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What is Your Recycling Reality?

Did you know that your recycling behavior is dependent on local attitudes where you live? A survey by the Pew Research Center examined recy…

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Saving 100 Million Pounds of Clothing

Planet Aid collects approximately 100 million pounds of used clothing and shoes every year.  That means that every year 100 million pound…

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Giving Back on Halloween

Most people associate Christmas and Thanksgiving with times of giving, but there are also plenty of ways to give back during the Halloween s…

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Focus on Ending Poverty and Hunger

This week the United Nations (UN) will mark two important days: World Food Day (October 16) and International Day for the …

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Climate, Violence, and Hunger

The world produces enough food to feed everyone, yet, 11 percent of the global population (815 million people) is still affected by hunger. …

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International Day of the Girl Child

International Day of the Girl Child, celebrated October 11 each year, underscores global efforts to ensure a world free of discrimination fo…

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The Cost of Wasted Food

The global economy is producing more food now than it ever has in the past. However, across the world, we are also wasting more food than we e…

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The View from Sub-Saharan Africa

Planet Aid has been supporting development projects across the globe in the fight on poverty for almost two decades. Through the years, we’ve partnered