Category Donating clothing to charity

The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

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The sun is out, the birds are chirping, and the snow is slowly melting away. You know what that means — spring is here! And for a lot of people, that also means it’s time to get out the old feather duster and do some much-needed spring cleaning. But even the noblest of intentions can get overwhelmed by the sheer amount of tasks that need to be done.
Refer to this handy list of spring cleaning tips and in no time you’ll be free to frolic with the frogs in the beautiful, sunny, blooming outdoors!

Clean Your Carpets
Carpets go through quite a lot during the winter. From snow boots to dirty dog paws, these fabric mats essentially act as dirt sponges, absorbing all of the wayward winter muck. To clean your carpets, first target the high traffic stones and zero in on heavy stains.

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7 Reasons Why Giving to Charity Could Be Your Best Decision Yet

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Spring is quickly approaching, and the all too familiar ‘spring cleaning’ is looming ahead. Some love the deep cleaning and some hate it. Whichever category you fall in, part of a good spring clean is getting rid of things that we don’t need. All of us have plenty of clothing, appliances and other items that we have not used in so long. In 2011, 90% of the clothes and material that was tossed could have been recycled. but were not. Since then, about 12 million tons have been thrown out each year. Let’s not let that happen this year.

Charitable donations are the best way to get rid of our gently used items. People need clothing donations...

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Donate Used Clothing And Household Items To Charity

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Many of us are accustomed to passing on our unneeded clothing to be used by others. About 80% of charitable clothing donations are donated to the needy by organizations in the United States or sold to support their funding.


There are many organizations that accept clothing donations
, and some even have a donation pickup service. It’s estimated that two million tons of clothing and textiles were recycled or donated to charity in the United States in the year 2011. But another 12 million tons is thrown out in the United States each year. And 90% of that could have been recycled or reused.

One group in particular that c

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Charities Make Helping US Soldiers Easier Than Ever

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Do you want to give to charity believe that you are too poor or too busy to do it? Experts have good news. With some dedication and creativity, Americans from all different income levels and with all kinds of schedules can donate charities helping military families, veterans, or active military members.

One little girl shows American adults how it’s done. “Thanks for protecting our country. [You] must be very brave joining the military,” the girl’s letter to a soldier begins. “They say a man looks handsome in uniform. My favorite food is chicken wings, and I like to hang out with my friends.” For many young children, making a difference is as simple as writing a letter or sending a Christmas card to a U.S. soldier. How can America adults help our troops just as easily?

Pick Your Pois

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