Back To School Outfit Staples That Make Dressing To Impress That Much Easier

2019-08-28T09:53:53-06:00August 28th, 2019|DIY, Featured, Home and Style, Stories|

As Labor Day swiftly approaches, it’s time to start thinking about the inevitable. The end of lazy summer days and the start of classes. Before heading back to school, I would always make sure to plan my first few days of outfits. Especially for college students, whose schedules and professors are different each day of [...]

3 Stress-Free Back To School Outfit Hacks To Help Busy Teachers Dress To Impress

2019-08-22T14:10:41-06:00August 22nd, 2019|DIY, Featured, Home and Style, Stories|

Most teachers make their jobs look easy. In reality, helping hundreds of children and young adults grow both in their studies and as people is no easy feat. It takes up hours out of the day that go beyond the classroom. Creating lesson plans and grading tests can’t be done during class time, and neither [...]

End of Season Sale, September 1-3rd. How To Keep Enjoying Summer

2018-08-27T07:49:15-06:00August 27th, 2018|Events, Featured|

Our End of Season Sale runs from September 1-3rd at all Goodwill locations in Alberta!  Summer isn’t over yet, but the mornings are starting to get a bit cooler and the kids go back to school soon. So we’re gearing up for autumn at Goodwill. This long weekend (September 1-3) we’re excited to be running [...]

How To Outfit Your Dorm Room Like A Pro

2018-08-12T17:54:39-06:00August 10th, 2018|DIY, Featured, Home and Style|

The new semester is coming closer and the shopping list for furnishing your new student digs is growing longer and longer. The biggest problem? Being a student means being on a tight budget! You can’t afford to blow your student loan outfitting your new apartment when you also have that long reading list to pay [...]

Meet our Donation Drive Coordinators!

2018-03-22T11:29:21-06:00June 15th, 2015|Get Involved, News Category Archive|

This summer Goodwill Industries of Alberta hired two coordinators to help community groups, schools and businesses organize donation drives. We did a quick Q & A with Owen Ferguson in Calgary and Doug Harvey in Edmonton to get to know them better! Owen Ferguson, Calgary & Southern Region Donation Drive Coordinator Why did you want [...]

Goodwill Industries of Alberta Greatness Awards 2014

2018-07-19T15:12:22-06:00September 23rd, 2014|News Category Archive|

On Thursday, September 17,  we had the pleasure of being joined by our Calgary Goodwillians for the Goodwill Greatness Awards 2014. We must thank our sponsors as without them, the evening wouldn’t have been possible. Award Sponsors: Columbia College Pivotal Project Management Renfrew Insurance Ltd. Talentcor XL 103.1fm We would also like to recognize the Award [...]