LI-COR Donation Drive

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

Decluttering just got easier for LI-COR employees! Bring your gently used donations to the Goodwill barrels in the lobby from October 16 to October 27.  Goodwill accepts clothing, electronics, and home goods, but we cannot accept microwaves or TVs.  Visit https://lincolngoodwill.org/donate/what-to-donate/ for a more comprehensive list of the items we do and don't accept.  Your donations make Lincoln greener and help fund employment services and programs in the community. Questions? Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.

Howl-O-Ween Pet Costume Contest

Gateway Mall 6100 O Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Boolieve it or not, Halloween is just around the corner and it’s time to get creative! Enter your four-legged friend in Goodwill’s Howl-O-Ween Pet Costume Contest Saturday, October 21st at Gateway Mall. We’re looking for the most creative costumes for pets. Pre-register online or register the day of the event between 1:30 and 2:00 outside of Victoria Secret. Runway show for judging will begin at 2:15. Judges will pick winners for a special prize package. All pets in attendance must be on leash at all times. Enter the center through the northwest entrance by Lenscrafters.

Mahoney Manor Centralized Pick Up

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

On Saturday, October 21, at 3PM, Goodwill will be parked at the Mahoney Manor following their rummage sales.  Goodwill accepts gently used clothing, electronics and homegoods, but we cannot accept TVs or microwaves.  For a full list of items we do and don't accept, visit https://lincolngoodwill.org/donate/what-to-donate/.  Revenue from your donations supports programs that help job seekers develop the skills they need for employment. Questions? Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.

Candy Crawl Indoor Trick or Treat

Gateway Mall 6100 O Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Happy Halloween! Participating Gateway stores will be handing out treats to kids ages 12 and under. At 6PM, Goodwill will host a costume contest behind Scooters, and judges will pick winners for a special prize package. No pre-registration required.

Lux Middle School Donation Drive

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

From November 6th to November 10, Lux Middle School will be hosting a donation drive in participation with the LPS Green Schools Recognition Program. Students and staff are encouraged to bring gently used donations to the Goodwill barrels.  Goodwill accepts clothing, electronics, and home goods, but we cannot accept microwaves or TVs. Visit https://lincolngoodwill.org/donate/what-to-donate/ for a more comprehensive list of the items we do and don't accept.  Your donations make Lincoln greener and help fund employment services and programs in the community. Questions?  Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.  

Folsom Ridge Apartments Donation Drive

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

Decluttering just got easier for Folsom Ridge Apartments residents! Bring your gently used donations to the Goodwill barrels in the lobby from November 6 to November 17.  Goodwill accepts clothing, electronics, and home goods, but we cannot accept microwaves or TVs.  Visit https://lincolngoodwill.org/donate/what-to-donate/ for a more comprehensive list of the items we do and don't accept.  Your donations make Lincoln greener and help fund employment services and programs in the community. Questions? Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.

America Recycles Day Electronics Drive

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

Give your old technology a new life by donating to Lincoln Goodwill’s Electronics Drive! On Saturday, November 18th from 10AM - 2PM, bring your electronics and small appliances to the parking lot of our thrift store at 4555 Vine Street.   All donated electronics will be resold, refurbished, or responsibly recycled through Goodwill's partnership with Dell Reconnect.  We accept phones, office equipment, small appliances, and consumer electronics.  We cannot accept televisions or microwaves.  In 2022 alone, Lincoln Goodwill diverted 105, 542 pounds of electronic waste from the landfill.  Your donation not only reduces e-waste but also creates job opportunities for community members in the Lincoln area. If you are unable to attend, Lincoln Goodwill accepts electronic donations year-round at all retail locations.  Questions? Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.

Letters to Santa/Make & Take Workshop

Gateway Mall 6100 O Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Visit Gateway Mall on Sunday, December 3rd, 2023 from 10:30AM to 11:30AM for two free holiday DIY crafts, brought to you by Goodwill’s Bits & Pieces! Write a letter to Santa. Choose a card and decorate it with the supplies provided. Before you leave, place your letter in the mailbox, and we’ll ensure it gets to the North Pole. Create an ornament. Use craft materials commonly found at Goodwill to build your own holiday decorations. Note: this craft uses tools like scissors and hot glue guns; please be cautious. Adult supervision for children is strongly encouraged. No need to sign up beforehand; just bring yourself and your wishes, and Goodwill will take care of the rest. This workshop takes place during Gateway Mall’s Sensitive Santa event, located in the event space behind Scooter’s.

Paws & Claus: Create a Secondhand Dog Toy

Gateway Mall 6100 O Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Celebrate the Howl-idays with Goodwill! Visit Gateway Mall on Monday, December 11th from 5PM – 7PM to create a dog toy using secondhand textiles, provided by Goodwill. Give the finished toy to your four-legged friend or donate to the featured rescue organization. This workshop is completely free and all items are supplied for you. Note: the featured craft uses scissors; please be careful. Adult supervision for children is strongly encouraged. No pre-registration required. Located in the event space behind Scooter’s.

Letters to Santa/Make & Take Workshop

Gateway Mall 6100 O Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Visit Gateway Mall on Saturday, December 16th, 2023 from 1PM to 3PM for two free holiday DIY crafts, brought to you by Goodwill’s Bits & Pieces! Write a letter to Santa. Choose a card and decorate it with the supplies provided. Before you leave, place your letter in the mailbox, and we’ll ensure it gets to the North Pole. Create an ornament. Use craft materials commonly found at Goodwill to build your own holiday decorations. Note: this craft uses tools like scissors and hot glue guns; please be cautious. Adult supervision for children is strongly encouraged. No need to sign up beforehand; just bring yourself and your wishes, and Goodwill will take care of the rest. Located in the event space behind Scooter’s.

January Electronics Drive

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

Celebrate National Technology Day by donating to Goodwill’s seventh annual Electronics Drive! On Saturday, January 6th from 10am to 2pm, bring your electronics and small appliances to the parking lot in front of our thrift store at 4555 Vine Street.  All donated electronics will be resold, refurbished, or responsibly recycled through Goodwill's partnership with Dell Reconnect. We accept phones, office equipment, small appliances, and consumer electronics. We cannot accept televisions or microwaves. In 2022 alone, Lincoln Goodwill diverted 105, 542 pounds of electronic waste from the landfill. Your donation not only reduces e-waste but also creates job opportunities for community members in the Lincoln area. If you are unable to attend, Lincoln Goodwill accepts electronic donations year-round at all retail locations. Questions? Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.

York Home Show Centralized Pick Up

Goodwill Main Office 2100 Judson St, Lincoln, NE, United States

Bring your gently used donations to the Goodwill truck on Saturday, February 17, from 9 AM - 12 PM located at the Holthus Event Center in York, NE.  Goodwill accepts clothing, electronics, and home goods, but we cannot accept microwaves or TVs. Visit https://lincolngoodwill.org/donate/what-to-donate/ for a more comprehensive list of the items we do and don’t accept. Your donations make Lincoln greener and help fund employment services and programs in the community. Questions? Email donate@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-742-8456.

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