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Goodwill Hunting: It’s The People

I went to Goodwill, hunting for something unusual to write about on my blog. I know that sounds a little crazy but to a writer Goodwill is a treasure chest just waiting to be opened. There are so many stories around every corner and today I hit a jackpot. I was looking for a treasure…

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That’s not a planter, or is it? Goodwill Hunting

When we brought up the idea of doing “Goodwill Hunting” for Goodwill Industries I had no idea Emma (from KNRQ and KZEL) would be such a great fit as a host. Emma’s life is recycling. Don’t tell her I told you this but she is a very creative young woman and when it comes to…

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#1 Reason Not to Have A Garage Sale.

Garage Sales are a big waste of time. You have to set it up, take it down, sit around while people try to get you to go lower on your prices and in the end you won’t make that much anyway. If you take your garage sale items to Goodwill we recycle those things you…

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#2 Reasons Not To Have A Garage Sale

Summer is too short to waste it sitting around the house hoping to make a few hundred dollars off a garage sale. We did a little figuring to show you how much you really don’t make at a garage sale. Do yourself a favor, take down the signs, load up your garage sale items and…

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#3 Not To Have A Garage Sale

Cleaning the garage or attic sounds like a great idea. Selling everything at your own garage sale doesn’t sound that difficult. Before you make the biggest mistake of your Summer, watch this video. Don’t have a garage sale, just take it to Goodwill where your donations put people to work.

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Goodwill Hunting: Computers, Lap Tops, Parts, Recycle.

I have an old MAC Computer sitting upstairs that I need to recycle but I’m a little hesitant because of the personal information that’s on my computer. The other day we were shooting a Recycle Tip for Goodwill, at the Computer Store and “Chris” the guy in charge told me they remove all of your…

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Goodwill Hunting: Spring Break-Spring Cleaning

It’s Spring Break. You didn’t get of town, or at least you’re home for part of the week. The closets need cleaning out and the garage is a mess. You don’t need all that stuff but someone might. Goodwill uses your donations to help put people to work. Last Fall Emma Christine, from KNRQ, cleaned…

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