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Converting lightly used clothing and household items into critical funds for great American charities.
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That's what the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is all about - caring people helping their neighbors in need of the most basic necessities - food, shelter, clothing, transportation and emotional comfort. There are heartbreaking circumstances right here in our own community, but practical, compassionate person-to-person caring can make a world of difference.Learn More >>
Unfortunately, recycling garments and household items is an often overlooked, but important, way to keep the planet green!
By collecting and recycling millions of pounds of clothing and household items, we are reducing greenhouse gases emitted into the atmosphere and raising important dollars for great American charities.
In addition to simplifying your surroundings and helping to keep the planet green, your choice to donate through GreenDrop shows a selfless commitment to your community. By sharing your unwanted items, you allow us to provide millions of dollars for programs that support American veterans and the nation’s blind and neighbors in need throughout Philadelphia.
Simply pack your items into large plastic bags or boxes and drop them off at one of our convenient GreenDrop locations where our attendants will unload them from your vehicle and provide a tax receipt from your selected charity. OR Call 1-888-944–DROP to SCHEDULE A PICKUP at your home.
Feel the need to de-clutter? Whether it’s once a year or each season, GreenDrop can help. Next time you decide to simplify your surroundings, consider using these quick questions as a guide for what to keep and what to donate: + MORE
In addition to simplifying your surroundings and helping to keep the planet green, your choice to donate through GreenDrop shows a selfless commitment to your community. By sharing your unwanted items, you allow us to provide millions of dollars for programs that support American veterans, the nation’s blind and neighbors in need throughout Philadelphia.
Unfortunately, clothes made of synthetic fibers won’t decompose while wool and cotton clothing produce methane gas during the process. That’s why recycling your garments is an often overlooked, but important way to keep the planet green!
Each year, GreenDrop collects approximately 28,000,000 lbs. of clothing, reducing greenhouse gases by 160,000,000 lbs. In addition, we collect small appliances that would otherwise be discarded – keeping landfill waste to a minimum while raising critical dollars for American charities.