I find that if I know I am donating to specific places with specific needs
I am more likely to let go of nicer things I really don't need.
Here are three of my favorites to get you started :)
It also helps me to think of respecting the object
and allowing it to go out in the world and be useful to someone new who will enjoy and appreciate it instead of ignoring and hiding it in some dark corner of my own home.
The one thing that is in our power
and always free to give