• How Your Clothing Donations Help Military Families

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    Di you know that of the roughly 2 million tons of used clothing Americans recycle each year, less than half is ever worn again? Americans are caught up in the idea of buying new clothing for work, going out, and other special events. In the 1930s, women owned about 9 outfits, and today, women own about 30. To paint a bigger picture, the average American will throw out 82 pounds of textiles every year, from old dish towels to scarves and clothing that he or she no longer needs. The good news is that while we do spend an insane amount of money on textiles each year that we end up no longer needing or growing old of, they make great contributions to helping military families.

    Here is how your old clothes make valuable donations

    1. You can help donation centers give money to those in need

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