5 NGOs Where You Can Donate Warm Clothes To The Needy This Winter
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With Delhi reaching its peak temperature and the lowest freakin’ temperature in December, there are more people like us who need both, the warmth of our hearts and that of clothes. If like us, you’re also wondering how to help those who need it the most, check this list out and be the warmth in somebody’s life!
Running successfully from 2 decades, Goonj is an NGO which has never failed to create an impact on society. From education to sanitation, these folks have it all covered. This year, Goonj is celebrating Cloth Week, from 1st Jan to 7th Jan, where you can donate your clothes and woollens! You can donate clothes to someone in need and show that you care.
2. Uday Foundation
Every year, this NGO runs a Blanket Donation Campaign, where they provide high-quality warm blankets to the underprivileged. The NGO also provides people with dry ration and dignity kits. If you’re somebody for whom directly giving out clothing can be tedious, then you can donate money on their website. The money you donate is then used to buy a set of blankets and distributed amongst the needy.
Where | Uday Foundation- 113 A/1, Adchini, Sri Aurobindo Marg
Timings | 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2656 1444
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Uday.Foundation/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.udayfoundation.org/
3. Clothes Box Foundation
Having previously collaborated with Amitabh Bachchan, this NGO has been successfully helping the needy for a long time. Donating clothes through the foundation is as simple as wearing them, not even kidding. You call or message CBF on their FB page and inform the collection centre of your arrival beforehand or you can even request them to pick the stuff up from your place and will then distribute them, how cool and super convenient is that?
Where | Clothes Box Foundation- 48, Paras Trade Centre, Gwal Pahari, Gurgoan
Timings | 11 AM - 6 PM
Call Them | +91 7838 371 356
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/clothesboxfoundation/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.clothesboxfoundation.org/
4. Aashray Adhikar Abhiyan
The AAA conducts a Night Action Program, or as we like to call it NAP, where they conduct night outs, going through the city and looking for people in need of warm blankets and clothes. If donating is not enough for the dilwala in you, you can even volunteer in the programme!
Where | Aashray Adhikar Abhiyan- S-442, School Block, Shakarpur
Timings | 10 AM - 6 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2248 1609
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/AashrayAdhikarAbhiyan/
Here’s Their Website | https://homelesspeople.in/
5. Agewell Foundation
If there’s anything lonelier than prison cells, it’s the lives of the elderly people. All of us are blessed to have grandparents, but a lot of old people today are abandoned and homeless. By being a part of this NGO, you can not only donate a set of warm clothes to these cuties but can also be a part of their memory, being remembered fondly!
Where | Agewell Foundation- M-8A Lajpat Nagar, Part II
Timings | 10 AM - 6 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2984 0484
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/AgewellFoundation/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.agewellfoundation.org/
So, open your hearts and help the needy in these biting winters, and spread warmth as well as joy!