Helping Military Families with Your Donations

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 2, 2017. Posted in Donations that pick up at home, Looking for donations, Wounded veterans charities

Donations for veterans

The value of charitable donations in helping military families cannot be overstated. It is remarkable what a difference it can make in the lives of a family to have clothing and household goods provided for them when they are struggling financially. If you have items you are no longer using, donating them has the power to change lives.

Clothes Donations

Nearly 5 billion pounds of clothing are donated every year in the United States. In part, this is because of the high level of need in many areas. Warm clothing in the winter is imperative and yet far too many families are unable to afford adequate cold weather clothing.

Another pressing need is for children’s clothing as they are so quickly outgrown. Du

My Teen’s Spending Habits are Bankrupting Me! How to Start Saving Money on Clothing Today

Written by Economic Development Jobs on October 11, 2016. Posted in Best charities to donate to, Household donations, Wounded veterans charities

Donations to veterans

There are more than 40 million teenagers in the United States, and parents are trying to cut their spending down to size. Clothing, food, prom: teens rake in $90 billion every year, and parents say their teens’ spending is out of control. Teens spend thousands every year on clothing: name brand clothing is a must, but what happens when your parents are asking you to spend less? The best way to look great on a budget? Used clothing donations stores offer brand name clothing at discount prices. Teens across American are getting into the spirit of saving: recycled clothing is great for the wallet – and the environment.

Each year, American consumers waste more than 12 million tons of fa