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Tokens for Bags® Spring 2021

Every six months, we support new local charities through our Tokens for Bags® program. Instead of giving out bags, we give customers the opportunity to donate five cents (the cost of the bag) to a charity of their choice. Our Tokens for Bags® program has raised over $803,000 for thousands of local charities since 1994, saving over 16.06 million bags from polluting the environment!

Find your local Buffalo Exchange below and check out the charities you can give back to.

Disability Rights New Mexico
Americans for Indian Opportunity
New Mexico Wild

Black Alliance for Just Immigration
Frankie and Andy’s Place
Ranger Service Dogs Training

Casa Marianella
Shoal Creek Conservancy
Healing With Horses Ranch
Austin Justice Coalition

Lydia Place
Whatcom Humane Society
Lavender Rights Project
Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics

Boston – Brookline
Greater Boston Food Bank
The Loveland Foundation
Boston Alliance of LGBTQ Youth
Last Hope K9 Rescue

Boston – Somerville
Charles River Conservancy
The Greater Boston Food Bank
Northeast Animal Shelter
Trans Resistance MA

Brooklyn – Boerum Hill
Invisible Hands
Center for Black Equity

Brooklyn – Williamsburg
BARC Shelter
Woodhull Freedom Foundation
Third Wave Fund

Chicago – Andersonville
Black & Pink
Felines & Canines
Erie Neighborhood House
The WasteShed

Chicago – Wicker Park
Urban Growers Collective
Greater Chicago Food Depository
My Block, My Hood, My City

Dallas Companion Animal Project
The Loveland Foundation
NIWRC (National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center, Inc.)
Texas Land Conservancy

Northwest Dog Project
Eugene Education Foundation
CALC (Community Alliance of Lane County)
Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics

Montrose Grace Place
Restoring Justice
Mission K9 Rescue

Kansas City
KC Pet Project
Giving the Basics
The Loveland Foundation

Las Vegas
Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth
Hearts Alive Village
Southern Nevada Conservancy
Lavender Rights Project

Los Angeles – Melrose
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute
The Gentle Barn

Los Angeles – Santa Monica
Westside Food Bank
A Walk on Water
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute
LA Animal Services

Los Angeles – Sherman Oaks
BEAM (Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective)
Valley Relics Museum
Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary

Manhattan – Chelsea
Citymeals on Wheels
Animal Care Centers of NYC
City Growers

Manhattan – East Village
Black Alliance for Just Immigration
BARC Shelter
Citymeals on Wheels

Manhattan – NoHo
Citymeals on Wheels
Animal Haven
The Bowery Mission
The Loveland Foundation

Women for Political Change
American Indian Family Center

Gideon’s Army
The Equity Alliance
Brown Dog Foundation
Urban Green Lab

New Orleans
Feed the Second Line
Southern Solidarity
Crescent City Cat Club
House of Tulip

The Philadelphia AIDs Consortium
The Okra Project
The Attic Youth Center
Project HOME

Arizona Housing Coalition
Foundation for Homeless Cats
Restoring Justice
The Nature Conservancy

Onala Recovery Center
NIWRC (National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center, Inc.)
GASP (Group Against Smog and Pollution)
Advancing Black Arts

Portland – Downtown
Oregon Dog Rescue
Neighborhood House
Urban Farm Collective
WomenSpirit Coalition

Portland – Hawthorne
Oregon Environmental Council
Black United Fund of Oregon
Animal Aid PDX
The Cupcake Girls

Orange County – Costa Mesa
4Life Animal Rescue
Black & Pink
Amigos de Bolsa Chica
Crystal Cove Conservancy

Orange County – Fullerton
OC Habitats
Family Support Network
K[HER]UT (Keep Her Uplifted and Transforming)
Black & Pink

Queens – Astoria
Astoria Food Pantry
Bailey’s Cafe
Astoria Mutual Aid Network

Girls for a Change
OAR of Richmond
The Nature Conservancy of VA
Equality Virginia

San Diego – Hillcrest
Horses of Tir Na Nog
Feeding San Diego
Clear Blue Sea
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute

San Diego – Pacific Beach
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute
FACE Foundation
Alpha Project
Outdoor Outreach

San Francisco – Haight St.
Project Homeless Connect
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute
Black Women for Wellness

San Francisco – Mission District
Urban Habitat
Rocket Dog Rescue
La Casa de las Madres
Larkin Street Youth Services

Seattle – Ballard
West Sound Wildlife Shelter
Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics
Lavender Rights Project

Arizona Animal Welfare League
Arizona Wildlife Federation
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute

Tucson Wildlife Center
NIWRC (National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center)
Candlelighters – Childhood Cancer Foundation of Southern Arizona

Black Women for Wellness
School on Wheels
Diversity Collective
Surfrider Foundation