Local Non-Profits Team Up to Raise Funds Through Sustainable Shopping & Fashion
By: The Junior League of San Antonio
The Junior League of San Antonio and Goodwill San Antonio are celebrating 11 years of partnership to help others serving the needs of our community at the annual Rummage Around Shopping Event. The event will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 11 participating Goodwill San Antonio Store Locations. In addition, every customer that makes a purchase will help support the important work of 16 local non-profits:
• Alpha Home
• Antioch Food Bank
• Any Baby Can of San Antonio, Inc.
• Boys & Girls Clubs of San Antonio
• Boy Scouts of America - Alamo Area Council
• Child Advocates San Antonio (CASA)
• Clarity Child Guidance Center
• Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center
• Epilepsy Foundation Central & South Texas
• Good Samaritan Community Services
• Guide Dogs of Texas, Inc.
• Latched Support
• Magdalena House (Magdalena Ministries, Inc.)
• Roy Maas Youth Alternatives
• SA Christian Hope Resource Center
• San Antonio Metropolitan Ministry, Inc. (SAMMinistries)
Since 2009, Rummage Around has generated more than $310,000 in Goodwill gift cards for local non-profits. To learn more about Rummage Around please visit https://www.goodwillsa.org/
About Junior League of San Antonio
The Junior League of San Antonio, Inc. is an all-women league realizing our gifts, passion, and purpose. We will advance San Antonio through bold female leadership in positions of responsibility and influence and are committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. Learn more at jlsa.org.
About Goodwill San Antonio
Serving San Antonio since 1945, Goodwill San Antonio is a Section 501(c)(3) non-profit social enterprise that helps change lives through the power of work. When you donate to or shop at Goodwill, your purchases and donations help fund education, training and career services to empower people with disabilities and life barriers to find meaningful employment. In addition to operating retail stores and donation stations in San Antonio, Cibolo, Kerrville, Laredo, New Braunfels, Seguin and the surrounding areas, Goodwill San Antonio provides certified vocational training programs through its Good Careers Academy, free employment services through its Good Career Centers, and manages contracts for the U.S. government and local municipalities for outsourced business services ranging from document management and contact center solutions to grounds maintenance and tree care activities through its Business Services operations.