Goodwill Collecting Donations at Sasquatch Festival

by Katherine Boury, Seattle Goodwill
May 22, 2013

Goodwill is proud to partner with Sasquatch and Macklemore to collect donations at the 2013 Sasquatch Music Festival.  The festival will run from May 24-27 (Memorial Day Weekend) at The Gorge, the internationally acclaimed concert venue carved in the basalt cliffs high above the Columbia River Gorge in Quincy, WA.

"We are proud to work with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Goodwill to help strengthen our community and promote a culture of social responsibility," said Adam Zacks, Producer for the Sasquatch Music Festival.

Headlining artists Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have been long-time supporters and donors of Goodwill and will be performing their 2013 #1 hit song "Thrift Shop", whose music video was partially filmed in the Seattle Goodwill Outlet.

"We're excited to continue our great relationship with Goodwill and thrilled that they could be part of Sasquatch Festival this year. It's a special day for us and we love that our friends at Goodwill will be on-site taking donations," said Macklemore & Ryan Lewis manager Zach Quillen.

WHAT:  Goodwill will be collecting gently used items that will help benefit free job training and education.

WHEN:  Thursday, 1:00 am - 6:00 pm, Friday, May 24 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Saturday, May 25 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Sunday May 26  10:00  am- 5:00 pm, and Monday  May 27 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

WHERE:  The foot path to the main gate at Sasquatch.

*Bring gently used items to Goodwill's donation truck at the festival.  For more information about donation guidelines please go to
*As part of the E-Cycle Washington program, Goodwill collects televisions, computer monitors, desktop computers and laptops free of charge. These items donated in good working condition will be sold in our stores, and items that can't be sold will be recycled in accordance with E-Cycle Washington's guidelines, which ensure that toxic materials stay out of our landfills.
*People who donate to Goodwill will be supporting their local community in Washington State.  Proceeds will benefit Goodwill's free job training and education programs offered at centers around the region. These classes help low-income and disadvantaged people in the community find jobs and become economically self-sufficient.

For more information please go to or for more information about Goodwill donation guidelines please so go


Katherine Boury is the Communications Manager at Seattle Goodwill.

Add a Comment | Comments (0)
700 Dearborn Place S, Seattle, WA 98144 • (206) 329-1000 • 1 (877) GIVE4GOOD • View Mobile Version of Website
Copyright © 2017 Seattle Goodwill. All Rights Reserved.