Position containers for old clothes

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Position containers for old clothes

Sibiu, RomaniaSibiu, Romania
Organization type: 
nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector
Project Stage:
$250,000 - $500,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

Position containers for old clothes is a benefical project for a country like Romania. Old clothes, after a period of time will find their way to garbage. There are many people that don't have money to buy clothes. Whit this project we can educate people to apreciate clothes and not throw the away.

WHAT IF - Inspiration: Write one sentence that describes a way that your project dares to ask, "WHAT IF?"

What if people with big income will start helping people with NO income?
About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

My solution will help poor people that need clothes and increseas the life cycle of clothes.

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

Mount containers for old clothes in populated areas in Sibiu. These clothes will be given to organizations that will give them to people that will need.
Impact: How does it Work

Example: Walk us through a specific example(s) of how this solution makes a difference; include its primary activities.

People will put clothes in this containers and then this containers will be emptyed. Clothes that will be there will be given to organizations

Impact: What is the impact of the work to date? Also describe the projected future impact for the coming years.

This containers will be there for a long period of time.

Financial Sustainability Plan: What is this solution’s plan to ensure financial sustainability?

This project requires some budget for building these containers, transportaition and maintainance.

Marketplace: Who else is addressing the problem outlined here? How does the proposed project differ from these approaches?

i don't know any project like this in this area.

Founding Story

When i was cleaning my house and sorted my clothes, i didn't want to thorw them away. I looked for those containers and there warent anyware. Then i contacted a organization that helps poor people and gave them the old clothes. I think many poeple throw clothes away because there aren't containers neer them to put them.