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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2018 Boos Cruise Ticket Giveaway

21 September 2018

Want FREE TICKETS to the 91X Boos Cruise? Spend $9.91 at any San Diego County Goodwill Store, bring your receipt to the 91X and Z90 Studios, and receive a FREE BOOS CRUISE TICKET! This years Boos Cruise will take place on Sunday, October 28th at 1800 North Harbor Drive in San Diego. The boarding is...

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Fixit Clinic – Clairemont Times

21 September 2018

Fixit Clinic by Chris O'Connell - August 7, 2018 If something doesn’t work, throw it out and buy a new one. Because of this behavior our landfills are filling at a rapid rate and electronic waste has become the one of the largest pollution generators. So why not fix it?! A couple years back I...

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Military Sundays

5 September 2018

GOODWILL'S TRI-CITY RETAIL STORE HOSTS SPECIAL MILITARY EVENTS As the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in the state of California, our warm weather and beautiful beaches attract many people. More than 13 percent of our population is made up of military veterans, approximately 240,000 people. In fact, San Diego has the largest...

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Rancho Bernardo Bridal Event

27 August 2018

Bridal Event at our Rancho Bernardo Retail Store September 13, 14 and 15, 2018 beginning at 9 am all three days   The most beautiful bridal gowns, bridesmaid, mother-of-the-bride, prom and pageant dresses, accessories and event décor will be available for purchase at unbelievable prices. Many gowns are brand name designer dresses that still have...

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New San Ysidro Employment Center Now Open

21 August 2018

Join us September 13 at 9 am for the Grand Opening of our new San Ysidro Employment Center located at 630 Front Street.     SAN DIEGO – Record breaking unemployment rates, 4.2 percent in San Diego, create an incredible opportunity for those who are unemployed. Employers are revisiting their job requirements and are also more...

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