Altkleidercontainer, Bad Homburg, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 4spring
N 50° 14.026 E 008° 36.444
32U E 472000 N 5564696
Quick Description: Neben den Gebäuden des Roten Kreuzes stehen auch deren Sammelbehälter für Altkleider *** Next to the building of the Red Cross are their Clothing Recycling Containers
Location: Hessen, Germany
Date Posted: 12/2/2016 3:22:37 AM
Waymark Code: WMTK1Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
Views: 6

Long Description:
In den Gebäuden der Schwalbacher Straße 7 war bis 2008 die Feuerwehr für Bad Homburg Stadtmitte untergebracht. Dann erfolgte der Umzug in die neue Feuerwache an der Dietigheimer Straße 12.

Nun ist hier (derzeit) das Deutsche Rotes Kreuz (DRK), Ortsverband Bad Homburg untergebracht. (visit link)

Und das DRK sammelt hier (nur) Altkleider. (visit link) (visit link)


The headquarter of the firefighters in the city of Bad Homburg was here in the Schwalbacher Street Number 7. They moved in 2008 to Dietigheimer Street 12.

Today (in 2016) the ("Charity" organization) Red Cross, chapter city of Bad Homburg, uses the buildings. And they set up several containers for the collection of old clothing. They are either given to poor people (in case the cloths are still good to be worn again), sent to disaster areas or sold and the money is used for financing their aid.
Continuously at this location for six months or more.: yes

Structure does NOT have wheels.: yes

Charity name: DRK - Deutsches Rotes Kreuz *** Red Cross

How does this organization help others?:
The donated clothes are stored after sorting if they are still good for being used (others are sold). They are given to local poor people or sent to disaster area.

Items accepted:
clothes, shoes

Address or location description:
Schwalbacher Straße 7 Bad Homburg

Website of charity: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
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