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https://www.ywcaworks.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=389

Angeline’s Women’s Center offers a safe, welcoming place for homeless women living on the streets to spend the day. Daytime drop-in services include meals, laundry, showers, health access, mental health counseling, workshops and activities, storage of personal belongings and connections to other needed services.

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www.austinhumanesociety.org

Austin Humane Society is dedicated to saving Austin’s homeless cats and dogs, educating their community about responsible pet ownership and reducing pet over-population.

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http://www.bbbsn.org/

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada is a leader in youth mentoring services. They work to develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of youth in the community, ages 6 through 18.

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http://www.breadoflifemission.org/

The Bread of Life Mission exists to overcome the cycle of homelessness in men’s and women’s lives through a Christ-centered complete recovery model.

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http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/HomeHazWaste/HealthCare/Collection/

You can clean the medications and sharps out of your medicine cabinet and avoid potential misuse, environmental impacts or clutter by visiting this website.

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http://www.donatecsb.org/

Community Services for the Blind raises funds to support SightConnection programs and services for people who are blind or visually impaired. Your donation of clothing and household goods supports independent living services for people with vision loss.

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http://www.ccolife.org/

Cornerstone Community Outreach was created to raise the quality of life for low-income residents of the Chicago area through social, educational and economic development programs that include: development & preservation of decent & affordable housing for the poor, job training & creation, educational & social programs, as well as feeding and sheltering the homeless.

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http://www.cvs.com

Purchase a take away envelope for the disposal of unused medication. Their return system is a secure, convenient, turnkey solution for proper disposal of unused medications – excluding controlled substances. Simply follow the instructions for use – fill it, seal it and return it for assured destruction.

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http://www.disposemymeds.org/

DisposeMyMeds.org is an online resource to help you to find medication disposal programs at a local independent community pharmacy near you. In addition to proper disposal, you can help prevent drug misuse and abuse each time you take in your prescriptions.

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http://www.doorwayshousing.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=35

Doorways is a non-profit organization that provides housing and related services to individuals and families living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. 

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http://www.emmasharvesthome.com/

Emma’s Harvest Home is a community-based organization providing residential treatment services for women struggling with addiction and mental illness. Their programs prepare women for sobriety by offering them opportunities that enhance their skills, knowledge and interest, and assist them in becoming self-sufficient, productive adults.

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http://www.flafc.org/donate/

Medical donations provide their clinical facilities with essential supplies. Your donation will directly benefit patients that desperately need and have limited or no insurance coverage.

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http://www.gambiahelp.org/

Gambia Health Education Liaison Project, also known as GambiaHELP, exists to enable communities in Gambia, Africa to protect, conserve and improve their own health, the health of their community, and their natural environment. They do this by providing communities in Gambia with books, educational opportunities, medical help, seed money and human resources.

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http://www.greendisk.com/

Now there is one place to responsibly and securely dispose of all your computer-related waste, spent supplies and obsolete accessories.  GreenDisk handles all your technotrash disposal needs from a CD to a PC and just about everything in between. You can stop worrying about what to do with all of that old technotrash piling up in your office, store room, attic, or garage.  Let GreenDisk safely and securely destroy your old data, recover reusable components, and recycle all of the rest of your accumulated technotrash – all at your convenience, at home or at work.

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http://www.healthforfriends.org/

Health for Friends believes healthy communities begin with healthy individuals. They provide free or low-cost patient-centered health care to the medically needy.

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www.intervol.org/rums

Intervol serves others through the recovery and redistribution of medical supplies and equipment. They connect local hospitals and medical professionals with other countries and care-giving organizations in areas of need.

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http://www.lenscrafters.com/

LensCrafters partners with OneSight, a family of vision care programs dedicated to restoring and preserving clear vision to those in need through outreach, research and education, in order to hand-deliver the gift of sight to those in need worldwide. OneSight works together with trained volunteers from LensCrafters to collect donated eyeglasses and coordinate Global Clinics to give needy individuals free eyewear, eye exams and the ability to live a fuller life.

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http://www.lifeworksaustin.org/

Life Works supports youth and families in their strong determination to achieve self-sufficiency and to make generational changes. Life Works has identified four basic cornerstones necessary to this scale of success – counseling, housing, education/workforce and youth development.

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http://www.madre.org

MADRE’s Helping Hands program provides women around the world with first aid supplies, medical equipment, classroom materials and other necessities. With these resources women can strengthen their families and communities. You can take part by giving your reusable goods to families that would otherwise not have access to essential everyday supplies.

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http://www.med-eq.org/
 
Med-Eq is a medical equipment donation and notification program developed by Remedy in cooperation with the Office of International Health of Yale University. Available donations of medical supplies and durable equipment are posted to this website where members can view and request items, as well as donate medical equipment and supplies.

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http://www.mulherinhome.com/

Mulherin Custodial Home is a residential home for children and adults with developmental disabilities.

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http://www.mda.org/
 
The Muscular Dystrophy Association provides help, hope & knowledge about Muscular Dystrophy through a varierty of educational resources, clinics, training programs, camps, etc.

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http://neweyesfortheneedy.org/
 
New Eyes takes your used eyeglasses, hearing aids and jewelry and turns them into treasure. Eyeglasses in good condition are sent to medical missions and international charitable organizations for distribution to the poor in developing nations. Proceeds from the sale of scrap metal, hearing aids, jewelry and giftware are used to support the US eyeglass voucher program.

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http://newfutures.org/

New Futures partners with families and educators in their communities to ensure that children succeed in school and in life. Their programs in low-income apartment complexes build skills, foster connectedness and promote strengths.

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http://www.onesight.org/na/

One Sight is a family of vision care charities dedicated to providing healthy vision, eyewear and sun protection to those in need worldwide. Since 1988, their charitable efforts have provided free vision care and eyewear to more than eight million people and have granted millions of dollars towards optical research and education.

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http://www.paws.org/

PAWS is a champion for animals—rehabilitating injured and orphaned wildlife, sheltering and adopting homeless cats and dogs, and educating people to make a better world for animals and people.

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http://pikemarketseniorcenter.giving.officelive.com/default.aspx 

The Pike Market Senior Center serves people 55 and older, most of whom are living in poverty, by providing free hot meals, social services, employment opportunities and activities that promote wellness and engagement.

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http://www.plymouthhousing.org/                                                                   

Plymouth Housing Group works to eliminate homelessness and stabilize homeless and very low-income people in housing by preserving, developing and operating safe, decent, affordable housing, and by providing opportunities for them to improve their lives. They also service formerly homeless residents with their Essential Supply Center providing a place for them to get essential items they might not otherwise be able to afford.

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http://www.projectcure.org/
  
Project C.U.R.E. gathers new and overstocked medical supplies and working equipment from manufacturers, wholesale suppliers, hospitals, clinics and individuals and delivers that material to clinics and hospitals in developing countries.

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http://www.raft.net/

RAFT serves educators who teach in the classroom, in afterschool programs, camp programs, scouting and homeschooling. They provide creative ideas, affordable project materials, pre-packaged activity kits, one-on-one mentoring and professional development for educators who believe in the power of hands on teaching. By transforming the learning environment, RAFT helps close the achievement gap and helps students apply their knowledge to a real world environment.

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http://www.rampusa.org/

RAMP gathers and delivers unused HIV medicines to organizations overseas. Under doctor’s supervision, these organizations provide these life-saving drugs to patients who otherwise have no access to them.

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http://www.rootsinfo.org/

ROOTS delivers critical services to homeless young adults and other low income persons. They provide safe emergency overnight shelter 7 nights a week to young adults, ages 18-25, hot dinner and breakfast, opportunities for personal hygiene (including laundry and showers) and other services.

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http://www.safeneedledisposal.org/

The Coalition for Safe Community Needle Disposal is a collaboration of businesses, community groups, non-profit organizations and government that promotes public awareness and solutions for safe disposal of needles, syringes and other sharps in the community.

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http://www.safehouse-denver.org/

SafeHouse Denver serves victims of domestic violence and their children through both an emergency shelter and a non-residential Counseling and Advocacy Center. All of the women, children and youth who come to SafeHouse Denver have access to a full range of bilingual programming, including individual counseling, group sessions, advocacy and safety planning.

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http://www.seattlemidwifery.org/

Seattle Midwifery School has been educating childbirth professionals for more than 30 years. Their well-known, rigorous midwifery training program is the oldest direct-entry midwifery program in the country .

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http://www.ugm.org/site/PageServer?pagename=default

Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission provides emergency care and long-term recovery services to hurting and homeless people in Seattle. They serve, rescue and transform those in need and strive to address the root causes of poverty and homelessness.

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http://www.stvincentdepaul.net/

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is an international non-profit organization dedicated to serving the poor and providing others with the opportunity to serve. The Phoenix Diocesan Council has been assisting central and northern Arizona families since 1946. Programs include services for the homeless, medical and dental care for the working poor, charity dining rooms, thrift stores, a transitional housing shelter and general assistance for individuals in need.

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http://www.takebackexpress.com/

Take Back Express is the industries one-stop solution in providing technology-driven reverse distribution collection solutions for end of life products that would otherwise harm our environment. They simplify and streamline the returns collection process, minimizing the time consuming job of returns management, decreasing the amount of product shipping time, and maximizes operating efficiency.

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http://www.techaccess.org/

Technology Access Foundation (TAF) makes education a priority in underserved communities of color. Serving one child at a time, TAF enhances their educational and professional prospects through the delivery of tools for learning in the 21st century. Donations to TAF directly benefit the children they serve in after school programs.

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http://www.saintlouistc.org/

Teen Challenge of St. Louis offers a 14-month faith-based program for young men struggling with addictions.

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http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_disposal/takeback/index.html

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) schedules periodic nationwide medication drop-off events referred to as National Prescription Drug Take-Back Days. These events are a great opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted and unused medications.

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http://www.thesabanfreeclinic.org/

The Saban Free Clinic, in collaboration with strategic partners, serves as a medical home for the underserved and those who are most vulnerable by providing comprehensive, dependable and affordable quality health care in a caring environment.

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http://www.thinkgreenfromhome.com/ThinkGreenFromHome.cfm

Waste Management pioneers environmentally sustainable solutions to waste needs. Last year, they recycled enough paper to save 41 million trees and supplied enough waste-based energy to replace more than 14 million barrels of oil.

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http://www.uniteforsight.org/
 
Unite For Sight supports eye clinics worldwide by investing human and financial resources in their social ventures to eliminate patient barriers to eye care. Unite For Sight applies best practices in eye care, public health, volunteerism and social entrepreneurship to achieve their goal of high quality eye care for all.

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