Volcom Drives Jean Donation Program for the Homeless, Donate Yours Today!
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Last year, Volcom, in collaboration with the National Coalition for the Homeless, donated over 5,000 pairs of jeans to fifty homeless shelters nation-wide in a jean recycling program called, "Give Jeans a Chance." This year, the athletic apparel brand is back with 200 more participating Volcom stores in North America and hopes of collecting 10,000+ pairs of jeans. The campaign kicked off today and runs through the end of September. Click through for details. Volcom retailers will host a denim recycling bin in the store for participants to bring worn or used jeans in wearable condition. If you do, you'll receive a special hat, sticker, or button, compliments of the Give Jeans a Chance campaign, and you'll also be entered to win a year's supply of Volcom Brand Jeans -- though, we're not sure how many jeans you need in one year. While in store you can further support the campaign by picking up a specially-designed t-shirt; part of the proceeds will benefit the National Coalition for the Homeless.
Visit Give Jeans a Chance to locate a store near you.
Are you headed to get your jeans ready to donate or instead bypass Volcom and simply hand a homeless person your jeans? Tell us in the comment section, below!
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