|Americans each discard an average of 68 pounds of clothes every year. By donating your clothing to charity, you can put some of that to good use. Here are some tips on clearing out your closet and helping others enjoy your unwanted clothing and textiles.|
Put the clothes, bedding, and other items into suitable containers. Containers that are suitable include plastic garbage bags, unwanted tote and other bags (they'll get resold too if in good condition), baskets,boxes, etc.