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HELPSY Clothing Drive

September 11 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Rotary Club of Newton service project with HELPSY, in partnership with the City of Newton and Green Newton, to host monthly clothing/textile drives starting in June for four months.These clothing drive events will help the environment by reducing the amount of clothes and textile wastes going to landfills and incinerators. HELPSY is the largest clothing collection recycling company on the East Coast. In 2020, they helped to divert over 30 million tons of waste.  The first HELPSY clothing drive coordinated by the Rotary Club of Newton will be held on Saturday morning, June 5th, from 8 am to 12 noon, in the back parking lot of The Shops at Chestnut Hill near the Hammond Pond Parkway entrance. The other Saturday morning clothing drives will be held from 8 am – 12 noon on July 10, August 7, and September 11.