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Kindness Revolution Day 24: Donate to Habitat for Humanity

Kindness Revolution Day 24: Donate to Habitat for Humanity

My husband spent the weekend cleaning out our garage and shed.† We’ve been renovating our home and many of the construction materials and fixtures our house once contained have found their way into the garage and shed.† So it seems like a great day to donate these leftover items like:† light fixtures, kitchen cabinets, a trash compactor, a fridge, and other items to Habitat for Humanity.† There is a ReStore in our community so we’re dropping them these items off.† They’re in good working condition, just not needed in our home anymore.

Does your home, garage, shed, or apartment locker need cleaning?† Maybe today is a good day to drop off some functional, but no longer needed, materials.† Or, maybe you can offer to help in some other way?

If youíre just joining us for the Kindness Revolution, Iím trying to spread kindness in the world by giving 29 gifts in 29 days, inspired by the book 29 Gifts.† And, Iím asking you to join me.† If youíre just tuning in, check out the first blog in this series.† And, don’t forget that it’s never too late to join the Kindness Revolution.† Start today!

And, donít forget to add your comments to my blog because, with the help of the kind people at Care2.com, Iíll be giving away more free copies of my books† on Saturday!† Winners will be selected from the comments.

Check out the whole Kindness Revolution series:

Join the Kindness Revolution:† Give 29 Gifts in 29 Days

The Kindness Revolution Day 2:† Book Giveaways!

Kindness Revolution Day 3:† Mediterranean Feast

Kindness Revolution Day 4:† Foot Massage

Kindness Revolution Day 5:† I Failed Miserably Today

Kindness Revolution Day 6:† Giving Clothes to Charity

Kindness Revolution Day 7:† Advice from an African Medicine Woman

Kindness Revolution Day 8:† Music for the Soul

Kindness Revolution Day 9:† Donate to Your Local Library

Kindness Revolution Day 10:† Letter from the Prime Minister

Kindness Revolution Day 11:† Letter to a Friend

Kindness Revolution Day 12:† Sharing 29 Gifts

Kindness Revolution Day 13:† Win Free Books!

Kindness Revolution Day 14:† Chinese Secret to Reduce a Fever

Kindness Revolution Day 15:† Barbecue for the Roofers

Kindness Revolution Day 16:† Donate to the Food Bank

Kindness Revolution Day 17:† Clearing the Gulf Oil Spill

Kindness Revolution Day 18:† Giving to Children

Kindness Revolution Day 19:† Donate to Your Favorite Charity

Kindness Revolution Day 20:† More Free Books!

Kindness Revolution Day 21:† Donate to Your Favorite Charity

Kindness Revolution Day 22: Befriend a Newcomer

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9:00AM PDT on Nov 4, 2011

Thank you - we don't seem to have that organisation here (although thanks to Kerrie for the clicking info) - but we always do our best to pass stuff on to people or organisations who could do with it.

9:39AM PDT on Oct 16, 2010

thanks

9:36PM PDT on Jul 9, 2010

Clicking on their site (Polish) helps too! http://www.habitat.pl/en/aktualnosci.aspx

1:38PM PDT on Jul 1, 2010

Interesting idea!

8:11AM PDT on Jun 27, 2010

I tried donating to Habitat for Humanity. I had over 3 boxes of beautiful flooring, but because they were open they would not accept them. Habitat for Humanity is very picky on what they will take so I would call them before making the drive.

11:14AM PDT on Jun 25, 2010

There's no such thing as HFH here, but we have always given the staff we no longer needed to others, and we still do. There's always a friend, or collegue, or neighbor who needs or knows someone that needs something you have. It's just a matter of asking. Just yesterday we bought a new set of chairs, and are giving the older ones to a friend. He's coming tomorrow to pick them up.

9:23AM PDT on Jun 25, 2010

For a couple of years I spent on the local HFH board. I was involved in building 3 houses in my town and this coming Tuesday will be donating a couple of new countertops to HFH.

8:20AM PDT on Jun 25, 2010

Thanks!

7:31AM PDT on Jun 25, 2010

If you can't donate concrete items, buy something or volunteer your hands please.

3:38AM PDT on Jun 25, 2010

Thanks for the inspiration. The kindness revolution is a great idea and I am enjoying it.
For my 24th day of giving I geve change and chocolate to a homeless man.

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