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12 Days of Thriftmas
How to Thrift Stocking Stuffers
How to Thrift Stocking Stuffers

Now that the stress of gift shopping is complete, it’s time to pick out some fun and lighthearted stocking stuffers! In our final “12 Days of Thriftmas” post, we’ll share some fun stocking stuffer ideas that you can grab for less than $10.00 at your local Goodwill.   First, consider grabbing a few DVDs for…

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Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas
Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Still searching for last-minute gifts to stash under the Christmas tree? Don’t stress! Palmetto Goodwill has you covered with our last-minute holiday gift guide. Like our previous “12 Days of Thriftmas” blog entries, each of the following gifts was found at one of our local Goodwill retail stores!   Perhaps someone on your holiday shopping…

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Making the Holidays Special for Local Seniors
Making the Holidays Special for Local Seniors

For 12 years, Palmetto Goodwill has helped to meet the needs of disadvantaged local seniors through our Golden Angel Program. The tradition continued December 19 when Palmetto Goodwill visited the Charleston Area Senior Center to celebrate our annual holiday luncheon. More than 40 seniors joined in celebrating the joyous occasion as delicious food was served…

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6 Secret Santa Tips for Holiday Gift Exchanges
6 Secret Santa Tips for Holiday Gift Exchanges

It’s that time of year again! Thanksgiving festivities have concluded, and everyone has officially begun shifting their attention to Christmas. That means trees are being decorated, lights are being strung and the shopping season is in full swing. However, that also means thousands of Secret Santa gift exchanges will be taking place in workplaces and…

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How to Gift Electronics on a Budget
How to Gift Electronics on a Budget

Everyone has that friend or family member who loves electronics and all things tech-related. Whether it’s gaming, televisions, accessories, movies or anything else – we’ve prepared a quick holiday electronics gift guide for the tech-obsessed person on your Christmas list. Best of all, everything we’re naming can be found at our Computer Works location in…

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7 Joyful Reasons to Donate to Goodwill this New Year
7 Joyful Reasons to Donate to Goodwill this New Year

Soon, shopping will begin to wind down and everyone will begin shifting their attention towards Christmas morning. We’ll all anxiously await the excitement of unwrapping new gifts under the tree as we’re surrounded by friends and family. However, we often forget or choose to ignore what happens to all the wrapping paper and old goods…

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5 Easy Tips to Save Money this Christmas
5 Easy Tips to Save Money this Christmas

This Christmas, Americans will spend an average of $920 on gifts for friends and family. Of course, that figure doesn’t include additional expenses like decorations, lights, travel plans, etc. In fact, South Carolinians likely noticed an increase in the price of Christmas trees this season which were estimated to be up by about 5% over…

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Holiday Treats for Pets and Pet Owners
Holiday Treats for Pets and Pet Owners

Chances are you’ve spent more time shopping for your pet then some of your closest friends. After all, your pet is the first one to greet you after a long day at work, so they probably deserve a nice surprise every now and then. However, it’s also important for pet owners to treat themselves to…

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Simple Yet Thoughtful Gifts for Mom & Dad
Simple Yet Thoughtful Gifts for Mom & Dad

Getting gifts for Mom and Dad during the holidays can be tough. Chances are, neither Mom nor Dad will drop many hints on what they’d like to unwrap on Christmas morning. However, a safe bet is to always prepare a thoughtful and meaningful gift rather than an expensive item that won’t get much use or…

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How to Celebrate the Holidays Sustainably
How to Celebrate the Holidays Sustainably

Often overshadowed during the holidays is the amount of excess waste generated in comparison to the rest of the year. Just how much extra waste exactly? According to Stanford University, Americans throw away 25% more trash during the Christmas season, or about 25 million tons of garbage. Although the holidays are very busy for most,…

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