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Donate Old Glasses and Help Others Worldwide

ID-100190681Lenscrafters, Pearl Vision, and Sears Optical are a few companies that would be happy to take your old glasses off your hands. You can donate children’s, women’s, and men’s prescription or non prescription glasses to these places for people who can’t afford them.

Once received, the glasses are thoroughly cleaned, repaired, quality checked and then shipped to Global Clinics. At these clinics a client will get a free eye check and be fitted for the glasses.

Need a pair of glasses but can’t afford them? Know someone who does? OneSight has provided vision care access to 8.5 million people worldwide since 1988 and are sponsored by Luxottica the the world’s largest eye wear company and many more.
Check out for more information and see the incredible work they do.



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Make A Wish Come True with A Wedding Dress – Brides Against Breast Cancer Mission

ID-10068969There are so many great idea’s for raising money to fight breast cancer and your old wedding dress can be included.

Brides Against Breast Cancer is an organization that will sell your wedding dress to a new bride and the proceeds will help a cancer victim. They will give a terminally ill cancer patient a wish come true that is similar to the Make A Wish foundation only this one is for adults.

You can also donate Mother of the Bride and flower girl dresses or make a fully tax deductible donation.

Help fight in the battle against breast cancer go to: for more information.

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