Donations – not all joy for thrift shop

While the Marie Kondo decluttering craze has been motivating many to rid themselves of stuff that does not spark joy, it also seems to be impacting on local charities – and not always for the best.
In Castlemaine the Salvation Army Thrift Shop is among countless charity stores across the nation reporting an upsurge in donations due to the popular KonMari method that has taken off among fans of the Japanese tidying expert’s Netflix programs. Story in today’s Castlemaine Mail.