Farewell Mr. Rowan

16 March 2018

After 35 years as President and CEO of Goodwill, Michael S. Rowan will be retiring on March 15. Rowan joined the organization as President and CEO in 1984. During his tenure, he has grown the organization’s operational revenue from $1.6M in 1984 to $57.3M in 2017. He is leaving behind a legacy of strong leadership...

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Chula Vista Grand Opening

15 January 2018

Goodwill's new Chula Vista Retail Store and Donation Center Our new Chula Vista Retail Store and Donation Center opened on Thursday, January 11, 2018. The Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening had a great turn out! [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/XEWT-GOODWILL-Chula-Vista-Opening-1.11.18-Spanish.mp4"][/video]

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Holiday Fashion

2 January 2018

Watch our KUSI News segment on How to Dress for the Holidays while on a Budget. [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/KUSI-Holiday-2017-Fashion-Show.mp4"][/video]

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Goodwill Holiday Gifts

28 December 2017

Goodwill of San Diego County’s Director of Communication, Darlene Cossio talks to Fox 5 San Diego about great Holiday gift ideas from Goodwill! [video width="640" height="360" mp4="https://sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/goodwill-holiday-segment-12-21.mp4"][/video]

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Holiday Hours 2017

30 November 2017

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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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...

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Boos Cruise Ticket Giveaway

21 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...

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Labor Day Hours

1 September 2017
Goodwill El Cajon Staff

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, except...

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Goodwill Ranks #1 in World Value Index Report

19 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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