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General Agency Information
Name:Goodwill Central Coast
Alternate Name(s):Goodwill Industries of Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties
Address:350 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-423-8611
Toll Free:800-551-8611
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Description:Goodwill Central Coast supports its employment, education and skills training programs primarily through the sale of donated goods. Items we always need: Clothing, household textiles of all kinds, housewares, jewelry, furniture, lamps, kitchenware, antiques, bicycles, shoes, small appliances, china, glassware, electronic equipment in good repair, knick knacks, linens, sporting equipment, books, cars and boats.

Items we cannot accept: Mattresses and bedding, furniture that needs repair or reupholstery, built-in appliances, plumbing fixtures, used building materials, water soaked or stained items, broken appliances, magazines, chemicals or paint.

You may drop off your unwanted electronics during donation centers' business hours. They will be recycled responsibly and kept out of landfills or from being shipped overseas.

Here's what we can take: televisions, flat panel displays, computer monitors, computers (CPU's), laptops, keyboards, printers, mice, hard drives, tape and zip drives, fax machines, gaming consoles, DVD players, VCR's, telephones, cell phones, digital cameras, radios, stereo components, cable and cords, power supplies, networking equipment, modems, routers, switches, printed circuit boards, lab equipment.

Home pick up service available call 1-800-894-8440.
Mission:The mission of Goodwill Industries of Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties, Inc. is to provide education, employment and job training services to people with barriers to employment. We support these services through the collection and sale of clothing and household items in such a manner as to encourage reuse/recycling of these material resources thereby creating employment that benefits and protects the environment.
Programs:Workforce Development Services is the education, training and employment division of Goodwill Central Coast.
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility:Open to All
Areas Served:Monterey County
San Luis Obispo County
Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Funding Source:Donations

Edward Durkee

Related Agencies
Child Agencies:Santa Cruz Career Center
Subject Headings
 Clothing Donation Programs
Donation Pickups
Electronic Waste Recycling
Household Goods
Job Search/Placement
Job Training
Nonprofit Retail Stores
Private Nonprofits
Vocational Education
This record last modified July 15, 2015