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posted by Kerryn Caulfield, Sep 01, 2014
Op shops raise vital funds for community welfare programs while playing an important environmental role. Kerryn Caulfield encourages us to take the time and visit our local op shop to donate unwanted clothes and household items.
It’s spring! Time to declutter the house and wardrobes and do something good for the community by donating to your local op shops.
Op shops are the public face of the charity recycling sector, arguably Australia’s largest social enterprise network that raises funds for vital community support programs while playing an important environmental role.
Through the annual National Op Shop Week, the sector seeks to create greater awareness of the role of charity recycling in communities to boost donations of quality clothing and household goods that will raise funds or be provided to individuals and families in crisis as emergency relief.
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