Holiday Hours 2018

27 November 2018

Happy Holidays to all! Goodwill Industries of San Diego County will have adjusted hours during this year's holiday season. If you have any questions, please call (619) 225-2200. To view a location's regular hours, visit our locations page. Retail Locations Retail Stores and Bookstores Christmas Eve (12/24): Closed Christmas Day (12/25): Closed New Years Eve (12/31): 9am...

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Most Unique Donations

26 November 2018

That prehistoric fossil in your attic may be a tax break •   Highly appreciated stocks and cash aren’t the only things you can donate. Some donor-advised funds and charities will take so-called complex assets. •   Complex assets can include shares of private companies, cryptocurrency, collectible art and more. by Darla Mercado/ CNBC Published 11:01 AM...

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Chula Vista Little Black Dress Event

5 November 2018

  Fashionistas! This is the event you have been waiting for! Come and shop from hundreds of Little Black Dresses at our Chula Vista Retail Store on Friday, November 16. Sequins, lace, taffeta, sexy, elegant, cocktail and designer black dresses will be available for purchase. Doors open at 9 am, arrive early for best selection....

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San Diego City Times Article

1 November 2018

  Still looking for the perfect costume?     You don’t need to fight the crowds at the big box stores to find a fabulous costume.   Goodwill is one of dozens of options for low-cost costumes for Halloween. Photo by Nadia Mishkin, City Times   THRIFT STORES All Goodwill retail stores in San Diego...

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Furniture Showroom

24 October 2018

VISIT OUR FURNITURE SHOWROOM     Our Point Loma Retail Store on Rosecrans Street just opened our first Furniture Showroom. If you are looking for great furniture to fill your new place or a spare room that has been empty for too long, we might have just what you need. The showroom is stocked full...

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Oceanside CurbUp 2018

OCEANSIDE CURBSIDE DONATION MONTH STARTS NOVEMBER 1 AND ENDS NOVEMBER 30     The City of Oceanside and Waste Management invite Oceanside residents to donate large items and clothing benefiting Goodwill San Diego during the month-long CurbUp Program.   Just in time for the holiday season, the CurbUp Program will be offering Oceanside residents the...

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A Message from our CEO – September 2018

9 October 2018

Summer was busy for Goodwill San Diego. We helped 327 people find jobs, we hired 156 people to work for Goodwill in over 44 locations across San Diego County, over 345 people participated in skill development workshops and we opened a beautiful 4,600 sq. ft. Community Employment Center in San Ysidro. Many lives were improved...

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ARCO Fundraising Campaign

5 October 2018

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY TO PARTNER WITH ARCO® IN FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN Donate at the Pump Event from October 8 – November 9   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...

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An Act of Goodwill

26 September 2018

 Act of Goodwill: Worker Finds $46K Cash in Donation Bin and Returns It A worker for Goodwill Industries discovers tens of thousands of dollars tucked away inside a tempura fryer. NBC 7 Responds was there when Goodwill workers surprised the owners with a hidden family treasure. By Dorian Hargrove, Consumer Bob and Tom Jones...

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San Diego Union Tribune Business Briefs – Discount Frights

24 September 2018

North County Business Briefs, Sept. 20 By Laura Groch, Contact Reporter   Discount Frights Goodwill Industries of San Diego County is offering free $5-off admission coupons to several San Diego haunts this Halloween season: The Haunted Trails, The Scream Zone and The Haunted Hotel. Vouchers are available at all Goodwill San Diego stores to thank...

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