11 Mar Good360 Provides Socially Responsible Option for Excess Goods Left After Cancelled Events, Festivals and Conferences
Alexandria, VA, March 9, 2020–Good360, the global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, is helping organizers and participating companies of canceled trade shows, conferences and festivals donate their now unusable product and display samples. With the coronavirus forcing the cancellation of hundreds of events around the world comes a massive influx of event materials and product display samples that are at risk of ending up in landfills. In an effort to mitigate that problem and get these items to people facing challenging life circumstances, Good360 accepts highly needed product donations from these canceled events and distributes them through their global network of vetted nonprofits.
Items accepted by Good360:
- Clothing (t-shirts, jackets, hats)
- Office supplies (pens, notebooks, USB drives)
- Kitchen items (drinkware, travel mugs, potholders)
- Water bottles
- Tote bags/drawstring bags
- Health/personal care items (hand sanitizer, lip balm)
- Product display samples such as furniture, kitchen items, bedding, linens and similar
Items NOT accepted by Good360:
- Tchotchkes (paperweights, stress balls, keychains)
- Bottle openers
- Mobile phone accessories
- Name tags
- Display booth components
- Any non-essential items
To find out more about how companies and organizations can donate to Good360, visit https://good360.org/donate.
Good360’s mission is to transform lives by providing hope, dignity, and a sense of renewed possibility to individuals, families, and communities impacted by disasters or other challenging life circumstances who, without us, would struggle to find that hope. As the global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, we partner with socially responsible companies to source highly needed goods and distribute them through our network of diverse nonprofits that support people in need. Good360 has distributed more than $9 billion in donated goods around the world, helping its network of more than 80,000 prequalified nonprofits strengthen communities and improve the lives of millions. Good360 is proud to partner with corporate donors such as Walmart, UPS, CVS Health Foundation, Amazon, Advance Auto Parts, RH, American Eagle Outfitters, Tempur Sealy International, Mattel, Gap, Inc., Levi Strauss & Company, and JPMorganChase. Good360 is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Learn more at https://www.good360.org.