Summer Fashion from Goodwill

30 May 2019

Get great summer looks from Goodwill!   SAN DIEGO -- Looking for great fashion at an even better cost? Tabitha Lipkin from Fox 5 San Diego found summer looks that LOOK great at the newly renovated Goodwill in Santee. Find your summer outfits, toys, and accessories at any of our retail locations. Tabitha found incredible...

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South County Briefings

15 May 2019

Goodwill Industries of San Diego County's CEO, Toni Giffin, was recently featured in the "Meet our Members" section of the South County Economic Development Council's South County Briefings newsletter.   Toni Giffin, CEO   Why did you join South County EDC? To expand my knowledge of the South County region which has been my home...

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GOODWILL INDUSTRIES® WEEK 2019

1 May 2019

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES® WEEK 2019 EVENTS JOB FAIRS Our Job Fairs include employers and community partners sharing their hiring insights and job openings. This is your chance to meet with companies that are hiring!   Tuesday, May 7 from 10am - 12pm Oceanside Employment Center - 414 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, 92054 PARTICIPATING EMPLOYERS INCLUDE: Wendy’s...

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A Message from our CEO – April 2019

26 April 2019

I completed my first year as Goodwill San Diego’s President and CEO on March 16, right as we were closing the first quarter of 2019. I am happy to share that my first year went very smoothly and the first quarter results were outstanding! These outcomes in mission services and our used goods social enterprise...

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Best of East County

21 March 2019

Our Santee Retail Store received a Gold Star for Best Thrift Store from The East County Californian Newspaper in their Best of East County 2018 special edition.

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Bargain Holiday Shopping

26 December 2018

Bargain Holiday Shopping by Barbara Prevost-Nedd, Mesa Press Staff Writer/Social Media Editor December 13, 2018   You can save bundles shopping for the holidays at your local thrift stores and more importantly, your dollars will provide job training and employment for some of your fellow citizens. Shopping at thrift stores is likewise an opportunity to...

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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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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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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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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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