As you are decluttering, remind yourself that less "stuff" equals more space. Make decisions based on what you actually really use and be honest with yourself. Reducing"stuff" is the key to organizing! Once you have your official DONATE pile, look at it to determine what items may be recycle as well. Consider these few sites to help you feel good about where your things can go to good use...Remember one man's trash is another man's treasure!
Soles4souls.org-Provides shoes for people in need worldwide
Projectsmile.org-Provides stuffed animals for emergency responders to give children in the after math of fires, disasters, or natural disasters
Disposemymeds.org-Helps you find a local pharmacy that will take your unused meds so harmful waste is kept out of the environment
Earth911.org- Helps you find a recycling center that accepts batteries, electronics, and more
At the end of the day there is always Good Will!!