Donations of clothing

Why Donating Clothes Is The Best Thing You’ll Do All Year

Purple heart clothing donation

Most of us want to “give back” in some way. However, with our busy lives volunteering isn’t always an option, and oftentimes it never feels like we’re giving enough monetarily. As it turns out, non … cash donations actually totaled $5.8 billion in 2007, and many of those donations were made up of clothing. Donating the clothes off your back can be just as helpful as writing a check, but there are many things people don’t know about clothing donations.

Local Clothing Donations Can Help More People Than You’d Think

When you find a charity that takes local clothing donations, you probably imagine that they help underprivileged youth, which is of cour (more…)

21 Jul 2015

Should You Give to Charity This Winter? Yes, and Here’s What You Should Donate

Pick up clothing donations

With the winter months comes the need to bundle up and stay warm inside the home. Unfortunately, however, not everyone has this luxury, and many people are without basic needs when the temperatures drop. While you may not have trouble getting food, shelter, and warm clothing, there are people in your community who may be having these problems right now.

But this problem isn’t one without a solution. By donating to charity, you can ensure that other people in your community and throughout the world get what they need when they need it. Here are a few questions you may have regarding donations in the wintertime, so you can be informed as you help others this season.

What Should I Donate This Winter?

During the winter, clothing is often the number one item requested by (more…)

04 Feb 2015