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New Year, New Me: Closet Cleaning Challenge Part 2 – Tips for Letting Items Go

Readers, I started my closet clean-out and it’s crazier than I had imagined! Last week, I began my first step in the clean-out process by going through my wardrobe and purging some items. After an evening of effort, it seems that I have a long way to go. Yikes! There’s one thing to know about […]

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My 3 Goodwill Shopping New Year’s Resolutions

Each new year, I try to give myself a collection of lifestyle and fashion-related resolutions for the new year. The goal is to always try something new and have some sort of mini feat during each year of my life. I like to spice things up and have a new memory or goal to look […]

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Guest Blogger: What’s in Your Closet? What to Keep, What to Get Rid Of

Cleaning out the basement, garage or closet; these projects are likely on your permanent to-do list. But with a little know-how you can get one of the three under control and working for you…and your closet. In addition to the how-to, I’m giving you what you might need even more- a kick in your (hopefully) […]


Out with the old—say hello to 2014 with Goodwill!

The end of the year is here, and means one thing for sure: long lines at Goodwill as frugal enthusiasts prepare to drop off their year-end donations! If you’re making room in your closet for new sweaters and jackets you received as gifts, then get ready to donate your pre-loved duds to Goodwill. Here are […]

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Please support DC Goodwill on #GivingTuesday!

#GivingTuesday is a day for charities, families, businesses, communities, and people like you to all come together to celebrate generosity and encourage impactful giving during the holiday season. Goodwill of Greater Washington is a part of today’s dedication to giving! Goodwill’s goal is to raise $2,500 on in one day—enough to provide 100 hours of free […]

Giving Tuesday 2013

Giving thanks with Goodwill

On Thanksgiving eve, I’m pretty much dreaming of turkey, stuffing, and sides. But I’m also thinking about the people that Goodwill helps—those who are just getting back on their feet. This might be their first Thanksgiving meal in a while. What better way to give thanks than by donating to Goodwill? This year, get a […]

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Goodwill travels in style with Zipcar

Style-setters, how do you get around when you don’t have your own wheels? For the month of February, we’re teaming up with Zipcar to provide perks for you as you help Goodwill of Greater Washington. Here’s what you need to know to reap the benefits: If you’re already a Zipcar member, don’t wait to bring […]