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USA gift networks

National

Uncle Henry’s

https://www.unclehenrys.com/search/Free?display=list
Includes gift economy
A virtual space

Originally a booklet where to offers to sell second-hand things in the state of Maine, it has been expanded to be a web page with geolocalization for any zip code in the US. It has a section to offer free objects.

Maine

Boothbay Harbor

Free Clothing Closet
https://www.boothbayresources.org/free-clothing-closet
100% gift economy!
Real space

It is a little hut behind the church where anyone can go to pick up clothes or shoes. It has a box for the contributions of clothes or shoes. Once a week a church volunteers organize the clothes and the little hut.

Set For Success
https://www.boothbayresources.org/set-for-success
100% gift economy
Event

At the beginning of the school year, children are invited to come and look for school supplies and have their hair cut if they want. Organized by volunteers in which various entities of the town collaborate.

Woodchucks
https://www.boothbayresources.org/set-for-success
100% gift economy
Organization

They work like a firewood bank. If you need firewood to heat the house you can call them to bring it to you. If you have a tree cut in your yard to get rid of or wooden furniture to get rid of, call them and they will take it away to deposit in the firewood bank.

New York

The Free Store
Their Facebook page
Recurring event—- Powered by ezWeb.ie

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