When Was the Last Time You Donated Clothing to Charity?

Written by Economic Development Jobs on August 12, 2018. Posted in Donations to purple heart, Household donations, Where to donate household items

The plan for the morning was to take your college daughter’s car over so that it could be cleaned. On the inside and the outside.
With your daughter living 12 hours away on campus, her life is also a little chaotic. Add 25 hours of practice a week and she has a schedule that is really a challenge. She is doing great academically in her classes so it is difficult to complain. On the two or three times a year when she makes the trip home, however, you always try to find a way to take control of the mess that grows exponentially the longer she is away from home. On this trip there is an additional challenge.
Your daughter reminded you that she had actually taken time to clean out her dorm closets and that she had sold some clothes to a resale store. The remaining clothes in the trunk, however, could be given away. With a stop by one of the closest Continue Reading | No Comments

How to Put Your Clothes Where Your Heart is

Written by Economic Development Jobs on May 19, 2016. Posted in Charity foundations, Donations to purple heart, Donations to veterans

Household donations

It is common for people to get emotionally stirred up when they watch videos of what is going on in third world countries. Hearts go out to them and wish that things could be different. And the feelings are genuine, there’s no denying that. But how many actually follow through on those emotions? How many people vow to volunteer and give charitable donations and do all they can to start helping families in need compared to how many actually do it when push comes to shove? They aren’t to blame, really. Life gets busy, emotions fade and it’s easy to forget again. However, thank goodness for those that don’t forget. The ones that go home looking for donations th