How Coinstar turns coins into cash for the Red Cross

A Coinstar Kiosk with American Red Cross on the screen, as seen at a Fred Meyer in Bremerton, WA By Gordon Williams  Chances are, you likely have more than a few coins--nickels and dimes or quarters and pennies--jingling in pockets and purses, gathering dust on a dresser or nestled with crumbs and lint under your … Continue reading How Coinstar turns coins into cash for the Red Cross

Making every penny count: Coinstar donations fund fleet of vehicles

By Kristin Alexander, Red Cross Volunteer Those lucky pennies in your wallet are lifesavers. Since 1998, Coinstar has allowed customers to give their spare change to the Red Cross. Just head to a kiosk at your local grocery store, drop in your nickels and dimes and receive a receipt for your tax-deductible donation. All that … Continue reading Making every penny count: Coinstar donations fund fleet of vehicles