October 12, 2018

TRICKS AND TREATS AT #OCGOODWILL

Halloween night is coming real soon In need of a mask or a new witch’s broom? Goodwill of Orange County has all you will need Be forewarned — your expectations we will exceed From steampunk to mystical, there is something for all So stop in before the 31st at nightfall! Check out the spooktacular costume inspirations...
Goodwill of Orange County Halloween Poster

October 3, 2018

FEELING EMPOWERED, DEVINA EXERCISES GREATER INDEPENDENCE

“When I am active, I notice a huge difference in overall activities, regular strengthening and improved balance,” says Devina Roblas, crediting Goodwill of Orange County’s Rogers A. Severson Fitness & Technology Center as the catalyst that allows her to stay fit. After experiencing a spinal cord injury that put her in a wheelchair, Devina could...

September 28, 2018

LEGGING SEASON WITH #OCGOODWILL

Fall is finally here which means legging season has officially begun! When styled the right way, the comfortable alternative to pants can make for the perfect casual outfit. Let Goodwill of Orange County help take your legging game to the next level this fall! Check out these legging must-haves we found at our Goodwill Store...
White t-shirt with text that reads kale on the front, Grey jacket, black leggings, and black shoes

September 10, 2018

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH: #OCGOODWILL’S SENIOR DIRECTOR OF HUMAN SERVICES RICK ADAMS

Getting to know Goodwill of OC’s Senior Director of Human Services Rick Adams. Name: Richard Roy Adams Nickname: Rick (sometimes spelled Rikk) or Roy Title: Senior Director of Human Services Years working at Goodwill of OC: 21 What is your favorite part about working at Goodwill? Nearly every day I get to work in small yet diverse...
Rick Adams

September 7, 2018

STANDING STRONG, BILL EXERCISES GREATER INDEPENDENCE

“It’s been a lot of hard work, but I am pretty independent now and the Goodwill Fitness & Technology Center has helped me tremendously,” says Bill Calliham reflecting on his past six years of membership. After being diagnosed with Guillan-Barré syndrome, the mobility of his arms and legs was greatly affected. Bill went from being...
Bill Calliham

September 4, 2018

GOODWILL OF ORANGE COUNTY NAMES NICOLE SUYDAM AS PRESIDENT AND CEO

Goodwill of Orange County announced today the appointment of Nicole Suydam as president and CEO of the social enterprise organization. Suydam, who served nearly a decade as Goodwill of Orange County’s vice president of Development, has more than 20 years of management and leadership experience working with local and national nonprofits dedicated to meeting human...
Nicole Suydam

August 30, 2018

EXPLORE SHOPGOODWILL.COM’S TREASURES TODAY – PART THREE

shopgoodwill.com brings thousands of one-of-a-kind Goodwill donations from across the nation together into one incredible online treasure box. Have you taken your love for Goodwill shopping into cyber space? shopgoodwill.com is the first and largest e-commerce auction platform created and operated by a nonprofit, Goodwill of Orange County. More than 120 Goodwill organizations nationwide list...

August 22, 2018

WITH HARD WORK COMES GREAT REWARDS

Think back to one of your first jobs. Were you in high school or was it during summer vacation? Were you excited, anxious or even scared? Think back to all the lessons you learned during your first work experiences. How to get along with coworkers, the importance of punctuality, and following a dress code. How...
Charles

August 18, 2018

SEAMLESS SUMMER TO FALL FASHION WITH #OCGOODWILL

How is it already August? As the final weeks of summer come to an end, it’s the perfect time to start transitioning your wardrobe into the new fall season. If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest in fashion news, Goodwill of Orange County is here to help. This fall, it’s all about plaid...
Plaid Jacket

August 9, 2018

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH: #OCGOODWILL’S ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE CENTER MANAGER LAUREN MENNIG

Getting to know Goodwill of OC’s Assistive Technology Exchange Center Manager Lauren Mennig. Name: Lauren Mennig Title: Assistive Technology Exchange Center Manager Years working at Goodwill of OC: 10 What is your favorite part about working at Goodwill? Being a part of a team that is passionate about serving and working with our program participants. Also, being...
Lauren Mennig