Homeboy Recycling for Apparel


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We collect, sort, grade, store and route apparel and textiles for final disposition–specific to your brand’s needs

Who we are

Homeboy Recycling for Apparel introduces a powerful social benefit dynamic to your program -providing literal second chances to people and apparel. Homeboy delivers meaningful social, environmental and business impact by offering customizable, quality execution for some of the toughest activities – sorting, grading, storing and routing.

How It Works

Homeboy Recycling for Apparel combines its strengths in people-upskilling, job creation and enabling environmental benefit to help partners optimize their programs and profitably achieve their envisioned environmental impact.

Homeboy serves as the backbone - sorts, grades, stores and routes apparel and textiles – specific to partners’ program needs - so that partners receive more of the supply type needed to efficiently realize the economic potential and environmental impact of their preferred Reuse (e.g., Resale, Recovery, Upcycle, Donate) and Recycle (e.g., Chemical, Mechanical) programs.


Why Homeboy

  • People Impact
    You are directly improving the trajectory of the lives of highly marginalized people by helping them get back on their feet and responsibly contribute to their communities.
  • Efficiency and Profitability
    Delivering more of the specific supply type your program and its downstream partners can use.
  • Commercial upside
    Advantaged flexibility for supply intake and processing as a 501(c)(3) and certified B-Corporation.
  • Heavy lifting behind-the-scenes
    Transparent, responsive and customized approach to help your specific program needs.
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