Archive for October 20, 2014
Did you know that Americans throw away between 12 and 13 million tons of clothing each year? Clothing and textiles are some of the easiest materials to recycle, and yet they wind up in the landfill in staggering amounts. And the worst part is that there are individuals and families throughout the country who could use these items instead.
One population that could use clothing donations are veterans and their families. Helping military families and the brave men and women who have served in our country is a great way to give back to your community. Additionally, clothing donations for veterans are easy to give because all they require is cleaning out the closet.
There are several ways