Goodwill Hosts University of Alberta Film Crew

2013-03-28T14:05:35+00:00 March 28th, 2013|News|

Goodwill was pleased to host a University of Alberta film crew at our Edmonton southside location on Saturday, March 23. The crew brought with them a photographer and models to display some of their funky finds. Check out some thrift shopping tips and the fashion-forward looks they put together. And don't forget we have a 50 [...]

Customer Gives Heartwarming Gift to Transcanada Staff

2013-03-28T13:32:09+00:00 March 28th, 2013|News|

It happened right outside our Calgary Transcanada store’s front door. Another sad accident caused by impaired driving and excessive speed. While our employees went about their daily routines on December 8, a man was t-boned in the nearby intersection, trapped in his car from the waist down, and needed to be cut out of his [...]

Easter Weekend Hours

2013-03-25T17:08:29+00:00 March 25th, 2013|News|

Please note the change of our store and donation centre operation hours for the holiday weekend. Good Friday Friday, March 29, 9 am to 6 pm Easter Sunday Sunday, March 31 Closed Easter Monday Monday, April 1 9 am to 6 pm

Western Canada Fashion Week

2013-03-21T21:46:45+00:00 March 21st, 2013|Events, News|

Goodwill is proud to present the Stylists Contest at Western Canada Fashion week on March 21 at 8 pm at the TransAlta Arts Barns in Edmonton.  Join us and see the amazing fashions that can be made from great finds at Goodwill.

Goodwill Teams Up with University of Alberta

2013-03-13T19:39:34+00:00 March 13th, 2013|Events, News|

Friday, March 15 University of Alberta students are in for a special treat. As part of the CAPS Professional Image and Style Series and in partnership with CAPS (Career and Placement Services) and Eco Style Students Association we are hosting a fashion show and mobile boutique that will provide tips on career dressing for students, and give them a chance to purchase career appropriate clothing at [...]

Chinook Customer Appreciation Day – Prize Draw Numbers

2013-03-12T08:30:32+00:00 March 12th, 2013|Good Deals|

Thanks to everyone who attended our Chinook Customer Appreciation Day on Saturday. Your purchases and donations support our mission to help Albertans with disabilities find meaningful employment. Here are the winning ticket numbers for the unclaimed prizes.  If you have the matching ticket number, please bring your ticket to the Chinook store to claim your prize. [...]

Goodwill Wins United Way Quantum Leap Award

2013-03-07T17:06:13+00:00 March 7th, 2013|News|

Congratulations to Goodwill Industries of Alberta on receiving the United Way Capital Region Quantum Leap Award during the 2012 Awards of Distinction Red Tie Gala on February 28, 2013, at the Edmonton Expo Centre. The Red Tie Gala is an evening of celebration and acknowledgement of community efforts and individual accomplishments in the past campaign. [...]

Goodwill Sponsors Fashion Stylist Contest

2013-03-04T22:21:29+00:00 March 4th, 2013|Events, News|

Are you an aspiring fashion stylist? Would you like to win the opportunity to create and showcase your own clothing collection during Western Canada Fashion Week? We are sponsoring a contest that provides the opportunity for stylists to create great collections out of gently used clothing from Goodwill! For more information on the contest, please [...]