Today I managed to donate some of my used clothings to Cambodia Orphanage. The lady in charge came to my house to collect the clothings. I am happy to be able to help people in one way or another. Hope to do more charity work in the days to come.
The lady in charge managed to contact me through the Pass It On website where I posted the items I wanted to donate.
Pass-It-On is a non-profit project started by Central Singapore
CDC and managed by The Helping Hand.
The project seeks to provide a meaningful way to distribute unwanted, albeit
useful items to benefit the needy (home appliances, home furniture, medical
aids, mobility aids, learning aids & etc). With Pass-It-On ,
your used item can be given a new lease of life, and to better the life of
Pass-It-On connects General Public to the needy via
Voluntary Welfare Organizations (VWOs). Pass-It-On provides a web
platform by channelling the donated items to the needy under the VWOs (for
examples, Family Service Centres and Senior Citizen Centres) care. Anyone,
within Singapore, can donate, as long as the items are useful and of good
VWOs registered with Pass-It-On can
request items on “Wish List”. General Public can fulfil needy wishes by donating
the requested items. Alternatively, General Public can post them on
Pass-It-On website. The donated items will be made available to all
registered VWOs, who shall reserve the donated items if find suitable for their
needy clients. VWOs shall arrange collection of the donated items directly with