I LOVE camping! Seriously, it is one of my absolute favorite activities in the world. This weekend I have a camping trip planned for Everglades National Park and it is basically all I have been able to think about for the past few days. When ... Read More ⇨
For today’s post I thought it might be fun to introduce you to someone else who works behind the scenes here at Goodwill. If you ever listen to our weekly radio show “Tell Me Something Good” you’ve probably heard me refer to ... Read More ⇨
So it seems like a safe bet to assume that if you’re reading this post, you know Goodwill Manasota has a website. But did you know that we are all over social media too? Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest… we’re on ... Read More ⇨
I’m willing to bet you’ve seen the “Think Before You Donate” infographic somewhere on social media at least two or three times over the past few years. It popped up in my newsfeed on Facebook yet again this week so I decided ... Read More ⇨
Remember that time a Russian, a Belly Dancer, and a Yogi walked into Goodwill? Well this weekend I met them all! I wrote a little about Goodwill’s FREE Good Neighbor classes previously, but what I didn’t mention was that I am the one who ... Read More ⇨
Brrrr! Remember when it was cold earlier this week for about ten minutes? I do because I was in a state of panic Monday morning trying to get ready for work. I am a Florida girl to the core – born and raised right here in Sarasota – and ... Read More ⇨
And they all taught classes!
If you’re looking to learn a new skill or get in shape in 2017, Goodwill has got you covered! Through the Good Neighbor Program, Goodwill offers a wide variety of classes for FREE in its big box store community ... Read More ⇨
Picking up right where we left off in the last post, another handy tip to help downsize in the home is the old hanger trick. You’ve probably heard this one before because it’s a classic. Turn all of your clothing hangers backwards and ... Read More ⇨
Ah the New Year, time for evaluating where you’re at in life and figuring out what you want the future to bring. I, like most people, have a lengthy list of goals and hopes for 2017. The majority of my goals are fairly standard like ... Read More ⇨
"You had me at Lunch and Learn. : )
I had no idea what was going on behind one of my favorite shopping places, but boy did I find out. Not just the employment opportunities to those who may not otherwise find work but also for our veterans and homeless. So impressed I became an Ambassador sharing and encouraging others see for themselves. It has also introduced me to the many others doing Goodwill." -Christine Olson
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