Two New Board Members Join For Goodness Sake

November 25, 2019

For Goodness Sake is pleased to welcome Cassandra Mitchell and Rebecca Makas to the board of directors.


Expansion of Service Area

October 1, 2019

For Goodness Sake has expanded its service area to pick up furniture donations and deliver to clients in 15 Connecticut towns.


For Goodness Sake Serves 1,000th Client!

January 26, 2019

Since its founding in 2013, For Goodness Sake has helped furnish the homes of 1,000 families in Connecticut.


New Pickup and Delivery Options

November 14, 2018

For Goodness Sake is now offering two options for referred clients to get their furniture. We still offer delivery, but now clients can get their furniture faster by picking up items themselves after we've received their referral. No appointment required!


Furniture Drive in Plainville and Farmington

November 12, 2018

For Goodness Sake will be having a Furniture Drive in the parking lot of Lowe's in Plainville on Saturday, November 24, from 10 am to 2 pm. We are also scheduling pickups for larger items and loads.


For Goodness Sake Expands Reach with New Partner Agencies

October 22, 2018

For Goodness Sake announces that it is now partnering with My Sisters' Place and EdAdvance Head Start, who are now able to refer clients that need our services.


For Goodness Sake Announces Move to Plainville

August 23, 2018

For Goodness Sake has announced that it will be moving in September from its Bristol location to a larger warehouse space at 123 Whiting Street, Unit A, in Plainville. The primary reason for the move is to gain additional space.


Kendra Morales Awarded $10,000 Grant for For Goodness Sake as Recipient of 2018 Myra Kraft Community MVP Award

June 20, 2018

Every year since 1998, the Kraft family and the New England Patriots have been celebrating those who give their time to help others. 


For Goodness Sake Growing with Six New Partner Agencies

April 12, 2018

Six new agencies are now partnering with For Goodness Sake to refer clients that need our services.

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Kimberly Carmelich to be New Grant Writer at For Goodness Sake

January 19, 2018

Welcome Kim! We are excited to have such an experienced and skilled grant writer join the FGS team!


Two New Partner Agencies Join For Goodness Sake

November 8, 2017

For Goodness Sake is pleased to announce that it will be working with two new partner agencies, Family Promise of Central CT and the Renato Network.


For Goodness Sake Adds Donna Ptak to Board of Directors

October 31, 2017

We are excited to announce that Donna Ptak, a local Bristol resident dedicated to the community, was appointed to the For Goodness Sake board of directors last week.

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Open House at For Goodness Sake

September 6, 2017

Have you ever wondered what we actually do at For Goodness Sake? Now is your chance to find out! For Goodness Sake is having an Open House, and we'd love for you to stop by! 

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For Goodness Sake Raises Over $25,000 at Fundraising Dinner

June 5, 2017

For Goodness Sake raised $25,750 at its 3rd annual fundraising dinner, A Plate at the Table, held on Tuesday, May 23, at Tavern 42 in Plantsville.


For Goodness Sake Announces New Board Members

May 11, 2017

For Goodness Sake is pleased to announce that it has recently appointed two new members to its board of directors, Rippy Patton and Laura Galbraith.


Upcoming Fundraising Dinner Will Help Domestic Violence Victims and the Formerly Homeless

April 20, 2017

For Goodness Sake will have its 3rd annual fundraising dinner, A Plate at the Table, on Tuesday, May 23, at Tavern 42 in Plantsville, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm.


FGS Welcomes Chrysalis Center as a New Partner Agency

April 13, 2017

For Goodness Sake is pleased to welcome Chrysalis Center as a new partner. Chrysalis Center is a non-profit organization based in Hartford, Connecticut that provides social services and develops affordable housing. 


Connecticut Mattress Helps the Formerly Homeless With Donation to For Goodness Sake

March 30, 2017

Over the next 3 months, Connecticut Mattress will donate 90 mattresses that will go directly to people transitioning into a new living space from either homelessness or a crisis situation.


For Goodness Sake Appoints New Marketing Director

March 13, 2017

For Goodness Sake, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Pam Patterson, a local Southington resident and experienced marketing professional, as the new volunteer Director of Marketing for the organization.