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As Hurricane Season Approaches, Here’s How You Can Support the Red Cross

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As hurricane season approaches, the Red Cross is preparing to help anyone who will be affected. For all kinds of emergencies, from traffic accidents to home fires to large natural disasters, the Red Cross is one of the most trusted organizations in the U.S. Helping people affected by fire, flood or accidents is not new to them. They’ve been around for over a hundred years, and are still going strong. Anyone waiting to help with their work can do so in a number of ways, from organizing fundraisers and volunteering to donating clothes via a Red Cross clothing pick up to help fund their programs.

A historic mission to help those in need
The American Red Cross was founded in 1881 by Clara Barton to help people in need, in the U.S. and around the world. It continues its missio (more…)

03 Aug 2017

3 Mentalities Towards Donating and How to Make it a Better Experience

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Donating can either be a burden or a blessing, depending on how you view it. There are several ways that you could look at donating, whether it’s with American red cross donations or the Salvation Army or some other kind of charity. Here are a few viewpoints that people have. Some are negative and summer positive. Try and see where you fit in and how you could make donating a more positive experience.

I feel guilty about throwing clothes away.
These kinds of people don’t really understand all the good that clothing donations do. When you donate clothes to Red Cross, they are helping so many people. But those of us that only donate because we feel bad throwing our clothes away don’t really see those (more…)

07 Sep 2016