Ever break anything? How about built something? Whether you broke it, fixed it, or built it, building supplies are essential for our everyday living! Do you remember your Dad’s old tool box and the countless times it came to the rescue? Building supplies such as wood, brick, sharpeners, hammers, nails and all the other nick nacks that are needed to build or fix something continue to build dust if you don’t use them. Building supplies need some love too! Donate them to charity today!
Calling all Chicagoans! Donating your building supplies is as easy as using Zealous Good. Our simple donation-matching process lets you both donate items easily and pick the charity you wish to give to. If you don’t live in Chicago, here are some other organizations that you could donate supplies to:
High School Theater Programs
In the great written words of Shakespeare, “O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?” High school theater programs are always eager and quite thankful of any kind of donations they receive, especially building supplies. How else do you think they create those magnificent sets? Help theater programs build the perfect set so they can transform you into the world of imagination.
For information on schools near you, you can look up your local school district online.
Community Based Non-profit Organizations
Non-profit organizations like the St. Vincent de Paul Center lie in all sorts of neighborhoods and communities throughout the country. These centers need help with the upkeep and maintenance of their awesome facilities that their participants rely on.
Search community based non-profit organizations in your search box today.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanities is a non-profit charity that helps build and repair homes to grateful people that need it the most. Everyone deserves a safe, reliable home. By donating your building supplies, volunteers could use your old favorite tools to help build the foundation of a new family’s home.
For more information, visit Habitat for Humanity today.
So, whether you donate through Zealous Good or to these other awesome options, your building supplies can truly make someone’s day. With so many ways to make an impact, why wait? Donate today!
Vince Nava is a 2013 summer marketing intern at Zealous Good, an in-kind donations marketplace in Chicago. You can find Vince on Google+, on Twitter at @vincenava or Zealous Good on Facebook and on Twitter at @ZealousGood.