Christmas Tips from Zena

In honor of the holidays quickly approaching and our love of all things festive, we've brought in Zena, our Low-Cost Costume Maven 2009, to give us some tips on holiday shopping at Goodwill. In our interview below, Zena gives us her thoughts on the best holiday buys at Goodwill, how to decorate your tree for … Continue reading Christmas Tips from Zena

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at GoodwillNyNj! We are thankful for all your support - and for everything you do to help your communities. (And don't forget - tomorrow is the start of our big 25% off everything sale store-wide - just in case you want to get a little more do good-ing in … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!

25% off *Everything* this Weekend!

Attention all holiday shoppers!: This weekend ALL GOODWILL LOCATIONS in New York and Northern New Jersey are celebrating the holidays with a 25% OFF EVERYTHING IN THE STORE from 9am Friday, November 27, 2009 until 8pm Sunday, November 29, 2009. And listen up, crafters: 50% off all textiles between 6pm and 9pm. How's that for some … Continue reading 25% off *Everything* this Weekend!

Mid-Week Mini-Break, iv

Just one more day until the holiday weekend begins! Some of your have already boarded your planes, trains and automobiles, but even if you're having your turkey at home, you too can enjoy a little Thanksgiving travel with our weekly world wide web round-up... ...Blog Posts We Really Like This Week: Destructoid: About two weeks … Continue reading Mid-Week Mini-Break, iv

Help Make a Difference!

If you are on Facebook, help us make a difference in our community and vote for Long Island Works Coalition, Inc, a division of Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey, Inc. It'll only take a minute & will make you feel all warm inside right in time for the holidays. What … Continue reading Help Make a Difference!

A Weekend in Washington Heights

Happy Friday! Since we've spent the past few weeks telling you more about Goodwill's Washington Heights store, we thought why not go whole hog here and give you a full day's plan for visiting the uptown area? We do love ourselves a neighborhood daytrip! Come Saturday and Sunday, head up on to 181st Street store - … Continue reading A Weekend in Washington Heights

Mid-Week Mini-Break, iii

Wednesday means it's time for a whirlwind trip around the World Wide Web. Are your virtual bags packed? Delightful! Because we're about to take off... ...for our Wednesday feature, Blog Posts We Really Like This Week: XO Fashion: Today’s Goodwill Good Buy of the Week is an adorable suit that appears to be handmade. The jacket is a … Continue reading Mid-Week Mini-Break, iii

No Humbugs Allowed

We love the holidays. It's not even Thanksgiving yet, and we're picturing pine-scented living rooms, glowing fireplaces, twinkling menorahs, and all those blue-white-red-green delicious butter cookies. Yes, we here at GoodwillNyNj love the holidays - and so does Zena, GoodwillNyNj's Low-Cost Costume Maven 2009. Click below to join Zena and the whole Goodwill Harrison NJ team … Continue reading No Humbugs Allowed

JennyHats, Our Guest Blogger!

  Happy Monday! To celebrate the start of a new week, we have a special treat here at A Good Look -- we have our first GoodwillNyNj Creates guest-blogger post, and it's really, really cool. If you've ever decided to knit a scarf, you know that the material to make them can get incredibly costly … Continue reading JennyHats, Our Guest Blogger!

Goodwill’s Guests

We just got back our second set of photos from the Wheelchairs for the Community event and we thought, being proud New York and New Jersey residents, you might like to see more photos of our guests... Click on the button below for some NY NJ pride!: