DIY Fruit Stamped Décor / Fashion

2018-02-13T08:03:10+00:00 July 25th, 2017|DIY, Featured, Home and Style|

 What you need: Shirt, tea cloth, curtains Any citrus fruit Paint brush Paint   Steps: Cut the fruit Paint each half with your color of choice Press the painted fruit onto your fabric Let dry Enjoy! When life gives you lemons you DIY!                         [...]

Summer Storm Solutions from Goodwill

2017-07-26T11:05:36+00:00 July 25th, 2017|DIY, Featured, Home and Style|

I love the drama of a summer storm—the thrill of thunder and ever-exciting lightning add interest to dreary weather. But after a few rainy days in a row, it’s easy to feel like storms are cramping summer style. Don’t let cabin fever get the best of you! Here are four ideas for summer storm solutions… [...]

Upcycling a Metal Rolling Cart in Four Easy Steps

2018-03-23T15:50:04+00:00 June 1st, 2017|DIY, Featured, Home and Style, News Category Archive|

This rusty cart has been a part of our home since we thrifted it three years ago, and it’s always been one of my favorites. I love the utility of having accessible, easily transportable storage, and my favorite things are the ones that, like this, come with stories (i.e., paint splotches, rust spots and water [...]

Goodwill Opens Biggest Store and New Donation Centre at Calgary Beacon Heights Friday

2018-03-23T14:39:41+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive|

New Store Home to Goodwill’s First Career Training Centre for Calgarians with Disabilities Calgary, AB (May 4, 2017) – Calgarians can thrift shop and drop their donations at Goodwill’s newest location at Beacon Heights starting May 12. Goodwill Beacon Heights is the biggest Goodwill store in the city and it’s located right next to the [...]

Getting Organized!

2018-03-22T10:35:08+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Fashion, Featured, News Category Archive|

Getting Organized— As Easy as A-B-C…and D When spring cleaning, you may be taking the opportunity to streamline your accumulation of housewares, clothing, shoes and books. How do you decide what goes and what stays? Getting organized is all about decisions. My definition of clutter is “delayed decisions and delayed actions.” Everything you see sitting [...]

Goodwill Industries of Alberta, Finalist for the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction

2018-03-23T15:08:22+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive|

Edmonton, Alberta– Goodwill Industries of Alberta is pleased to announce our selection as a finalist for the 2017 Alberta Business Awards of Distinction in the Employer of Persons with Disabilities Award of Distinction. Finalists were announced Friday, December 16, 2016. This recognition by the Alberta Chambers of Commerce is a great honour for our organization. [...]

Impact Centre Grand Opening Ceremony

2018-03-22T11:08:32+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Featured, News Category Archive|

Goodwill Industries of Alberta Impact Centre to Have Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony New facility to provide more opportunity for recycling, sustainability, and community partnerships   EDMONTON, AB – January 30, 2017 – Goodwill Industries of Alberta Impact Centre, located at 11415 168 Street NW in Edmonton, will celebrate its grand opening with a [...]

Let Kids Define Their Style This Back-to-School Season at Goodwill®

2018-03-23T15:29:45+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Featured, News Category Archive|

  Kids these days are socially and environmentally conscious young people eager to serve their communities. As you prepare your children to head back to school, shop at Goodwill for the items they need while teaching them important life lessons. When you shop at or donate to Goodwill, you help keep items out of landfills [...]

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