Good360 Australia estimates usable retail products worth $1.92 billion go unsold each year, but that figure is expected to skyrocket due to the lockdown. Without charities like Good360 Australia acting as a donations match-maker for unsold product to thousands of charities around Australia, many of these items would simply end up in landfill.
Last year Who Gives a Crap donated $5.9 million to clean water and sanitation projects in developing countries. Sales more than doubled in the 12 months to June, thanks to panic buying of toilet paper during the height of the coronavirus pandemic, while the organisation’s marketing costs fell.""What we’re trying to show is that this business model can generate financial returns at scale, whilst also creating social impact at scale,” Mr Griffiths said."...https://www.afr.com/work-and-careers/leaders/who-gives-a-crap-donates-more-than-qantas-cca-20210208-p570jv