondering what is a Purple Heart in the military, and who is eligible to receive one. The military order of the Purple Heart is an honored United States military decoration given in the name of the President to those soldiers wounded or killed while serving in the military. The medal itself dates as far back 1782. To date, there are a total of 1.9 million soldiers who have received a prestigious medal from the military order of the Purple Heart.

In light of National Purple Heart Day, Ameri