Don’t laugh, dentures can be donated!

PLEASE NOTE:

NewEyes for the Needy no longer accepts donations of dentures.

Today is International Moment of Laughter Day, so get out those teeth!

Ever wonder what you can do with old dentures? Those old teeth don’t need to sink into the landfill!

Mail your denture contributions to the New Eyes for the Needy warehouse in NJ in padded envelopes or boxes, and the cost of shipping is tax-deductible. They also accept:

  • plastic eyeglasses
  • sunglasses in good condition
  • metal eyeglasses in any condition
  • hearing aids
  • pairs of prescription lenses
  • watches
  • silver and gold jewelry
  • costume jewelry
  • silverware
  • giftware

http://www.neweyesfortheneedy.org/

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4 Responses to Don’t laugh, dentures can be donated!

  1. Julie Bestry says:

    I’m trying not to laugh (or to laugh, depending on what we’re really supposed to do), but I’m tickled that the dentures get sent to New Eyes for the Needy, as I keep thinking that maybe they just want the “eye teeth”. OK, I’ll chortle to myself from now on. :-)

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  3. Unfortunately, New Eyes for the Needy is no longer able to accept
    donations of dentures.

  4. slywlf says:

    I hadn’t noticed the note above, but before spending the $$ or risking scaring the heck out of some hapless clerk I decided to email them and ask. They sent me the following polite response;
    That web information is incorrect. We do not accept dentures as donations.
    New Eyes

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