SC group seeks 20,000 bra donations

Monday, Aug 19, 2013 11:55 AM
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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — A South Carolina nonprofit group is trying to collect 20,000 gently used bras to donate to impoverished women.

The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports the group Not One More has launched an effort called Help the Girls. Not One More helps domestic violence victims in Georgetown and Horry counties and has set up drop off sites in both counties.

Women donating bras are asked to donate a dollar so the bras can be shipped to such places as Fiji, Kenya, the Philippines and Sri Lanka.

Not One More’s president Linda Snelling says in some third world countries bras are so expensive they are sold on the black market. She says those countries also have higher infant mortality and a lack of bras worsens unsanitary conditions for nursing children.

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urright
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urright 08/19/13 - 01:01 pm
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Address?

How about adding an address where we can send our gently used boulder holders?

BamaMan
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BamaMan 08/19/13 - 01:04 pm
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How about...

keeping the bras here. There's enough flopping going on right here.

SRD
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SRD 08/19/13 - 04:40 pm
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Support

A little "Support" never hurt anyone :(

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 08/19/13 - 06:27 pm
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What's The Definition Of

"gently used bras"?

Does that mean gently Manhandled?

itsanotherday1
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itsanotherday1 08/19/13 - 09:57 pm
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BamaMan

I say there is not enough anymore. The 70's were great! ;)

GiantsAllDay
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GiantsAllDay 08/19/13 - 10:15 pm
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This is a good cause. The

This is a good cause. The only time I want to see a loose rack in public is when I'm shooting pool.

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Little Lamb 08/19/13 - 10:58 pm
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Top of the list

Here it is the end of the evening and this story has worked its way up to the top of the Most Discussed list. Let's raise a glass.

itsanotherday1
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itsanotherday1 08/20/13 - 07:15 am
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LL

Hey! It is nice to have a little levity considering all of the tooth gnashing going on. :)

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