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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|St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Center||325-9111|
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The Clark County Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 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 Habitat's home building efforts in Clark County. The ReStore accepts donations during store hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Call to arrange a donation pickup for large appliances, kitchen cabinets, or furniture. The ReStore 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