Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties, Inc. is a private, nonprofit corporation that provides vocational and educational opportunities for people with barriers to employment to improve their work skills and enhance their economic independence. Goodwill's services are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. Goodwill is funded primarily through the collection and resale of donated goods at retail stores located throughout Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties. Goodwill believes in the inherent value of work and the concept that people deserve the opportunity to reach their maximum potential and the highest level of self-sufficiency.
Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties have regular sale events at participating stores throughout the month:
Every Monday - 25% Discount all day for Seniors, Students, and Active Military Personnel. (Must have ID.)
2nd Wednesday of the Month - 50% off Customer Appreciation Sale, 9:00am - 1:00pm.
Last Wednesday of the Month - 50% off Customer Appreciation Sale, 5:00pm - 9:00pm.
Every Friday - Sunday: - 50% off specific color tagged items. (e.g. all green tags)
Manager Specials - Call your nearest store to find out about weekly specials.
Every Day Sale - Huge discounts every day at our Goodwill Wholesale Outlet located at 1000 Del Norte Blvd. in Oxnard.
*Sales/Discounts not valid with any other offer. Sale excludes purple tag items and mattresses.
The Careers in Retail (CiR) Initiative is a unique, free program designed to equip experienced, entry-level employees with the skills and credentials to advance to in-demand positions. The program provides the training and support necessary to gain a middle skills/middle management position in retail, food and beverage and/or hospitality and tourism industries.
Participants are able to take assessments on general knowledge, retail skills and work ethic to create individual plans for growth, building on their strengths and assisting to improve their areas of weakness. Participants receive training on content areas such as decision making, human resources and soft skills.
Goodwill will help place participants in middle skill positions in retail, hospitality and food service industries!