CLASS: Conversational Spanish Classes


EVENT: Ambassador Luncheon

YOU are invited to our Ambassador Luncheon!

ambassador luncheon

Supporting Goodwill Manasota
Join us on April 30, 2015 at Michael's on East from 11:30am - 1pm.
This event is free for Ambassadors and $25 for guests. To RSVP, contact
Goodwill Manasota at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 941.355.2721 x163.


EVENT: Spring Awakening Celebration


Join Goodwill Manasota and Garden of the Heart Yoga Center to learn about the benefits of yoga from a panel of experts and enjoy cuisine from a variety of local restaurants, craft beer and wine, and music.

All proceeds from this event benefit the Karma Yoga Outreach Program which includes yoga classes specifically geared towards Veterans, children with special needs and Parkinson’s patients.

4pm — 5pm

Learn more about Yoga and how it is changing lives. The Karma Yoga Outreach Program of Garden of the Heart Yoga Center is dedicated to bringing the healing, transformative effects of therapeutic yoga to targeted populations in the Sarasota community. Please join us for this informative fundraising event and hear a panel of experts present information and evidence on how yoga has helped adults and children in these special populations access their sense of focus, calmness, and overall well-being. 

To Register: 

Topics include:

·Connected Warriors, a specialty Yoga for Veterans

·Yoga for Children with Special Needs

·Yoga for Parkinson's Patients

5pm — 6:30pm — Celebration

Enjoy cuisine from a variety of local restaurants, craft beer and wine, and music.

CLASS: Greeting Card Classes

What: Card making classes 

When: Thursdays

April 2, 9, 16 & 23

6pm – 7:30pm

Where: Goodwill Mecca Community Room
5150 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34234

Facilitated by: Sara Holloway

RSVP: 941.355.2721 x241, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Description: Beginners are welcome to attend this class where participants will learn to make greeting cards using a variety of methods including stamping, stenciling, punching and die-cutting. A new card will be made each session. Get those creative juices flowing and enroll while space is still available. Attendance is free and all materials will be provided. 


SALE: Tara Bookapalooza


Sale valid at Tara Bookstore only! Does not include retail locations, bargain barns and clearance centers.

Cannot be combined with any other discount and excludes furniture, bus passes and new goods. 

Update to Coupon Policy

As of January 5, 2015, Goodwill Manasota will no longer offer coupons for any of our retail stores, bargain barns, clearance centers and bookstores. With this change, we will be able to provide more services to the communityas we continue our mission of changing lives through the power of work by helping people find employment on the path to self-sufficiency. We are also working to expand and increase the reach and impact of our Job Connection centers, Community Rooms, Good Neighbor Programs and our Veterans Services Program. As we move forward in 2015, we are planning new sales and promotions in addition to the regular sales enjoyed by all customers. We apologize for any inconveniences and we thank you for your continued support – when you donate and shop at Goodwill, you help us place people in jobs.