Here are 3 Things to Consider When Making Used Clothing Donations

Currently, Americans have more clothing per person than ever before. And each year Americans recycle or donate only 15 percent of their used clothing, and the rest-about 10.5 million tons a year-goes into landfills, giving textiles one of the poorest recycling rates of any reusable material. That’s a lot of waste getting thrown into the … [Read more…]

How Charitable Donations Support Military Families

It’s that time of the year again! Festivities are rampant through the U.S, with many of us preparing for summer with elaborate plans and outings for family and friends. However, this season also tells a tale of something more important than trips—narratives of the less fortunate. There are many citizens who rely on charitable donations … [Read more…]

Making Clothes Donations for Charity

The textiles industry is one of the largest in the entire world today. After all, everyone needs clothes to wear, from everyday garments to work and military uniforms to formal wear and more. The United States is a particularly large producer and market for consumer textiles, ranging from T-shirts and sneakers to ball gowns and … [Read more…]

Donating to Charities for Military Families A Meaningful Way to Show Gratitude

It’s an unfortunate fact that many people in the United States just throw away their clothing and household items when they no longer want or need them. According to recent research, 12 million tons of clothing and textiles are thrown away every year. In addition to throwing out these items, the average American is responsible … [Read more…]