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Why ‘Pack For A Purpose’ needs your spare suitcase space

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Next time you have some space left in your luggage you can use it to help community projects around the world.

One of our readers sent us a link to the non-profit organisation Pack for a Purpose which lists projects and specifically requested items in various locations all over the world.

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You are encouraged to pack a few items in your hold luggage – often school supplies such as crayons, maps, calculators etc – when travelling to these destinations to hand over on arrival. It’s definitely something worth considering next time your suitcase is only half full.

A list of all destinations supported by Pack for a Purpose is here.