Donate your gently used clothes
Earn up to $50 CAD in Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
DONATE CLOTHES TO HAMILTON CHARITIES
COMPLETE THESE STEPS IN ORDER
1. Choose a charity from the list below.
2. Look through your closet for clothes that fit charity's needs/guidelines.
3. Write down the total number of items you are donating (you'll need this later).
4. Take one photo of the clothes before bagging them (first photo).
5. Place clothes into LARGE CLEAR plastic bags (recommended brand and size) and attach the COINS 4 CLOTHES logo (download here) on each bag with today's date. Bags should be no smaller than 70L. Using bags smaller than 70 L may impact amount of BCH received.
6.Take a photo of your clothes all bagged up (second photo).
7. Donate the clothes to the charity, ensuring you take photographs of yourself dropping the bags off at the charity site (third photo).
8. If you don't have a BCH wallet already, download and install the Bitcoin.com wallet by following our guide here.
9. Complete the submission form below.
10. Get paid in Bitcoin Cash (BCH)*
Note: You need 3 photo proofs when submitting your form:
photo before bagging clothes
photo after bagging them and taping Coins 4 Clothes logo/date
photo of you donating clothes at the charity site.
*We will reward you with $10 CAD in Bitcoin Cash (BCH) for every large clear plastic bag full of clothes, up to a maximum of $50 CAD (5 bags) per donation visit. You will also earn $5 CAD in BCH if you tweet about your donation experience (with photos or videos). Ensure you tag @Coins4Clothes and use the hashtags: #Coins4Clothes #BCH #BitcoinCash
If you are new to Bitcoin Cash (BCH) or digital currencies in general, be sure to read our Bitcoin Basics Guide which will walk you through setting up your first Bitcoin Cash wallet.
APPROVED HAMILTON CHARITIES
GOOD SHEPHERD HAMILTON
Good Shepherd Hamilton provides services to Hamilton's homeless men, women and youth. They provide emergency shelter for up to 60 men per night , food and clothing programs, affordable housing for the most vulnerable, including an assisted living program for seniors and a community mental health clinic. Your clothing donation can assist someone living on the street by providing them with clean, warm and respectable clothing.
New and gently used men's and women's clothing including outerwear, bags, sleeping bags, shoes and accessories. Comfortable, weatherproof clothes are ideal. You may also donate NEW socks and NEW underwear.
Drop off Hours:
Monday - Friday : 8 AM to 4 PM at The Venture Centre, 155 Cannon Street East.
After hours / weekends: The Good Shepherd Centre, 135 Mary Street, Hamilton.
#1 The Venture Centre, 155 Cannon Street East.
#2 The Good Shepherd Centre, 135 Mary Street, Hamilton.
To donate to this charity, simply follow our brief guide at the top of this page.
Once you've finished step 8, click the button below to submit your request.
EVA ROTHWELL RESOURCE CENTRE
The Eva Rothwell Centre officially opened in December 2006 at the former Robert Land School, an elementary school that has been the heart and hub of the neighbourhood for 90 years. Today, the centre works with families living in poverty to empower them to become self-sufficient and fulfill their full potential.
The various programs at Eva Rothwell help families including men, women and youth build the tools and skills necessary to gain meaningful employment, gain education certification, learn healthy coping strategies and so much more. Eva Rothwell also operates a free clothing program to families in need, helping over 450 visitors per month meet their basic clothing needs.
New and gently used men's, women's and children's clothing including outerwear, bags, shoes and accessories. You may also donate NEW socks and NEW underwear. Seasonal items are always in demand. Toys/Linens are NOT accepted.
Drop off Hours:
Tuesdays 10 am - 12 pm and 3 pm to 5 pm
Thursdays: 10 am - 12 pm and 3 pm to 5 pm
Be sure to take a photo of yourself dropping off your clothing donations in order to qualify for a Bitcoin Cash reward!
460 Wentworth St. North Hamilton, ON L8L 5W8