02
Apr

Putting Your Used Clothes in the Right Hands

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in American red cross clothing donations, Clothing donation center, Donate clothes to red cross

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Americans own more clothing than ever before. With a low cost of labor, materials, production, shipping, and distribution, it is much easier to buy a new t-shirt or pair of pants than any other time in the past. Americans are buying more than 20 billion pieces of clothing per year. If this were broken down into the average amount of garments purchased per American per year, it would break down such that each American was purchasing nearly 68 garments and 7 pairs of shoes per year (more than one piece of clothing a week)!

While that might sound nice — the ability to purchase more and more items nowadays than ever before, it also comes with its issues, the foremost of which are that people are throwing away more clothing than ever before too. People aren’t holding onto clothes so as much as they are throw

06
Mar

Spring Cleaning for a Cause with Red Cross Clothing Pickup

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Clothing donation center, Red cross clothes donation, Red cross clothing pick up

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Spring cleaning is a yearly ritual for many people. It is a perfect opportunity to evaluate what has worked in the previous year and what we want for the year to come. Starting with our clothing is a quick and easy way to really examine what makes us happy on a daily basis. Then we can make space in our lives for what we want and bless others with items they need. Red Cross clothing pickup services take the clothing donations to a central clothing donation center. This makes it easy to help others while also doing something valuable for yourself.

Rethink Your Winter Wardrobe with Red Cross Clothing Pickup

Spring is the perfect time to go through your winter wardrobe and set aside those