Ugly Christmas Sweaters

17 December 2016

Get your Ugly Sweater On! You know something has gained popularity when it has its own day!  Today is National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day.  And, as you search for that perfect ugly sweater – remember it is meant to be ugly.  Many of our retail store clerks have gotten into the craze – they have...

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Get Your Thrift On!

12 October 2016

4 Goodwill Hacks You Need to Know Ever since ‘Popping Tags’ became a thing, Goodwill became a household name among trendsetters. But, if you think about it, it makes totals sense. Where else can you find one-of-a kind vintage treasures, DIY furniture and unbelievable designer labels all in one place?! That being said, there is definitely...

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We Believe in the Power of Work

23 December 2015

We Believe in the Power of Work The holidays are a busy time of year for Goodwill Industries of San Diego County (GISD). We are blessed to have such a generous community that shares our passion for getting people jobs. Our great partnership provided over 1400 jobs right here at GISD. In 2015, we have...

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Revamping Your Little Black Dress

9 December 2015

Dressing for the holidays can be a real challenge, especially if you are like me. I can NEVER find anything to wear in my closet but that is a story for another time. I think there are some key things that can help make dressing for a holiday party fun. Keep it simple. There is...

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How to Have a Grateful Heart

3 December 2015

My dad was a mail carrier (and WWII Vet!), and my mom stayed home and raised 6 kids, numerous types of livestock, and a garden. We didn’t have a lot and I spent much of my time focusing on what I didn’t have, and set my sights on attaining everything I wanted. One day I...

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