GOODWILL GIFTS: Charity Shop & Community Support Services

The Goodwill Gifts shop in Omagh, Co. Tyrone

Goodwill Gifts is a charitable organisation founded in 2014 by Rose Santiago Kelly in Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland to provide support and services to people in the community, particularly those from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds.

Rose Santiago Kelly, founder of Goodwill Gifts, and her son Patrick.

Our charity mission:
To help eliminate living in poverty by supporting local vulnerable and homeless people, and poor people suffering from different illnesses in the Philippines.
We support Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people and local people to combat isolation and loneliness and issues of disability.

A homeless man who came to the Goodwill Gifts office for support and was immediately provided with emergency housing, shown here assisted by volunteer Gabrielle.

Our services:

  1. We are open Monday to Saturday from 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. at Goodwill Gifts Charity Shop in Omagh, Co. Tyrone to welcome vulnerable people and donors who support our charity mission.

2. We organise educational and social activities to ease isolation of BAME and their local friends from the local community and beyond (the Philippines).

3. We provide meetings face-to-face and via Zoom for private and confidential support for different issues concerning day-to-day living.

Our community support facilities and activities:

  • Drop-in Centre for Black Asian Minority Ethnic people
  • Saturday coffee morning
  • Social and educational events
  • Transport to different activities by appointments
  • Signposting to professionals
  • Volunteering opportunities, all ages
  • Opportunity to visit the Philippines
  • Monthly Zoom meetings
  • Private meeting room for different occasions
  • Helping homeless people in the local community and in the Philippines

Tel: 07881347716

Find us on Facebook.

Trustees and members from left: Francis Baird, Jonathan Allen, Eugene Craig, John Galbraith, Meimei Turner, Patrick McCrystal. Seated at front: Fr. DonalBennett, Jennifer King and Natividad Baird

We would like to thank our patrons for their generous support in helping eliminate living in poverty, locally and in the Philippines.

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