Win $250 in Triad Goodwill’s DIY Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest: Enter your original creation by December 1


Greensboro, N.C. – Triad Goodwill wants to make the holiday season fun and happy for Triad families. They’re holding a DIY Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest – with a first place prize of $250! Entries are being accepted now through noon on Thursday, December 1, 2016 via email or Facebook Messenger. See complete rules at to enter. The public will then be invited to vote by “liking” their favorite sweaters on the Triad Goodwill Facebook page between December 2 and December 16, which just happens to be National Ugly Holiday Sweater Day! The winner will be the entry with the most Facebook “likes” at 4:00 p.m. on December 16, 2016.

Prizes are:

1st Place: $250 VISA gift card

2nd Place: $100 Triad Goodwill gift card

3rd Place: $50 Triad Goodwill gift card

Ugly sweaters can have a Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s or general winter theme. To be eligible to win, sweater designers can create their one-of-a-kind look with materials from any of the departments at Triad Goodwill’s 21 stores in Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Randolph and Rockingham Counties in North Carolina. Entries must include receipts showing at least 75% of the items used to create the Ugly Sweater were purchased at Triad Goodwill stores.

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About Triad Goodwill: Triad Goodwill (Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc.) promotes the value of work by providing career development services and work opportunities for people with employment needs. In the past year, Triad Goodwill served 16,954 people in the community and helped place 3,378 workers in competitive employment. 85 cents of every dollar earned at Triad Goodwill’s retail stores goes into their mission.