With a heavy heart, we share news of the passing of a dear friend and inspiration, Alec “Bunk” Wurth. We are honored to have known such a beautiful individual and to have been a part of his journey through the Goodwill Fitness & Technology Center and Assistive Technology Exchange Center. His contagious joy and unyielding determination will forever be remembered and serve as inspiration to all of us. This American flag painting he completed for us last year will hang in the Goodwill of Orange County offices in his honor always.


Goodwill of Orange County was proud to host its Third Annual Gala, benefitting our veterans’ services, fitness center, and assistive technology programs. Co-chairs Alaina Stamos-Talarico, Anthea Chade, and Dr. Jacqueline Dupont brought together nearly 500 attendees at the Ritz Carlton, Dana Point. John Stamos, Bob Saget, and Dave Coulier hosted the evening that featured a Grammy-award winning line-up of six entertainment legends. Most of all the mission and vision of the ninety-two year old organization was shared, especially in this video.


Rockin' All-Star Lineup: Six Chart Toppers to Perform at Goodwill of Orange County's Third Annual Gala This November


Goodwill of Orange County Awarded $25,000 Grant From Bank of America to Serve O.C. Veterans


Goodwill CEO Frank Talarico, Jr. to Serve as Speaker at Saddleback College's 2016 Commencement Ceremony


Upcoming Events

Goodwill of Orange County Faley Special Games

4/21/2017 Hosted at Cal State Fullerton, this year’s event marks the 31st consecutive year of the Faley Special Games and is scheduled for Friday, May 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. More than 80 local schools are signed up to participate and upwards of 6,500 athletes and volunteers are expected. Click the link below for more information or to find out how you can help support this year's event.



Todd Tripp, Joan Dornbach, and John Kearney

We are so proud to support Goodwill and to be advocates for the work they are doing in the community to provide greater independence for so many who are seeking the training and skills that will help them get and keep jobs. The tournament is a stellar event and I highly recommend it for companies who want to enjoy a great day of play for a great cause.

John Kearney, Vice President and District Manager, U.S. Bank, Goodwill Board Member and 2010 Presenting Sponsor.