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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill: 1980s

September 11, 2023

Posted in: Community

The 1980s were an electrifying time, not only because of the vibrant fashion and music but also because of the revolutionary rise of the personal computer.

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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill: 1970s

August 14, 2023

Posted in: Vintage and Community

In the 1970s, Seattle's growth brought diversity and the need for disability support. Evergreen Goodwill of Northwest Washington assisted those facing economic and educational challenges. Like today, we offered free job training classes including cashiering, graphic arts, electronics, and banking, along with GED guidance, resume help, interviews, and English classes for non-native speakers. 

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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill: 1960s

July 10, 2023

Posted in: Vintage and Community

In the early 1960s the Seattle Lane Street headquarters and flagship store underwent significant expansion that provided more work and retail space. See what else influenced changes in the 1960s.

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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill: 1950s

June 12, 2023

Posted in: Vintage and Community

In 1953, the organization’s flagship store location was substantially expanded into the iconic store that remains today at 1400 South Lane Street in Seattle. This store continues to be the largest Goodwill thrift store in the world.

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SHOP WITH PRIDE AT CAPITOL HILL GOODWILL JUNE 22!

June 7, 2023

Posted in: Community, Fashion, Sales & Events, and Shop



Join Evergreen Goodwill for a fabulous shopping event celebrating Pride. Find your perfect Pride outfit with the help of local drag performers and a curated collection of sustainable fashion.

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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill: 1940s

May 8, 2023

Posted in: Vintage and Community

Evergreen Goodwill's history through the 1940s was marked by two distinct milestones that included being a great support during the wartime effort and a major fire that destroyed the organization's main warehouse and headquarters building, opening the doors to a modern beginning. 

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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill:1930s

April 13, 2023

Posted in: Vintage, Community, and Job Training & Education

An era marked by the Great Depression also represented an important opportunity for Evergreen Goodwill to provide support for those in need at its newly-developed headquarters facility.

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10 Decades in 10 Months of Evergreen Goodwill: 1920s

March 16, 2023

Posted in: Vintage, Community, Job Training & Education, and Shop

Evergreen Goodwill is celebrating 100 years of existence throughout 2023! Over the next 10 months, we'll highlight a different decade of our organization's history and the evolution of Evergreen Goodwill's Mission and community impact, starting where it all began – at the corner of Seattle's Boren Avenue & Virginia Street in 1923. 

 

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Evergreen Goodwill Releases 2022 Annual Report

March 3, 2023

Posted in: Press Releases, Community, Annual Reports, and Job Training & Education

Evergreen Goodwill of Northwest Washington is excited to present its 2022 Annual Report! The report highlights our commitment to environmental sustainability and our efforts to bridge the digital divide – including our brand-new Digital Equity Bus. Assisting Evergreen Goodwill students to overcome barriers to education and employment is at the core of this work.

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Evergreen Goodwill employees share perspective on Black History Month

February 8, 2023

Posted in: Community

Happy Black History Month! As we reflect, commemorate and start a conversation to carry on through the year, we heard from employees across the Evergreen Goodwill team who gave us their perspective on what Black History Month and this year’s theme means to them.

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