A Message from our CEO – November 2019

26 November 2019

Thanksgiving and the holiday season is a great time to pause, give thanks, and celebrate the people of San Diego County who support our mission all year. I am very grateful for the collaboration we have with our community. When I say, "Together, we are Making Good Happen" it is more than a catchy phrase,...

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Employer of the Year Award

14 November 2019

Goodwill San Diego was honored with the Employer of the Year award by the San Diego Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities (SDCEP)! Which is basically like getting the Oscar for helping people with disabilities and other barriers to employment get jobs. The award was presented to Goodwill by Charlene Autolino, Chair and CEO...

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XEWT Televisa at the New Goodwill Chula Vista East Grand Opening

8 November 2019

New Goodwill Retail Store, Community Employment Center and Donation Center in Chula Vista XEWT Televisa was present at the grand opening of the new Goodwill Chula Vista East Retail Store, Community Employment Center and Donation Center located at 865 East H Street. Goodwill's FREE Employment Programs and Services combined with retail shopping are now available...

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Center Opens Door to Opportunity

8 November 2019

New Community Employment Center Opens Door to Opportunity By Isabel Hughes in The Star News - 11/07/2019 The fifth Goodwill Community Employment Center (CEC) in San Diego County opened its doors on Wednesday in Chula Vista with the mission of helping community members who have a disability or face barriers to employment navigate through their...

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Thrifty Thursday – Last Minute Halloween Costumes

7 November 2019

aired October 31, 2019 on KUSI If you haven't put your Halloween costume together, you still have time to find a creative and amazing costume. Whether you need a costume for a work event, trick or treating, or a Halloween party, we've got you covered. Visit our costume page for even more great ideas!  ...

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Fox 5 Finds their Halloween Costumes at Goodwill

31 October 2019

The Fox 5 San Diego Morning Team Finds their Halloween Costumes at Goodwill Goodwill has great costumes for everyone, including the Fox 5 San Diego morning news team! Watch below to find out what amazing costumes they found at our Santee retail store.    

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New Chula Vista Location

16 October 2019

New Chula Vista Retail Store, Donation Center and Community Employment Center Grand Opening November 6 at 9:30 am 865 East H Street, Chula Vista 91910 Free Job Search Assistance and Retail opportunity hits Chula Vista! Goodwill FREE Employment Programs and Services combined with retail shopping become available in one location in our new Chula Vista...

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A Message from our CEO – October 2019

15 October 2019

I can hardly believe we are in our last quarter of 2019. It has been a very busy and productive year for Goodwill San Diego. Our ambassadors (employees) and I have worked together to achieve our organizational goals and I have had the opportunity to meet with wonderful community leaders to explore ways we can...

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How Reimagining Retail Jobs Could Solve For Retention Issues

10 October 2019

How Reimagining Retail Jobs Could Solve For Retention Issues From Forbes - October 10, 2019 Some of the biggest brands — iconic stores where you and your parents, perhaps even your grandparents, once shopped — have shuttered thousands of brick-and-mortar locations. Chains including Sears, JCPenney, Walgreens, Dressbarn, Pier 1, and Gap have already announced 7,500...

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