DURHAM, N.C., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Anyone, anywhere who is interested in improving their knowledge of technology, math and English can access easy-to-follow lessons at GCFLearnFree.org and GCFAprendeLibre.org. In fact, Goodwill Community Foundation has provided free learning opportunities for 2 million unique users since January 1, 2013. This represents a 51 percent increase compared to the same period last year and positions the non-profit to serve over 6 million people in 2013.
Reverend Dennis McLain, president, Goodwill Community Foundation and Goodwill Industries of Eastern North Carolina said, "It is the goal of GCF to be in a lifelong learning partnership with those who understand that change is an essential part of being engaged in the world of technology. GCF will continue to be on the cutting edge of online learning as a vehicle for relevance in the future," said McLain, who further explains this in a video on the GCF Global website.
Athena213, a U.S.-based user of GCFLearnFree.org stated, "I have recommended this website to several friends. I am a quadriplegic and your website has taught me so much. It is very difficult for me to attend school and most of what I have learned has been from your website. I think (sic) you very much."
Over the last 3 years, 9.7 million unique learners have used GCF 16.8 million times for self-improvement. GCF has been providing online learning to Eastern North Carolina, North America and the world since 2000. To learn more about the mission and support of GCF, please visit www.GCFCommunityFoundation.org.
ABOUT GOODWILL COMMUNITY FOUNDATION® (GCF)
The Goodwill Community Foundation® has been a leader in an era of change, providing jobs and job training. The mission of GCF is to create and provide education, employment and life enrichment opportunities for people who desire to improve the quality of their lives
For more information on GCF®, visit us at www.GCFGlobal.com.
SOURCE Goodwill Community Foundation