Goodwill

The Manteca goodwill store. (CBS)

San Jose Goodwill Worker’s Good Deed Gets Repaid After Finding $7,500 In Donated Suit Pocket

A San Jose Goodwill worker found $7,500 cash in a donated suit pocket and went through the painstaking process to return the money to the owner, who then repaid the organization a portion of those findings.

09/05/2014

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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.

07/11/2014

A Goodwill worker loads used clothes pressed by a compactor. (CBS)

Goodwill Developing New Economy, Ways To Keep Textiles Local

Those stained and worn clothes that get thrown away can actually be put to good use. According to major Bay Area charity, Goodwill, they’re using the clothes to generate revenue to develop a new economy.

09/06/2013

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No Pests At Burlingame Goodwill Warehouse Hit With Bedbug Infestation

As of Wednesday, there was no evidence of bedbugs at a Burlingame Goodwill Industries warehouse, officials with the donation center reported.

07/31/2013

The Manteca goodwill store. (CBS)

Bed Bug Scare Shuts Down 2 Bay Area Goodwill Warehouses

A bed bug scare has forced Goodwill Industries to shut down two Bay Area warehouses and dispose of loads of donated goods, a spokesman said Tuesday.

07/30/2013

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Best Stores With A Cause On The Peninsula

Do you want to feel good about spending money? Why not shop at a store with a cause?

03/19/2013

The Manteca goodwill store. (CBS)

Squatters Camp Out, Smoke Pot On Roof Of Manteca Goodwill

It’s a discovery that’s got people dumbfounded. A homeless hangout was found on the roof of a Goodwill store, complete with a TV hook up and cookware.

08/09/2012

Clothes donated to 1Closet.

High Five: Bay Area Girl Helps Bring Latest Fashions To Teens In Need

Bay Area teen Laura started 1Closet, an effort to collect new or gently used clothes she gives to other teens

08/08/2012

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