Archive for October 7, 2016

Saving Our Planet

Written by Wall Street News on October 7th, 2016. Posted in Charities for wounded soldiers, Pick up clothing donations

Children in need clothing

Would you want to help save our planet by donating and recycling? It’s a simple habit anyone can practice and comes with numerous benefits, including lessening discarded items in our landfills and helping families in need by providing clothing and other used household items.

In 2014 it was reported that Americans gave $358.38 billion to charitable organizations. In one survey, it was noted that many gave more around holiday seasons versus other times of the year. But while many people already donate money to charity, there are many other ways to give back.

Before You Throw Away Used Clothes, Consider This…

One source indicates that here in the United States, only about 15% of used clothing gets donated or recycled, even though nearly 100% of household fabric and clothing is rec