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10 Ways Goodwill Is Good For Back-To-School Shopping

Being the coolest kid on campus doesn’t mean burning a hole in your wallet. Check out these back to school must-haves that are easily found in any Goodwill store.

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1. Shoes

Sneakers and flats and heels - oh my! Make that walk to class your own catwalk with your own style.
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Sneakers and flats and heels - oh my! Make that walk to class your own catwalk with your own style.

2. Jeans and pants

There’s no such thing as too much denim! A timeless wardrobe classic all year long.
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There’s no such thing as too much denim! A timeless wardrobe classic all year long.

3. Backpacks

What better way to make a statement every day. Whether it's just for books or a laptop, too - Goodwill’s got it all.
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What better way to make a statement every day. Whether it's just for books or a laptop, too - Goodwill’s got it all.

4. Shorts

Add a pop of color and style while it’s still warm enough to show a little leg (you'll also find school-friendly lengths like Bermuda!)
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Add a pop of color and style while it’s still warm enough to show a little leg (you'll also find school-friendly lengths like Bermuda!)

5. Shirts

The starting point of every outfit. From plain to flashy, vintage to crisp - Goodwill stores have more unique t-shirts to choose from than you'll find just about anywhere else.
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The starting point of every outfit. From plain to flashy, vintage to crisp - Goodwill stores have more unique t-shirts to choose from than you'll find just about anywhere else.

6. Electronics

Need a laptop? A flat screen display? Missing a mouse? Save money with our recycled electronics.
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Need a laptop? A flat screen display? Missing a mouse? Save money with our recycled electronics.

7. School supplies

Avoid an extra trip to an office supply store by picking up school staples like binders and notebooks on your next Goodwill trip.
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Avoid an extra trip to an office supply store by picking up school staples like binders and notebooks on your next Goodwill trip.

8. Accessories

No outfit is complete without a fashionable belt or stylish jewelry. Grab a hat and be shady - for real!
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No outfit is complete without a fashionable belt or stylish jewelry. Grab a hat and be shady - for real!

9. Outerwear

(Oprah voice): You get a trench, you get a bubble, you get a fleece!
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(Oprah voice): You get a trench, you get a bubble, you get a fleece!

10. Athletic clothing & bags

Don't break the bank on a bag to carry those sweaty workout clothes. Athletes and gym junkies love our selection!
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Don't break the bank on a bag to carry those sweaty workout clothes. Athletes and gym junkies love our selection!

11. BONUS PERK

Shopping Goodwill for back to school not only sets your style apart from the others - it's also putting people on pathways to work by funding job training and employment services.
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Shopping Goodwill for back to school not only sets your style apart from the others - it's also putting people on pathways to work by funding job training and employment services.

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