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5 Tips for Donating Items to Charity

Every few months, I find myself cleaning rooms and shelves around my house in an effort to declutter. It feels like I can never keep up, but that’s not the point. What is the point is that when I gather things together I usually end up donating them to local charities or thrift stores. After you’ve gone through your home and gathered up what you want to donate, you probably stuff it all in a bag or box and drop it off at the thrift shop. Before throwing it into the box, you should consider the following points when donating used things to charity.