Donating items to charity is one of the most beneficial things you can do to help those less fortunate. Considering that, it’s understandable to wonder how to best prepare any items that you plan on donating. While it might seem like a simple task, following a few simple steps will make the donating process easier for both you and charity workers. With that in mind, here are five tips to follow while preparing charitable donations.
- Pack Similar Items Together
As you begin to collect charitable donations, you might come across a wide array of items. Charities are often able to utilize a wide range of household donations. That being said, it will be easier for you and charity workers if you’re able to pack similar items together. Keeping clothing separate from housewa
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