A Message from our CEO – July 2018

2 August 2018

Goodwill San Diego has been busy transforming our old San Ysidro Outlet, located at 630 Front Street, into a beautiful, functional Community Employment Center. The Community Employment Center is on target to open in early September. This new space will have an Employment Center with state-of-the-art computers and resource materials to help job seekers with...

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A Message from our CEO – June 2018

15 June 2018

Summer is upon us, which means many students have recently graduated and are joining the workforce. Transitioning students join thousands of others who are looking for a job in San Diego County. Sometimes, this transition can be challenging and confusing. Fortunately, helping San Diegans find work is Goodwill’s passion. We make sure job seekers have...

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Rise Up Radio Interview

15 June 2018

  Rise Up Radio Episode # 120 Interview with Toni Giffin, President and CEO of Goodwill Industries of San Diego County Originally Aired: Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 2 - 3 PM PT on AM 1170   [audio mp3="https://staging1.sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/Toni-Rise-Up-Radio-Interview-June-2018-1.mp3"][/audio]  

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A Message from Our CEO – May 2018

30 May 2018

Since 1930, Goodwill San Diego's commitment to our community has been to improve the employability of people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. We have done this in many ways over the years. Our aim is always to understand the needs of the people we serve and then develop the best programs to address...

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New Oceanside Tri-City Retail Store

21 May 2018

NEW GOODWILL RETAIL STORE OPENING IN OCEANSIDE’S TRI-CITY CROSSROADS SHOPPING CENTER On Thursday, June 7 at 10 am, Goodwill Industries of San Diego County (GISD) will open its newest Retail Store at 3817 Plaza Drive, Suite B in Oceanside. The area’s existing store located at 3841 Plaza Drive, Suite 902 will close on June 3. The...

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A Message From Our CEO

17 April 2018

What a privilege it is to be the President and CEO of Goodwill Industries of San Diego County!  When you read this article, I will have been in the seat about a month, starting as CEO on March 16, 2018.  I have worked for Goodwill San Diego for over 18 years and there are many...

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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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Happy Holidays!

27 December 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from all of us at Goodwill Industries of San Diego County! [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://staging1.sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/goodwill_holiday_greeting.mp4"][/video]

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North County Closeup’s Goodwill Spotlight

14 April 2016

Air Date: February 6, 2016 Featuring an interview with Goodwill of San Diego County's CEO Mike Rowan and Director of Communication's Darlene Cossio Mr. Rowan and Ms. Cossio discuss Goodwill's operations, mission and goals in improving our community.   [audio mp3="https://staging1.sdgoodwill.org/wp-content/uploads/NCC-Goodwill-Industries-of-San-Diego.mp3"][/audio]

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