Crazy for Color

I love a bright and colorful ensemble. Despite my oft-professed love of the ever-versatile neutral, brights can be just as multi-functional in a girl’s wardrobe, as long as they’re being used in the right way.Which is why I was so happy to stumble across a whole rack of vividly colored, patterned, and beautifully bright scarves … Continue reading Crazy for Color

Tambien hablamos en tu idioma.

We speak Spanish too! In this video shot for Telemundo, our own Jose Medellin is interviewed about how shopping at our Goodwill stores benefits our programs and contributes to the work we do:  to empower individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment to gain independence through the power of work. En este video , Telemundo entrevista a nuestro propio Jose … Continue reading Tambien hablamos en tu idioma.

Beyoncé and Goodwill® Team Up to Support Jobs and Transform Lives

GOOD news! Goodwill Industries of Greater NY and Northern NJ is excited to announce that Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is lending her voice to help Goodwill® transform lives for GOOD. As she kicked off her The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour in Los Angeles on Friday, June 28, Beyoncé announced she was joining Goodwill to help change … Continue reading Beyoncé and Goodwill® Team Up to Support Jobs and Transform Lives

Wild About Wood

Wooden accessories never go out of style. They’re classic pieces with a rustic kind of charm that can add a real funky flair to almost any look, without making it appear too stuffy or overdone. And in the summer months especially, that’s exactly the kind of accessory a girl needs to take any casual hot-weather look … Continue reading Wild About Wood

Summer Camp in Full Swing

An excited group of seventy campers from the Goodwill Summer Program at the New Mountain Academy Summer Camp went on a field trip last week to the Statue of Liberty!The campers traveled down to Battery Park, where they were picked up by a cruise liner that took them on a tour around the harbor and … Continue reading Summer Camp in Full Swing

Bargains Galore at Metro Area Goodwill Weekend Window Sales

Steinway Store - Fridays, July 19 & 26 32-36 Steinway Street, Astoria, NY 11103 | 718.932.0418Tickets are distributed at 8:15 a.m. to customers in line, first come-first serve. Doors open at 9 a.m. to all customers, who are taken in numerical order. Purchases are limited to two window items per customer. Once their window transaction is complete, customers are free to … Continue reading Bargains Galore at Metro Area Goodwill Weekend Window Sales

Too Hot to Handle

The heat wave has hit. And after a slow start to the summer, boy has it hit hard. There’s only so much you can do to keep yourself looking and feeling good when the intense July heat and humidity starts to feel overwhelming and oppressive, and it’s set to do so this week. So carry … Continue reading Too Hot to Handle