Is Goodwill a Local Non-Profit?

Apr 21, 2016

Most everyone, when they think of Goodwill, they think about our stores. And if you ask them, they’ll tell you that Goodwill helps people. However, if you ask them who Goodwill helps, the answers often range from “people in poverty overseas”, to “people that can’t afford things at regular stores”, to a general category of […]

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Beach Wedding on a Budget

Mar 08, 2016

Who doesn’t love a good wedding?  They are full of dancing, friends, beauty, love and everyone having a good time.  The same cannot be said for the wedding planning process.  Anybody who has ever planned a wedding will tell you that getting to that special day is never as pleasant as they think it’s going […]

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Frugal, Fun and Fabulous Valentine’s Day – Revisited!

Feb 08, 2016

Last year we brought you a comprehensive list of some of our favorite Valentine’s Day ideas!  Rather than ditching our old ideas, we’re revisiting and updating some of our favorites for you as Valentine’s Day quickly approaches… (Originally posted February 2015, updated February 2016) Ahhh, February. That odd month with fewer days, ridiculous temperature shifts, and that […]

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Latest News and Updates

Special Memorial Day Auction Monday, May 30th

May 26, 2016

**Special Memorial Day Auction – Monday, May 30th!  See vehicles for auction here** Goodwill hosts five public auctions each week, as well as special holiday auctions — all with  thousands of housewares, electronics, furniture, collectibles, toys, books and more! All auctions are held at Goodwill’s Support Center in Richmond at 6301 Midlothian Turnpike, just east […]

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Memorial Day Operating Hours

May 23, 2016

In observance of Memorial Day, our operating hours will be as follows: Stores 9am – 6pm Richmond Outlet & E-Recycling 8am – 6pm Hampton Outlet & E-Recycling 9am – 6pm Auction (Richmond) 8am – 4:30pm Attended Donation Centers 8am – 6pm Community Employment Centers Closed 1911 & 6301 Support Centers and Administrative Offices Closed

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Vivienne’s Story #7Stories7Days

May 03, 2016

#7Stories7Days   More than 5 years ago at age 43, Vivienne Flanighan was homeless. Living in a shelter, Vivienne was receiving TANF [Temporary Assistance for Needy Families] funds and volunteering for Habitat for Humanity. “Everyone was talking about Goodwill’s TIE program,” said Vivienne. Determined to get into Goodwill’s Transition to Independence and Employment (TIE) program, […]

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