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Earth Day

May
2

Fashionista Friday: Waverly’s vintage ensemble

I met Waverly for the first time this past weekend at the #FwdYourFashion event in Brookland. I didn’t even get a chance to shop the DC Goodwill trunk show since I was working in my shop, but when Waverly came in to visit I could tell instantly that she was probably a Goodwill Expert Level […]

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April
25

#FwdYourFashion this weekend in Brookland

Did you know that during April, little elves have been working to pack up a gigantic, huge, simply marvelous donation to Goodwill? Bozzuto properties all over the east coast have been working with Zipcar, Repax, and Zippy Shell to collect gently used clothing from apartment buildings large and small. For Bozzuto, it’s been Earth Day […]

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April
21

An Earth Day Challenge

Earth Day brings along with it cheerful messages to reduce, reuse, and recycle. I think we’ve gotten pretty good at reusing (your DIYs totally prove that) and recycling. But what about reducing? As a kid of the 90s, the “more is more!” message was strong. The economy was pretty good and everything from toys to […]

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April
22

On Earth Day, do your part at Goodwill!

  Earth Day is here, and since I just took a journey to Goodwill for some needed household goods (more on that soon!), I’m basking in the glow of the 3 Rs: Reducing, reusing, and recycling! The above video is from early 2012, but the information is still true: just about everything you donate to […]

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April
15

DCGF Q & A: Shop the Goodwill Outlet like a pro

You might think that dropping your clothing and housewares off at Goodwill is the last step in recycling. But would you believe your stuff’s journey just begins when it comes out of the trunk of your car? In some parts of the country, Goodwill Outlet locations bring out Goodwill’s wild side. Items that don’t sell […]

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April
8

Your Goodwill donations really make a difference!

Because you’re a savvy Goodwill shopper, you know that cleaning out your closets and donating your clothing and housewares to Goodwill provides savings to other shoppers. But your donations also contribute to our training and assistance programs for locals that are unemployed or underemployed. While you’re patting yourself on the back for keeping items out […]

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April
1

DCGF Q & A: Push through the “noise” in your closet

With Earth Day just around the corner, I’m thinking a lot about repurposing and recycling—naturally, in my closet. I got in touch with Kaarin Vembar, stylist-in-chief at Closet Caucus, to find out how she helps her clients clean up their closets without tossing more trash in our landfills. She’s got tons of tips you can […]

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