In Goodwill San Antonio's "Good News" newsletter, we share stories about our clients, team members, and community events. It is our way of keeping you informed on how your continued support of our mission is making a difference in our community.

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Rummage Around 2018

Rummage Around Shopping Event 2018

On February 24th, our Goodwill hosted the 94th Annual Rummage Around shopping event in partnership with the Junior League of San Antonio. This year's event proved to be the best yet with shoppers receiving 25% off of amazing treasures at 11 of our participating locations. More importantly, through this sale, we were able to once again have a significant impact on our community by supporting local non-profit partners.

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Maria Success Stoy

Maria - Courage, Positivity and Conviction

Abused.  Broken.  Empty.  These are the words Maria uses to describe life growing up in a home filled with domestic violence.  She witnessed the abuse between her parents and many times bore the brunt herself.  She found love and acceptance in fragmented relationships, and became a young mother to nine children only to repeat the cycle she grew up in. Hoping for a new start, Maria traveled to San Antonio with her children and partner.  But struggles followed. Stress and uncertainty led to abuse.

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Goodwill San Antonio 2018 Fiesta Medal

Get Ready to Celebrate Fiesta 2018 with Goodwill San Antonio

Break out the confetti as our 2018 Fiesta Medal will soon be available for an $8 donation at select Goodwill San Antonio locations. This year's medal features our mission to help change lives through the power of work.

We are excited to participate in the 2018 Texas Cavaliers River Parade on April 23rd! This year's parade theme is Magnificent Missions with the Goodwill San Antonio float theme being “Mission to Slam Dunk”. Among the float participants will be our very own Good William and our four 2017 Going Above and Beyond Award Winners.

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Success and Disability-Lowell Butler

Success and Disability

DisabilitySA and Goodwill San Antonio teamed up to host an inspiring and engaging conversation designed to help people with disabilities navigate success through meaningful employment. The event featured a moderated panel discussion comprised of people with disabilities who are achieving success in the workplace or in higher education. Through interactive dialogue, panelists shared real-life experiences that helped shape their success despite any obstacles they have overcome. 

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Earth Day is Every Day at Goodwill

Did you know Goodwill San Antonio diverted 14.6 million pounds of items from our local landfills last year? We were able to do so because of you!

By donating to Goodwill San Antonio, you are not only making a difference in our environment, you are also supporting our mission of helping change lives through the power of work. 

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