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Our Bazaar is happy to help facilitate donations of South Asian clothing that you don’t sell or rent out. We’ve done our research and found some reputable organizations which you can donate to. See the full details below and please be sure to submit this short form so we can keep track of all donations initiated through our site.


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Helping Hand for Relief & Development (HHRD), USA - www.hhrd.org

Our Bazaar has verified that HHRD collects and has a need for used South Asian clothes specifically. Generally these types of clothing donations are sent to India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. All clothing items are sent and distributed regardless of the type of item.

Who

HHRD is a 501(c)(3) Four-Star Charity Navigator rated global humanitarian relief and development organization responding to human sufferings in emergency and disaster situations around the world. In addition to their emergency relief efforts in natural or man-made disasters, they also work on long term relief and development programs. 

What

Since 2008, HHRD has managed an In-Kind Gifts Program called Smiles Across the Miles to help save and enhance the lives of thousands of people. HHRD's goal is to connect people's physical resources with people's needs around the world. 

Where

After receiving donations from people in the US, HHRD sends shipments as part of their ongoing humanitarian campaigns to hospitals, clinics, schools, and civilians of countries in need including India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.

How

HHRD has In-Kind Donation Collection Centers in New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Maryland, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, and California so you can either drop-off or mail your items to these locations. The full list of addresses is here and they ask that you call before going in person. Note there are times when a center may not accept donations so please confirm with them first or you can check with us at info@ourbazaar.net.

 


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Hidaya Foundation, California - www.hidaya.org

Our Bazaar has verified that Hidaya collects and has a need for used South Asian clothes specifically. All donations are sent to Pakistan. All clothing items are sent and distributed regardless of the type of item.

Who

Hidaya is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with a mission to implement educational, environmental, social welfare, and health care programs in economically depressed areas of South Asia, West Africa and North America, focusing on projects which promote self-employment.

What

Since 1999, Hidaya has managed a Container Shipment Project for In-Kind Donations and sent over 200 forty-feet containers to benefit thousands of people.

Where

Hidaya collects new and gently used in-kind donations to give to the deserving in Pakistan.

How

Hidaya is based in San Jose, CA and you can either drop-off your items to their warehouse (57 Bonaventura Dr, San Jose, CA 95134) on Saturdays and Sundays from 12-4 pm, or mail your items to their office address (1765 Scott Blvd. Suite 115, Santa Clara, CA 95050). You can also receive a tax-deductible receipt for item donations. Just fill out and send this form in the top of your box when mailing or bring it in person, and Hidaya will stamp, sign, and send it back to you.


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Manavi, New Jersey - www.manavi.org

Our Bazaar has verified that Manavi collects and has a need for used South Asian clothes specifically. Donations are given to South Asian women in New Jersey and nearby areas. All clothing items are distributed regardless of the type of item.

Who

Manavi is an organization founded to specifically address the unmet needs of South Asian women in the U.S. who are victims of violence.

What

Manavi manages a transitional/safe home called Ashiana for displaced South Asian women and their children, and has a goal of guiding women to reach a point of recovery, self-sufficiency and well-being.

Where

Manavi accepts material donations including clothing to be distributed to South Asian women in need in New Jersey and nearby areas.

How

Manavi is based in New Brunswick, NJ and you can either drop-off or mail your items to their office (104 Church St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901).  They ask that you call at 732-435-1414 before going in person. 

*NOTE* Manavi is currently not accepting any more donations as of January 2016 as they have enough. If you are interested in donating here, please contact them first!