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Volunteers of America

Provides local human service programs and opportunities for individual and community involvement in volunteer programs that deal with social problems. Also has Retiree Volunteer Coalition.

Voice: 1-800-899-0089

Website: http://www.volunteersofamerica.org

Verified: 1/29/2013

AmVets

Makes referrals to used clothing collection agencies and provides pick-up information.

Voice: 1-800-244-6350

Verified: 1/29/2013

Goodwill Industries

Provides employment and training services for people with disabilities and other disadvantaging conditions such as welfare dependency, illiteracy, criminal history and homeless.

Voice: 1-800-741-0186

Website: http://www.goodwill.org

Verified: 1/20/2013

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