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How to be Charitable Around the Holiday Season

Written by Swap Shop on December 14th, 2017. Posted in Charities that pick up clothing donations, Clothes donation, Donate clothes

Clothes donation

A charitable donation could change the day in the life of someone who needs it most, and your selfless donation can bring joy around the holiday season. By helping families in need through charitable donations, you are being a part of something bigger. You may look at what you have done and ask, “How does my little donation do anything?” but just remember – if others are doing the same thing, you are all being a part of something much bigger, and leaving a positive impact in our world. You’re also setting an example for those around you who may be asking the same questions. With 95.4% of Americans participating in some type of charitable giving to this day, it’s apparent

From UK Mugs to Kentucky Bourbon Accessories, You Can Find the Perfect Gift

Written by Swap Shop on December 6th, 2017. Posted in Kentucky football apparel, Simply southern accessories, University of kentucky gifts

University of kentucky womens clothes

Finding the perfect gift to give someone special in your life can bring on mixed emotions. The idea of seeing their face light up with joy instills excitement and anticipation, but before that, there could be a bit of stress involved, especially if that person is particularly difficult to shop for. Some people just don’t thrive off of material things, others seem to have everything that they need already. So how do you narrow down the endless possibilities to find something that will truly resonate with them? One way to go about the process of finding a gift for that important person in your life is to take a look at some of their hobbies and passions. Once you have settled on a theme, finding something to customize for them could get a bit easier.

From location speci

5 Tips and Tricks for the Care and Feeding of Your Safety Attire

Written by Swap Shop on December 3rd, 2017. Posted in Hi vis work shirts, Safety equipment companies, Types of safety clothing

High visibility t shirts

No one wants to be injured at work. Accidents involving constructions workers being hit by vehicles can be greatly reduced by wearing safety jackets for construction and other high visibility clothing and gear. Also called hi vis raIn gear, you have to make sure you do a few things to get the right high visibility jacket for your needs and to maintain it so it can give you the best protection possible. You also need to be able to recognize when it is time to hang up your safety jackets for construction and replace everything. Nothing lasts forever.

  1. Start with high visibility clothing that fits you correctly. If y

Are You Concerned About the Country’s Landfills? Donate Used Clothing and Textiles to The Military Order of the Purple Heart

Written by Swap Shop on December 2nd, 2017. Posted in Charities for military families, Charities that will pick up donations, Clothing donation

Military families

People in the United States tend to be generous individuals. In fact, about 95.4% engage in some type of charitable giving. In addition to donating their time and expertise, many Americans will also make monetary, household, and clothing donations. Since there are organizations that pick up donations, this can make it even more convenient to donate clothes and other items throughout the year.

In 2007, for example, charity foundations within the United States received approximately $5.8 billions-worth of clothing-related donations. Just four years later in 2011, roughly two million tons of clothing and textiles were donated to charities or recycled. As a result,

Choosing the Right Scuba Gear for the Best Possible Experience

Written by Swap Shop on November 9th, 2017. Posted in Archery supplies, Bouldering, Stand up paddle boarding

Fishing gear shop

A lot of people spend time and resources trying to remain healthy, and to maintain a good level of fitness. While there are so many things you can do to ensure that you remain healthy, one of the best ways to ensure this is to regularly engage in fun sporting activities that can not only help you stay in shape, but also bring you your share of adventure and thrill. There are a number of activities you can practice which check all the right boxes, and quite a lot of them involve water bodies. Fishing, paddle boarding, and scuba diving are all extremely popular in the country, and for good reason. These provide a modicum of adventure and settle, while also giving you the right kind of physical exercise, and

Dressing for Safety Is Especially Important in Construction Careers

Written by Swap Shop on October 23rd, 2017. Posted in Breathable reflective rain gear, Hi vis work shirts, Reflective safety vest

Cotton safety shirts

Getting dressed for work has never been so important.
As you slip into one of your safety yellow sweatshirts, safety work pants, and other safety workwear you know that these first days on the job can be some of the most dangerous. In fact, according to the Institute for Work and Health in Canada, a new employee in the first month on the job has more than three times the risk for a lost-time injury than others.
Even if you are not a first day employee, it is important to make sure that you are dressed for safety anytime you go to work on a construction site, a road crew, or any other kind of job that puts you in harm’s way. Continue Reading No Comments

Four Methods to Prevent Aging of the Skin

Written by Swap Shop on September 7th, 2017. Posted in Fotofacial rf, Revision skin care, Rosy cheeks

Sun spots

The body has a good way of showing age. You can usually tell how old someone is based on their color, the smoothness of their skin, and by the tightness of the skin. Fortunately, with advanced cosmetic procedures, there are ways to reduce the symptoms of aging and to keep the same tight, smooth skin that you had as a young adult. The following procedures and techniques are some of the most common and have the best success rates.

Always protect your skin

Protecting your skin is the best way to prevent aging skin. When you spend a lot of time in the sun and do not properly cover it, you are at risk of premature aging skin. You will also notice more sun spots, sagging of the skin, and earlier wrinkles. It is never too late to begin protecting your skin from the sun. Even if you went many years wit

4 Items to Ensure Your Workers Stay Visible

Written by Swap Shop on August 29th, 2017. Posted in Cotton safety shirts, High visibility work vest, Safety uniforms

Safety rain apparel

Statistics from 2014 show that workers aged 16-19 missed an average of four days after being injured. Ensuring your workers have adequate safety clothing can help reduce workers being injured on the job. One category of safety worker is made to be highly visible. High visibility safety clothing is important for workers to have in many industries. Here are four high visibility items to include your workers stay visible.

  • Cargo Pants

    Not all managers are aware that hi vis cargo pants exist. Many workers continue to ensure as much of them stays reflective as possible with these pants. A major advantage of hi vis cargo pants is that many of them inc

Why Paper Bags Aren’t As Eco-Friendly As You May Think

Written by Swap Shop on August 25th, 2017. Posted in Reusable bags, Tote bag wholesale, Wholesale drawstring bags

Benefits of using reusable grocery bags

How have you worked recycling into your day-to-day life? This can seem like a tricky thing to get the hang of, especially when you have so many other good and bad habits muscling for your attention at any given point in time. Do you try to recycle the newspaper? How about getting rid of old clothes in your closet? If you want an eco-friendly habit that will stick with you no matter where you go, you’ll want to consider wine totes. These can be brought to the store, onto the bus and even to your children’s soccer practice.

What’s the damage being done to our environment? Let’s start with wildlife. It’s estimated one million birds and 100,000 turtles die every single year just from eating plastic. These animals often eat creatures like jellyfish and plankton, both of

4 Celebrities With Monumental Achievements Worth Recognizing

Written by Swap Shop on August 19th, 2017. Posted in Black gossip site, Current celebrity news, Latest hollywood

Gossip site

Do you like to stay up-to-date on the latest Hollywood news and gossip? With so many celebrities and so much happening every minute of every day, it can be easy to fall behind on what?s happening with celebrities. The second you think you?re all caught up with celeb gossip and celeb news, something new happens and you?ve fallen behind again. With all of the current celebrity news, sometimes you miss some of the smaller but more interesting tidbits going on in Hollywood, too.

Interested in learning more about some of the most unique facts about Hollywood celebrities? Keep reading to learn 4 interesting facts about famous celebrities and their lives.