8 College Dorm Room Must-Haves

9 August 2017

  Moving into a college dorm room is overwhelming and costly. It can be difficult to decide what to bring and what to leave at home. It is best to keep these two things in mind: Be organized and prepared.     Each college will have their own rules and regulations while you live in...

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Get Your Comic-Con On at Goodwill

12 July 2017

Comic-Con is on the horizon and it is time to get your costumes ready! Goodwill makes it easy to come up with a creative costume that will look pristine for less. Think outside the box and browse through your local store to find items that are perfect for a DIY project. We are going to show you...

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4th of July Hours

30 June 2017

Happy 4th of July! Some Goodwill Industries of San Diego County locations will have adjusted hours on the 4th of July. If you have any questions, please call (619) 225-2200. To view our regular hours, visit our locations page. Retail Stores, Bookstores and Clearance Center: All Goodwill San Diego Retail Stores, Bookstores and our Clearance Center will...

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Goodwill Ranks #1 in World Value Index Report

23 June 2017

GOODWILL® RANKS #1 ON ENSO’S WORLD VALUE INDEX FOR THE SECOND YEAR. The 2017 World Value Index report unveils people’s perceptions on 150 leading brands and their perceived value to the communities and audiences they serve.   The annual World Value Index  is an anticipated annual report that ranks world-class organizations by measuring and ranking each...

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Teen Mom Prom Event

14 June 2017

On May 18 we helped with the Young Lives for Teen Moms, Mom Prom by providing dresses for the event. The Teen Mom Prom was held at El Cajon’s Community Covenant Church where the multi-purpose room was decorated with balloons, streamers, a stage with a photo backdrop, tables, food and music.  There were make up artists on...

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DIY Cut-Out Shirt

13 June 2017

Browsing around our Rosecrans Goodwill Store, we were searching for a t-shirt or dress that could use a revamp. With a DIY project in mind, we found an oversized t-shirt dress that matched our vision perfectly!   We are going to show you how you can transform any old t-shirt or stretched out dress into an...

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DIY No-Sew Cut Out Tank Top

4 May 2017

DIY No-Sew Cut Out Tank Top Whether you are a mom yourself or are looking for a special gift to create for your mom this mother’s day, this DIY no-sew triangle cut out tank top project is perfect for staying trendy this spring! The first thing you will need to do is find the ideal...

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Santee Store Bridal Event

Thursday, February 9th starting at 10am we will be hosting a Bridal Dress Event at our Santee Store featuring hundreds of bridal gowns, bridesmaids dresses and mother-of-the-bride dresses (new with tags)! Our Santee Store is located at 9575 Mission Gorge Road, Santee, 92071   [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/bridal_kgtv-dt_2017-02-02_16_42_45.mp4"][/video]  

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North County Clearance Center Grand Opening

26 January 2017

The Grand Opening of our North County Clearance Center was a big success! We had a line waiting around the building for the store to open and everyone found Good Deals! [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/kswb-goodwill-grand-opening-10p-news.mp4"][/video]   The store is located at 1996 Don Lee Place, Escondido, CA 92029 and open Mon- Sat 9AM-6PM and Sun 9AM-5PM Stop...

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Clean Your Drawers Event

23 January 2017

    The 7th Annual Clean Your Drawers Donation Drive we participated in with Mighty 1090AM was a big success! Click below to hear some radio clips from the event! [audio mp3="http://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/11-29-Liner-7-Clean-Your-Drawers1.mp3"][/audio] [audio mp3="http://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/12-14-Liner-7-Clean-Your-Drawers1.mp3"][/audio] [audio mp3="http://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/Goodwill-Darren-21.mp3"][/audio] [audio mp3="http://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/Goodwill-Darren1.mp3"][/audio] Thanks to everyone who came out to support the event and make a donation!  

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