FACTS AND STATS
Contest winner: 5th grader
Prize: 6 hours of organizing over two sessions (3 1/2 hours + 2 1/2 hours); organizing products valued at $100; a Time Timer courtesy of Time Timer.
Donations: 1 bag of items
Trash: 5 shopping bags of paper recycling; 1 trash bag of trash
For more information about the organizing process (including additional before/after photos):
Part 1: Witness relocation box
Part 2: Labeled drawer system
Part 3: Magazine file folders
Part 4: Clothes and the closet
Part 5: Don’t trash my memories!
Part 6: Ingenious upcycled jewelry organizer
Part 7: Making time for organizing
Photo credits: © Paula Berman Organizing; Winning entry photo used with permission