Daily Archives January 21, 2015

Four Types of Household Donations You Should Consider Giving to Charity

Charitable clothing donations

Each year in the United States, approximately 70% of American adults give to charity at least once. But imagine if everyone gave something — how much more could U.S. citizens do to help community members, stop pollution, and provide support for local charity programs? If you’re looking for ways to help out others near you, there’s no better way to get involved than to donate household items to charity.

If you’re stumped for what to give, here are a few popular household donations that many charity organizations look for in their communities:

  • Clothing Donations: Did you know that Americans throw out between 12 and 13 million tons of clothing per year? Worse yet is that more than 95% of that clothing could have been salvaged and donated to charity. By donating cl

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Give the Gift of Warmth Charitable Clothing Donations

St vincent de paul donations

Though we may not always see the less fortunate, they are all around us. As awful as it is to hear, there are thousands of homeless people in the U.S. and even more who are poverty-stricken. Men, women, and children in all corners of the country lack basic necessities such as food, shelter, and clothing, and must brave the streets with next-to-nothing they can call their own. Charitable organizations play such a crucial role in our society and do fantastic work.

However, charity organizations rely on the public at large to take care of the homeless. It is for this reason why charitable clothing donations are incredibly important to the well-being of

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