Send-off for Goodwill’s Special Olympians heading to the Alberta Summer Games

2017-07-04T15:00:52+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Media Releases, News, Stories|

  Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Calgary - AB (July 4, 2017) – Goodwill is celebrating 20 employees and Power of Work career training participants taking part in the Special Olympics Alberta Summer Games. Goodwillians will cheer our Special Olympics athletes in Edmonton, Grande Prairie and Calgary, just before they head to the games in Medicine Hat [...]

Upcycling a Metal Rolling Cart in Four Easy Steps

2017-07-13T11:34:51+00:00 June 1st, 2017|DIY, Featured, Home and Style, News|

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

2017-06-23T12:39:15+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Featured, Media Releases, News|

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!

2017-07-13T11:31:03+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Fashion, Featured, News|

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 [...]

Champions of Good

2017-06-23T12:43:00+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Media Releases, News|

Hosted by the Rotary Club of Spruce Grove and Goodwill Industries of Alberta Celebrate the Outstanding Service of Our Youth Keynote Speaker: Cheryl Bernard Goodwill Ambassador and Spokesperson, 2010 Olympic Medalist Cheryl will share her story about resiliency and what it meant to enter adulthood, eventually stepping onto the Olympic podium to the roar of [...]

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

2017-06-23T09:40:19+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Featured, Media Releases, News|

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

2017-06-23T09:40:39+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Featured, News|

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 [...]

One-of-a-kind Costume Ideas

2017-07-13T11:31:21+00:00 October 18th, 2016|DIY, News|

At Goodwill, you can find the pieces to make a one-of-a-kind costume. Whether you have a costume in mind or you have no idea what to be for Halloween, Goodwill has you covered. Browse the aisles of clothing and unleash your creativity with accessories from Goodwill to complete your unique look. Shopping at Goodwill is [...]

Find A Unique Halloween Costume At Goodwill

2017-07-13T11:31:28+00:00 September 28th, 2016|DIY, News|

Each year, millions of people come to Goodwill to find the pieces they need to create an amazing Halloween costumes for less. Whether you are looking for the perfect white shirt to complete a pirate or vampire costume or a vintage ball gown to become a zombie princess or prom queen, Goodwill has the clothing, [...]

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