August 9, 2019

Sharing Goodwill with Nicole Suydam

“I think a lot of times people go straight to judgement. You never know the circumstances that led to someone’s situation. Eliminate the judgement. People need a second chance.” – Nicole Suydam, Sharing Goodwill Episode One.  We are so excited to announce the launch of our new podcast, Sharing Goodwill with Nicole Suydam! Good news, inspiring...
President and CEO Nicole Suydam's photo

August 2, 2019

Exclusive Outdoor Styling Event with Kate Keesee

Last month, Goodwill of Orange County teamed up with renowned Orange County DIY and home décor influencer and stylist Kate Keesee for an exclusive in-store event all about creating a perfect outdoor space without breaking the bank. Hosted at Goodwill’s Anaheim Town Square store, a VIP group of #OCGoodwill Instagram followers got the opportunity to...
Goodwill’s Anaheim Town Square store interior photo

July 25, 2019

Sizzle This Summer With #OCGoodwill

The sun’s out and the living’s easy! With summer comes barbecues, weekend getaways and beach days filling the calendar, an updated summer wardrobe is a must! Check out #OCGoodwill outfit inspiration and style advice to keep you stylish and feeling cool all summer long. SWEET SUMMER STYLE Get ready for your wardrobe to beam brighter than the sun...
Summer clothes, sleeveless top with trousers

July 15, 2019

2019 We Care Wednesday

The Orange County Fair has begun! You can get into the fair for FREE this year simply by giving back to your local community! As part of #WeCareWednesday, the OC Fair is partnering with several Orange County nonprofit organizations, including Share our Shelves, Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, OC Food Bank, Think Together...
OC Fair We Care Wednesday Invitation card with events listed

June 27, 2019

Patriotic Pride With #OCGoodwill

Oh, my stars & stripes – Fourth of July is almost here! Whether you’re going to a barbecue, picnic or pool party, show your patriotic pride with festive looks from Goodwill of Orange County. Check out what we discovered at some of our local stores! LITTLE FIRECRACKERS Looking for an outfit for your little one?...
Girls' sleeveless dress and shoes with stripes and stars

June 4, 2019

Spring Fashion Finds with #OCGoodwill

The air is fresh, flowers have bloomed and the weather is starting to warm up – it must be spring! It’s time to replace those bulky winter sweaters with light and airy pieces for the new season. Lucky for you #OCGoodwill is here to help make your winter to spring wardrobe transition seamless and affordable....
Heels, half shoes, and bags

June 4, 2019

#OCGoodwill Celebrates Goodwill Industries Week

Last week, Goodwill of Orange County celebrated Goodwill Industries Week. Observed the first full week of May since 1951, Goodwill Industries Week highlights the mission of Goodwill – helping people facing barriers find and keep meaningful employment. Instead of hosting a sale or a job fair, our top executives rolled up their sleeves to work...
Employees at Goodwill of Orange County poses as they celebrate Goodwill Industries Week.

May 27, 2019

Wishing You All a Worthy Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day.  For many Americans, it’s simply a long weekend, a vacation time. Greetings of “Happy Memorial Day” can be heard at backyard barbecues and on the beach. This is all good, as we should celebrate the freedom to pursue happiness in our lives and thank those who serve our great United States....
Member of United States Military speaking into microphone on Memorial Day

May 22, 2019

Goodwill of Orange County’s Difference Maker – Eric Bisaillon

Last month, one of our own, Goodwill of Orange County Business Development Manager Eric Bisaillon was recognized with the Chamber Ambassador of the Year Award at Santa Ana Chamber’s 2019 Difference Makers event. The annual event honors local business leaders and outstanding graduating students who are impacting our community in extraordinary ways. And that is...
Goodwill of Orange County Business Development Manager receiving Chamber Ambassador of the Year Award at Santa Ana Chambers 2019

April 12, 2019

Goodwill of OC Earns Four-Star Charity Navigator Rating

Goodwill of Orange County has again earned a four-star rating, the highest possible ranking, from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. The four-star rating demonstrates our sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency. This is the sixth consecutive year we have earned the top distinction! Since 2002, using objective, data-driven analysis,...
Four star charity navigator rating