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Share Your Amazing Goodwill Finds!


All summer-long, we want YOU to share your amazing finds you discovered while shopping at your neighborhood Goodwill Store & Donation Center. If you’re find is AMAZING enough, we will give you a $25 Goodwill gift card!

Read more below.

Who Can Enter

  • Contestants must be legal residents of Southeastern Wisconsin (Counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Fond du Lac, Rock, Dodge, Walworth, Washington, Sheboygan, Ozaukee, Green Lake, Jefferson, Racine & Kenosha) or Metropolitan Chicago (Counties: Lake, DuPage, Cook, Kane, Iroquois, Kankakee, Ford, Vermilion, Kendall & Will).
  • Employees of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago (“Sponsor”), and the immediate family members of those employees are ineligible.
  • Must be 13 years of age, or older, to enter.

How to Enter

  • Entries accepted online only between Thursday, May 27, 2021 through Thursday, August 12, 2021.
  • Participants are allowed to submit one entry per day.
  • Submissions must include one piece of merchandise purchased at a Goodwill Store & Donation Center operated by Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin & Metro Chicago.
  • To submit your entry, click "enter" at the bottom of this web page and complete the online form. You must include:
    • Fill out the form completely on the web page listed above. You must include:
    • Photo of your amazing find. (JPEG and PNG files will be accepted.)
    • Brief description of the find, where you purchased it, and why you love it. (100 to 300 words).
    • Full name, address, phone number and email.

Two Ways to Win

"Amazing Find of the Week"

  • A panel of Goodwill judges will select one "Amazing Find of the Week" each week between Friday, June 4, 2021, through Thursday, August 12, 2021.
    • Submissions selected as the "Amazing Find of the Week" will win one $25 Goodwill gift card.
    • The "Amazing Find of the Week" will be announced on Goodwill’s Facebook and Instagram pages every Friday.

"Amazing Find of the Summer"

  • If your submission is selected as an "Amazing Find of the Week,"  you put into a final round of fan voting for the contest's grand prizes.
    • The entry with the most fan votes will win a $150 Goodwill gift card.
    • The entry with the second-most fan votes will win a $100 Goodwill gift card.
    • The entry with the third-most fan votes will win a $50 Goodwill gift card.
  • Fan voting will begin Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (National Thrift Shop Day) at 9 a.m. and end on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 (National Secondhand Wardrobe Day.)




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