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Can you donate used eyeglasses?
Last Updated: 5th May, 2020
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Moreover, is it worth it to donate eyeglasses?
Donations for Eyeglasses in Poor Nations Are Better Than Recycling Used Pairs. Giving used eyeglasses to poor countries may please the donors, but it is not worth the high delivery costs, a new study has concluded, and a $10 donation would do more good.
Beside above, what can I do with old prescription glasses? Pop out the glass lenses and put them in a glass recycling bin. If the frames are metal or plastic, you can recycle those also, if your city offers those recycling services. Donate them. Many charities, such as the Lion's Club, collect glasses to give to people in need who can't afford them.
Moreover, does Goodwill accept used eyeglasses?
Old eyeglasses Goodwill pairs up with another nonprofit, which connects low-income people with the [used] glasses they need.
Where can I donate eyeglasses for Lions Club?
Donate Your Old Glasses These boxes may be found at libraries, optometrist offices, schools, community centers and other public locations, including your local Lions Club office.