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Why Red Cross Donations Matter

If you’re like many people living throughout the United States, you have more clothing than you realistically know what to do with. After all, more than 20 billion garments are consumed on an annual basis all throughout the United States, with the average person living here consuming up to 68 articles of clothing on average […]

When to Donate Clothing to the Red Cross

It may not come as a surprise to hear that the modern textiles industry is one of the biggest in the entire world, and people always need something to wear. A lot of clothes are made for everyday wear, such as shirts and jeans, or coats and gloves. Other clothing may be formal wear or […]

Learn How to Donate Clothes to the Red Cross

It’s wise to cut back on the amount of trash we produce. One study by the EPA found that each adult in the United States tosses out nearly 10 pounds of clothes per year. These clothes end up contributing to already crowded public landfills. In this post, you will learn how to donate clothes to […]

Southern Louisiana Still Struggles to Recover Following Devastating August Floods

More than one month after the once-in-every-1,000-years flood in Southern Louisiana, many areas of Baton Rouge remain submerged in water or deeply devastated. Although many areas of the state are aware of flooding dangers, many affected areas of the August flood were not prepared. Within just one week, the areas saw 6.9 trillion gallons of […]

Why Donating Could Help You as Much as it Helps Someone Help

You may or may not be surprised to find out that on average, Americans collectively go through almost 20 billion garments a year. Per person that equals out to 68 pieces of clothing and seven pairs of shoes, which is more than one piece of clothing bought each week. If we are able to buy […]