Self-storage operators are always seeking ways to be more involved in their communities and garner positive publicity. One great strategy is to provide space to a local nonprofit organization.
While donating storage to a charity sounds like a straightforward endeavor, it can actually be complex. In a recent thread on Self-Storage Talk, the industry’s largest online community, members are discussing the merits of this effort and how to ensure the program is legit. They’re debating logistics such as free vs. discounted units, length of stay, and more. Does your facility support any nonprofits? Share your experience.