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It’s Earth Month! That means recycling, exchanging those light bulbs, and participating in park cleanups. That also means finding ways that you can live a greener lifestyle and support local organizations that will make change beyond Earth Month. We’ve compiled a list of 6 basic tips for making our community greener while shouting out some of our favorite groups doing great work for our environment.
Whether you’re a donor or a shopper, you may be curious about what the lifecycle of a donated item looks like. In this video, we follow a donation from the time it leaves a donor’s hand until it’s either sold or processed for recycling. That’s right — donating is recycling whether or not your donation is sold! We achieved 90% of our Zero Waste Goal by diverting 80 million pounds from landfills last year. Let’s keep going green this Earth Month and beyond! Find your nearest Goodwill location or schedule a donation pickup here.
The holidays are a time for giving back. That’s why we want to remind you that there are many ways to give back to your community when you DONATE to Goodwill. Take a look at our Twelve Days of Giving and learn twelve different ways to donate to Goodwill and change a life this holiday season.