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Use your imagination to create the winning project. Whether you have a knack for textiles and fabric, mechanicals or hardware, use those skills to convert an item into one of higher quality or different use. After all, that’s what upcycling is all about!

 


Ultimate Upcycling Contest 2018 Prizes 


How You’ll Enter:

  • Show off your best upcycling project! Purchase an item from Goodwill Industries of southeastern Wisconsin and metropolitan Chicago, and use it to create a completely different item, with a completely different purpose (photos only, no videos please). Remember to be creative!
  • Eligible photos must be submitted between March 25, 2018 – April 4, 2019.
     - The submission form will close at 11:59 p.m. CST on April 4, 2019
  • Choose ONE of the entry methods below and follow the instructions for the method you choose. Entries will not be accepted until the contest begins on Monday, March 25, 2019. Any entries given before or after the submission timeframe will not be accepted.

To enter via AmazingGoodwill.com

  • An entry form will appear on below, beginning March 25, 2019. You’ll need to fill in your full name, address and email, along with a short description of your upcycled item; describing the materials you used and the finished product. Along with your information, you will also attach one photo of your completed project. JPEG and PNG files will be accepted. Please keep your descriptions short, in order to ensure your photo is fully visible once the voting round begins.

To enter via Instagram

  • Your Instagram account must be made public in order for the hashtag entry to properly upload. This change can be made in your account settings.
  • On your personal account, upload one photo of your DIY project and describe the materials from Goodwill you used to create it.
  • You must include the hashtag #GoodwillUltimateUpcyclingin your post.

To enter via Twitter

  • Your Twitter account must be made public in order for the hashtag entry to properly upload. This change can be made in your account settings.
  • On your personal account, upload one photo of your DIY project and describe the materials from Goodwill you used to create it.
  • You must include the hashtag #GoodwillUltimateUpcyclingin your tweet.

To enter via Facebook

  • You must post your photo directly to the AmazingGoodwill Facebook page – not your personal Facebook page, in order for the entry to properly upload.
  • Visit AmazingGoodwill on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/AmazingGoodwill/
  • Select “Write something on this page” on the right column of the AmazingGoodwill page, and click to attach your photo.
  • Upload one photo of your DIY project and describe the materials from Goodwill you used to create it.
  • You must include the hashtag #GoodwillUltimateUpcycling in your post.
     

- See the full contest Rules & Guidelines now - 


 
 

Looking for a little inspiration? ... Here's our Top 20 entries from 2018!

(Click on an image to see more details.)