There's a thread on Coupon's and More about http://freecycle.org/. I'm posting my response here, because I think this is a very easy way to help others without a lot of time, money or effort.If you join, you will find out that the purpose of Freecycle is to keep stuff out of the landfills, not necessarily to give and get free stuff.I have not been able to get a lot of stuff, but I have offered a lot of stuff - an extra roll of wallpaper, plants from my overgrown garden, 2 pairs of perfectly good men's shoes (wrong size), that kind of stuff. Right now I have a wrought iron garden bench that was damaged by Hurricane Charley that I am waiting for someone to pick up.There are a lot of non-profit organizations that subscribe to Freecycle, and they are always looking for clothing and other stuff to help those in need. The men's shoes went to a group that is working with indigent native americans. If you are cleaning out a closet, this is the place to go to get rid of the stuff. The nice thing is that you don't have to deliver. If they want your stuff, they'll come to you.Peg
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