San Diego Reader Favorite Thrift Shops

6 October 2017

Favorite thrift-shop spots An excerpt from an article in the San Diego Reader by Eve Kelly above: The La Mesa Goodwill   "Eve Kelly comes from a sturdy stock of thrift shoppers and upcyclers. As a child, I had two brand-new items: a dress for my confirmation and a pair of church shoes. Everything else...

Continue Reading

ARCO Fundraising Campaign

25 September 2017

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY TO PARTNER WITH ARCO® IN FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN Donate at the Pump Event from October 9 – November 10 SAN DIEGO – Goodwill Industries of San Diego County (GISD) is pleased to have been selected by ARCO® to partner in a fundraising campaign to further its mission.  Beginning on October...

Continue Reading

Boos Cruise Ticket Giveaway

19 September 2017

Want FREE TICKETS to the 91X Boos Cruise? The Cruise is on Sunday, October 29  arrive at 6:30 pm , cruise from 7:30 pm to 10 pm. Located at 1800 North Harbor Drive in San Diego.   Spend $10.00 at any San Diego County Goodwill Store, bring your receipt to the 91X and Z90 Studios, and...

Continue Reading

DIY Spooky Spider Web Vase

18 September 2017

It is finally autumn and Goodwill is here to help you decorate for Halloween. Do not let the cost of decorating spook you out of the holiday spirit. This DIY spider web vase is easy to do and very inexpensive. We did this project for under $5! Supplies: Hot glue gun Black paint Paint brush...

Continue Reading

Labor Day Hours

1 September 2017

Happy Labor Day! Some Goodwill Industries of San Diego County locations will have adjusted hours on Monday, September 4th in observance of Labor Day. To view our regular hours, visit our locations page. Retail Stores and Bookstores: All Goodwill San Diego Retail Stores and Bookstores will be open from 10am - 5pm on Labor Day,...

Continue Reading

DIY Jewelry Organizer

25 August 2017

  Get organized! Create a chic and inexpensive upcycled jewelry organizer in less than 30 minutes plus drying time. I found this wooden shelf and had a lot of fun converting it into an organizer. Now, I will be able to find all of my jewelry in one spot making it so easy to accessorize....

Continue Reading

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...

Continue Reading

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...

Continue Reading

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...

Continue Reading

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...

Continue Reading