Goodwill Events and Promotions

Attend a Job Fair in Evanston!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 26, 2016 2:25:06 PM



Goodwill Retail Services, one of the fastest growing retailers in the area, is seeking individuals who have a desire to grow with us. While other retailers are downsizing, we are experiencing substantial growth and have many opportunities available for advancement. Join us today to get started on your own Goodwill Career Path.

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Immediate Positions Available in Frankfort & Orland Park!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 19, 2016 2:16:33 PM

Goodwill Retail Services, one of the fastest growing retailers in the area, is seeking individuals who have a desire to grow with us. While other retailers are downsizing, we are experiencing substantial growth and have many opportunities available for advancement. Join us today to get started on your own Goodwill Career Path.

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Topics: Goodwill Job Fair, Work for Goodwill, careers at Goodwill, Goodwill Jobs

WFAQ-LP FM Hosting Live Broadcast from Goodwill in Pewaukee

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 19, 2016 1:55:45 PM

The non-profit Low-Power FM (LPFM) community radio station WFAQ-LP FM, anchored in Mukwonago, will conduct its first Live Remote broadcast on Saturday, October 22 from noon until 4 p.m. at the Goodwill Store & Donation Center in Pewaukee.

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Topics: WFAQ-LP, Goodwill, Goodwill Store & Donation Center

Goodwill's DIY Halloween Costume Contest Going on Now!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 17, 2016 3:01:00 PM

We're looking for the top two Halloween do-it-yourselfers!

Can’t resist creating a one-of-a-kind costume? Show us how crafty you really are and enter our 2016 DIY Halloween Costume Contest for your chance to win a Fitbit Blaze smartwatch and a $75 Goodwill gift card! The runner-up will receive a $50 Goodwill gift card and a $50 Marcus gift card. 

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Topics: Goodwill's Halloween Costume Contest, Halloween costume contest, DIY Halloween Costume Contest, costume contest

October 15th is Scratch-off Day at Goodwill!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 14, 2016 3:29:37 PM

As a Club Goodwill REwards member, when you shop Goodwill on the 15th of every month you'll receive a scratch-off ticket for a 10%, 15% or 20% discount.

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Topics: Goodwill scratch off day, Goodwill Customer Appreciation Day, Goodwill scratch off ticket

New Skokie Location Opening Soon!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 14, 2016 12:00:00 PM

Join us as we celebrate the Grand Opening of our Goodwill Store & Donation Center at 5518 Touhy Avenue in Skokie. Doors open at 8 a.m. on Friday, October 28th and the festivities will continue through Sunday, October 30th. 

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Topics: Goodwill grand opening, Goodwill, Skokie

Win a Visit from the Chicago Blackhawks at your School!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 11, 2016 12:04:45 PM

Get those donations ready! The Fall Haul Donation Challenge is coming soon!

Start donating beginning November 1, 2016 to win an appearance by the Chicago Blackhawks at your school! Simply go to any participating Goodwill Store and Donation Center with your donations and ask the Goodwill Donation Attendant for the Fall Haul Donation slip. Remember: only donations made between November 1 and November 30, 2016, will count!
Simply indicate your school name, city of the school and number of items donated.

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Topics: Goodwill's Fall Haul, Goodwill's Fall Haul Donation Challenge, Chicago Blackhawks

The Fall Haul Donation Challenge is Coming Soon!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 11, 2016 12:00:41 PM

Get those donations ready! The Fall Haul Donation Challenge is coming soon!

Start donating beginning November 1, 2016 to win a FREE live show at your high school (performer to be named soon)! Simply go to any participating Goodwill Store and Donation Center with your donations and ask the Goodwill Donation Attendant for the Fall Haul Donation slip. Remember: only donations made between November 1 and November 30, 2016, will count!
Simply indicate your school name, city of the school and number of items donated.

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Topics: Fall Haul Donation Challenge, Goodwill's Fall Haul Donation Challenge, Fall Haul

Work for Goodwill in Evanston!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 10, 2016 4:02:30 PM


Goodwill Retail Services, one of the fastest growing retailers in the area, is seeking individuals who have a desire to grow with us. While other retailers are downsizing, we are experiencing substantial growth and have many opportunities available for advancement. Join us today to get started on your own Goodwill Career Path.

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The Goodwill & Steinhafels Dining Trade-In Event is Going on Now!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 10, 2016 11:09:10 AM
Purchase a NEW dining set worth $699 or more at Steinhafels between now and October 28th and receive FREE delivery (a $95 value) upon agreement to donate your old dining set to Goodwill.

FREE pickup of your old set will be provided!
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Topics: Steinhafels, Steinhafels Dining Trade-In Event, Goodwill

Goodwill Recognizes National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 7, 2016 11:38:26 AM

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. With origins dating as far back as 1945, it marks the federal government’s effort to urge employers to consider the talents of all workers, including those with disabilities. Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago encourages employers in both the private and public sectors to strengthen their workforces by hiring qualified people with disabilities. 

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Topics: Goodwill, National Disability Employment Awareness Month, disability awareness

Attend a Goodwill Job Fair in Waukesha!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 7, 2016 11:25:00 AM


Goodwill Retail Services, one of the fastest growing retailers in the area, is seeking individuals who have a desire to grow with us. While other retailers are downsizing, we are experiencing substantial growth and have many opportunities available for advancement. Join us today to get started on your own Goodwill Career Path.

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Topics: Work for Goodwill, Goodwill Job Fair, jobs at Goodwill

We're Hiring in Lake Zurich - Apply Now!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 7, 2016 11:06:10 AM

Goodwill Retail Services, one of the fastest growing retailers in the area, is seeking individuals who have a desire to grow with us— and we have immediate jobs available NOW at our Goodwill Store & Donation Center in Lake Zurich! While other retailers are downsizing, we are experiencing substantial growth and have many opportunities available for advancement. Join us today to get started on your own Goodwill Career Path.

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Win Six Flags Tickets or a Visit with the SHE Trick or Treat Truck!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 6, 2016 4:54:35 PM


Meet Lisa Kosty of the New SHE 100.3 FM and The SHE Team at Goodwill! Stop by for your chance to win Six Flags Fright Fest tickets (a pair will be given away every 15 minutes) and the Grand Prize—a visit by the SHE Trick or Treat Truck for your Halloween festivities! The event locations, dates and times are listed below and will feature either a fortune teller or Halloween make up artist, candy for the kids and more!

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Topics: Goodwill, Halloween, Trick or Treat Truck, WSHE FM

Treetime Trade-In Event Going on Now!

Posted by Jamie Klinger-Krebs on Oct 1, 2016 1:41:00 PM
The Treetime Christmas Creations promotion is upon us once again this year. In an effort to spread holiday joy, area residents are being asked to donate their gently used artificial Christmas trees to benefit Goodwill. Each tree donated will in turn be available for purchase at area Goodwill Store and Donation Centers, and the funds from selling donated trees and items will provide training and job opportunities for people within the community.
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Topics: Goodwill, Treetime, Treetime Trade-In Sale, Treetime Trade-In Event