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Ways You Can Donate Towards Red Cross Charitable Programs

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According to charitable statistics, about 70% of Americans give to charity each year, whether financially or through clothing donations, food items, furniture and other household items. Some of these donations are either sold or given directly to those in need. The proceeds from items sold go to fund various charitable programs such as helping disaster stricken areas. In a way, whatever you give Red Cross will put it to a worthy course.

In terms of private donations, the American National Red Cross is the 13th largest U.S. charity, which is estimated to have received $687 million in 2014. While they are popularly known to help save lives through blood donations, Red Cross is also active in terms of disaster management and pooling of donations to help the less fortunate in the society. As such (more…)

07 Sep 2017

Help the American Red Cross with Your Clothing Donations

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Do you have used clothing donations to make? Were you aware that an American Red Cross Clothing pickup service is available through GreenDrop? This is a convenient way for you to donate clothes to the Red Cross.

Every year, 70% of people in the United States donate to charitable organizations. The American Red Cross, as you may be aware, is available every day of the year. They provide a variety of services to families and communities in need. In addition to clothing and blankets, they also provide shelter, food, and water.

The American Red Cross is also well known for its blood drives. During life-threatening emergencies, natural disasters, and similar situations, such as accidents, the Am (more…)

04 Feb 2017

Donate Clothing and Change the World

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Americans are a very generous people. There is no denying that. We hear many negative stories on the news about the horrible things we do to one another, but when we really think about it, we do more good for each other than harm to each other. Just a quick bit of research will show you that 70% of people in the United States give to charity each year, and 3% of American income is given to charitable causes on a yearly basis. We donate clothing, money, and give back to the communities we live in by volunteering. Charity is alive and well in America.

Despite all of the good that we do for one another, we might not be fully aware of what happens to our belongings when we are through (more…)

18 May 2016

Giving Back While Paying Forward Works for Everyone

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Some people think that offering their time for the less fortunate or attempting to make a difference in the world requires sacrificing the comfort of their lives or making a big drastic move or gesture. But everyone can make an impact on someone else’s life, even if it is just one moment in one person’s life. By making used clothing donations at places like a Red Cross donation center, the possessions that one person no longer needs can come to the aid of someone who may not be able to afford it otherwise. When you donate clothing and other things for the homeless and those living day-to-day, everyone wins. You clean out your closet and help someone in need, the person on the r (more…)

30 Jan 2016