Goodwill Blog

New program connects youth with thriving industry

June 5, 2018

Posted in: Job Training & Education and Youth Programs

The maritime industry has a vast presence in our community and a bright future with a large number of mariners reaching retirement age during the next several years. Seattle Goodwill's new Youth Maritime Program is a great opportunity to explore a promising career. We asked members of the Seattle Maritime Academy a number of questions about the industry.


Read More

2018 Spring Goodwill Ambassador

May 17, 2018

Posted in: Goodwill Ambassadors

Our 2018 Spring Goodwill Ambassador features Stephanie, whose life was heading the wrong way after getting hooked on drugs. Her family was torn apart, and she was facing a lengthy jail sentence before connecting with Goodwill. She found the support she needed at Goodwill, and thanks to our generous donors she was provided with free training and case management that allowed Stephanie to get her life back on track. 


Read More

Seattle Goodwill Hiring Event

April 25, 2018

Posted in: Shop, Job Training & Education, and Sales & Events

All Seattle Goodwill store locations will be conducting on-the -pot interviews for multiple positions one day only, May 11th 2018 from 10 am to 5 pm.

Read More

Program Youth Excel at Goodwill Networking Event

April 24, 2018

Posted in: Job Training & Education

Fifty Job Training and Education (JTE) Program youth attended Goodwill’s annual President’s Reception on Thursday, April 12, at Seattle Goodwill’s administration building. The annual event provided youth students a chance to meet with local organizations and work on their networking skills.

Read More

National Volunteer Week Spotlight: Raniya Zaripova

April 16, 2018

Posted in: Volunteering

Raniya is one of many Seattle Goodwill volunteers who are making a tremendous impact. Raniya volunteers in Job Training and Education (JTE) classes and fully supports Goodwill's mission.

Read More

National Volunteer Week Spotlight: Diana Naramore

April 16, 2018

Posted in: Volunteering

Diana has volunteered for more than a year, participating in job readiness workshops, the 10th Annual Glitter Gala & Fashion Show and Goodwill's Thank-a-Thon.

Read More

National Volunteer Spotlight: Jeff Johnson

April 16, 2018

Posted in: Volunteering

Jeff has volunteered countless hours conducting financial literacy workshops at many of Seattle Goodwill's 24 store locations. His donated time has provided many benefits to Goodwill employees. 

Read More

Celebrate Earth Day with Seattle Goodwill, #breakup4good this April

April 2, 2018

Posted in: Contests & Giveaways, Sustainability, and Holidays

When you donate to Seattle Goodwill, you are not only improving lives through job training and education. You’re helping the environment, too! #Breakup4good with your items this month, and visit our Facebook page to enter to win giveaways April 9-20.

Read More

Time for award show parties!

March 2, 2018

Posted in: Shop and DIY Projects

This weekend the 90th Academy Awards take place and it's not too late to throw a great Oscar party with the help of Seattle Goodwill. 

Read More

Enter our #GoodwillTreasure Photo Contest

February 1, 2018

Posted in: Contests & Giveaways and Shop

Enter our monthly Goodwill Treasure Photo Contest. Snap a photo of your best Goodwill finds, use #GoodwillTreasure on your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram post and you will automatically be entered to win a $25 dollar gift card.

Read More
Connect With Us
1 2 5 6 7 9 11 12 13 17 18
Interested in receiving news from Goodwill? Sign up now!