Planet Aid

Welcome to Planet Aid - Home of the Yellow Box!

Planet Aid is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that collects and recycles used clothes and shoes and fosters international development. Planet Aid supports projects that improve health, increase income, aid vulnerable children, train teachers, and enhance the overall quality of life for people across the globe. Our bright yellow boxes can be found across many major metropolitan areas of the United States.

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Keeping Girls in School in Mozambique

Teen pregnancy is a critical obstacle to girls' education in Mozambique. The country has one of the worlds' highest rates of adolescent fertility — 41 percent of all ... Read more

Planet Aid Blog

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Why Sell Used Clothing?

If people are giving away their old clothes for free in donation bins, why should companies earn money from them? There are a couple of reasons why almost all clothes-colle... Read more

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New Issue of the Planet Aid Post!

The latest edition of the Planet Aid Post has arrived! This issue is dedicated to the question of giving and explores the meaning of the idiom "charity begins at home."... Read more

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5 Myths About Used Clothing

Most people probably believe emptying their closets is a pretty straightforward process. You either donate your unwanted clothes to a charitable organization or throw... Read more