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Jan 28, 2016, 16:55 ET
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Goodwill® Helps People Get the Tax Refund They Have Earned

Each year, millions of people do not claim valuable tax credits, simply because they are not aware that they qualify. That is why Goodwill®...

Jan 26, 2016, 06:00 ET
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Goodwill® and Interstate Hotels & Resorts Streamline Hospitality Hiring and Recruitment Through Innovative Collaboration

 Goodwill has joined forces with Interstate Hotels & Resorts to connect qualified candidates with jobs in hospitality, a unique...

Jan 07, 2016, 07:00 ET
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Let Your Resolution Turn Into Someone Else's Job Solution

 Are you having trouble coming up with a good new year's resolution — one that you'll actually stick to this time? Don't worry!...

Dec 22, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Goodwill® Encourages Holiday Giving With #GiveGoodwill Campaign

The holiday season provides the perfect opportunity to give thanks and to give back to youth who are facing challenges within our communities. In...

Dec 09, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Goodwill® Looks At Past Holiday Must-Haves And Asks "Where Are They Now?"

 With the holiday season just around the corner, Goodwill encourages everyone to reduce clutter and support the mission of Goodwill by donating...

Dec 07, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Goodwill® and American Greetings Join Together to Bring Joy this Holiday Season

 A message of joy and Goodwill® can be seen in Walmart this holiday season. American Greetings, creator and manufacturer of innovative...

Nov 30, 2015, 03:00 ET
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Goodwill® And Partner Brands Give Consumers A Socially Conscious Reason To Shop Online This Holiday Season

 This Cyber Monday, Goodwill® and its partner brands are joining forces to provide online consumers with a new and convenient way to...

Oct 29, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Stylish Donors Make the Bon-Ton Goodwill® Sale a Success

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. which operates Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Boston Store, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's or Younkers stores, one of the...

Oct 06, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Goodwill® Survey Shows What's Hot and What's Not this Halloween

 Funny costumes were deemed the most popular type of costume this year, edging out iconic/classic and minimalist costumes, according to...

Oct 01, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Goodwill® Programs Drive Long-Term Success for Americans with Disabilities

This October, Goodwill Industries International will join the nation in acknowledging the importance of employees with disabilities — a vital...

Sep 28, 2015, 09:30 ET
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Goodwill® GoodGuides® Program Recognized For Helping Keep Youth on Path To Graduation

 Recent data shows high school graduation rates across the U.S. are at an all-time high, surpassing 81 percent1. Studies also indicate that a...

Sep 22, 2015, 08:07 ET
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Goodwill® Teams Up With Sony Pictures Entertainment To Support Release Of "Hotel Transylvania 2" And To Combat Unemployment

Goodwill Industries International is teaming up with Sony Pictures Entertainment for the release of the animated film, Hotel Transylvania 2, to...

Sep 21, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Goodwill® Celebrates National Employ Older Workers Week

National Employ Older Workers Week — September 20 – 26, 2015 — commemorates the contributions and achievements made by U.S....

Sep 09, 2015, 10:42 ET
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The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Goodwill® Sale Helps community

Consumers who want to save on fall fashion — and support a good cause — know that Bon-Ton Stores are the place to shop this season....

Sep 01, 2015, 08:00 ET
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President And CEO Of Goodwill Houston Named To Goodwill Industries International Board Of Directors

 The Goodwill Industries International board of directors has named Steve Lufburrow, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Houston, to...

Aug 31, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Goodwill® Revamps GoodProspects®, Helping People Turn Jobs Into Careers

 Goodwill Industries International announces the launch of its redesigned site, GoodProspects (www.goodprospects.org), an innovative virtual...

Aug 17, 2015, 12:16 ET
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Goodwill® Celebrates National Thrift Shop Day

 Goodwill Industries International celebrates National Thrift Shop Day and encourages people to shop at Goodwill to do more than just snag...

Jul 13, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Creator of Clutter Diet® Honored For Being Goodwill® Advocate

 Lorie Marrero, creator of The Clutter Diet®, has used her influence as a best-selling author, blogger and organization expert to further...

Jun 25, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Arkansas Goodwill CEO and Business Leader to Chair Goodwill Industries International Board of Directors

 The Goodwill Industries International (GII) Board of Directors has elected Brian Itzkowitz, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of...

Jun 22, 2015, 08:06 ET
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Goodwill® Makes Location Access Easier Than Ever

Today, Goodwill Industries International launched new features for its free Goodwill Locator app, which enables users to stay connected to...