Reusing is a way of keeping items out of the landfill longer by extending their useful life. Try these reuse strategies:
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The Clark County Fuller Center for Housing ReUse Store, a local non-profit, accepts used building materials and household goods. Your tax-deductible donations are offered for resale to the general public. Proceeds directly benefit Fuller Center's home building efforts in Clark County. The ReUse Store accepts donations during store hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, with extended hours till 6 p.m. on Friday. Call to arrange a donation pickup for large appliances, kitchen cabinets, or furniture. The ReUse Store is located at 259 S. Wittenberg Ave., Springfield, OH, 45506. For more information, you can call 325-3069.
The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 4,779 groups with 7,079,000 members across the globe. It's a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (& getting) stuff for free in their own towns. It's all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills. Each local group is moderated by a local volunteer. Membership is free. To sign up, go to the freecycle site here: freecycle.org