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Many Families Find Themselves in Need as the Holidays Arrive

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This is the time of the year when charity donations are needed the most. From parents who are trying to find a way to have at least one thing under the tree for their children to families who will be struggling to feed their children on the two weeks off school, charity donations are in high need at the end of the year. And while the holidays are a very happy time for some people in the country, these last few weeks of the year can be a stressful and sad time for the families who struggle the most.
In these weeks when so many people are struggling to make ends meet, these are very good times for those with so much to decide what it is they can do to help

How to Make a Habit Out of Giving Back to Those Less Fortunate

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How often do you focus on helping families in need? It?s easy for this to slip our minds most of the year. Maybe once the holidays roll around we begin to search for ways to give back to others through clothing donations or other types of donations to military charities or those that help the homeless. Instead of only working hard to give back during one time of the year, it could be beneficial to focus on finding smaller ways to donate to others periodically throughout the year. This could be especially helpful if you have plenty of extra clothing and household items around the house waiting to be cleared out.

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Prepare Your Closets for the Upcoming Back to School Shopping Season

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Although the weather is still warm and it seems like summer has just begun, preparations for back to school season have already started. Retailers are replacing summer gear with school supplies. Clothing stores are switching out shorts and tank tops with jeans and sweaters. This is all to remind you that soon, your children will be heading back to the hustle and bustle of the school year. Before you plan that back to school shopping trip, make room by giving charitable clothing donations to your local organizations that help military families.

Encourage your child to go through their clothing

Depending on the age of your child, it can be difficult to know what clothing items your child still wants to keep and which ones they do not plan on wearing again. If you can encourage them to go

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Clothing Donations An Important Way to Help Veterans Families in Need

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Do you often shop at thrift stores? Were you aware that the average person in the United States will buy 10 pounds of clothing from these shops every year? Some individuals will, of course, purchase more items than this, including entire wardrobes.

When you and other Americans shop at thrift stores that are owned and operated by veterans charities, it helps military families in need. Furthermore, it also enables these organizations to fund valuable programs that assist veterans and their families. It’s important to note that approximately 80% of the clothing that is donated is used by these charitable organizations for these purposes.

It’s good to know that so many Americans believe it’s import

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