Clothing Book Drive Sign 2Clothing Drive Postponed to 2022!

Each fall and spring, CT-ALIVE’s Never Going Back to Abuse Project benefits from the proceeds of a Clothing Book Drive.  The 2021 Fall drive is on-hold due to COVID pandemic concerns and will be  scheduled next Spring of 2022.  Hopefully, soon CT-ALIVE  will be accepting gently used clothing (men’s, women’s, children’s) as well as shoes, boots, coats, and jewelry.  PLEASE no BOOKS, household goods, furniture or appliances.



Sign up for AmazonSmile Donations to CT-ALIVE

Your purchases on can help CT-ALIVE!  Go to AmazonSmile ( and on your first visit there, you’ll be asked to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Select “CT-ALIVE” and will remember your selection. So next time you are ready to make a purchase, go to to place your order and it will result in a donation.

Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their product detail pages.

The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price ($.50 per $100 spent) from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes, or service charges.

Donations are made by the AmazonSmile Foundation and are not tax deductible by you.

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