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7 Great Reasons to Donate Your Used Clothing to Charity

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The people in the United States are generous. It has been estimated that at least 70% of us donate to charities every year. Nearly 3% of all income in the country is given to charities. Many people want to give back to their community but they cannot afford to donate money and they do not have the time to volunteer. The good news is that most of us have items in our closets that we or our family is never going to wear again. That is where Red Cross clothes donations come in. Here are some of the good things we do when we make used clothing donations:

  1. You help people directly. The United States sees blizzards, hurricanes, and tornadoes. When we are not being bombarded with them, we have earthquakes and wildfires to contend with. When people are in one of these disasters, they are oft
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What Kind Of Items Should I Donate To Charity?

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If you’re thinking of cleaning your home and getting rid of some items you no longer need, instead of throwing them away, a great option is to give them to charity. There are individuals and families in need who can benefit from your contributions. While there are many different items you can give away, there are some better options that will have greater environmental impacts as well as be more beneficial to people everywhere. If you want to know what items are better for giving to charity, read on!

1. Clothing

Americans buy about 20 billion clothing items per year. Clothing is a large percent of what gets thrown into landfills each year, making it one of the sectors with the lowest recycling rates around. Instead of throwing your clothes away, reusing them in DIY projects, cutting them up

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