CRANSTON – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island has opened a new donation center to help keep the community’s clothing and textiles out of the landfill, and support hundreds of children across the state.

Residents are encouraged to drop off bagged clothing and textiles at the new location, 629 Killingly St., Unit 3. The new donation center is open Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and is staffed with an attendant.

In addition to the new donation center, residents can also schedule a free curbside pick-up at their home, or drop their bagged cloth in bins.

Visit to schedule a pick-up online or find the nearest bin.

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