Help Fund Job Training while Shopping Online ROCKVILLE, MD — Need a place to make all of your holiday purchases quickly, safely and economically? Shopgoodwill.com® is the place to go! With only 26 days between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, the holiday shopping season is more condensed than usual. In fact, it’s the shortest holiday
As part of a recycling partnership between Zanesville Welfare Organization and Goodwill Industries (OH) and CertainTeed’s Moundsville, WV, gypsum manufacturing facility, employees at the plant diverted more than 400,000 pounds of waste from landfills since last year. While recycling began shortly after the plant opened in 2008, the collaboration began in 2011.
Goodwill® encourages parents and children to think about impact of back-to-school shopping ROCKVILLE, MD — With families preparing for the back-to-school season and the frenzied shopping sessions that come along with it, Goodwill Industries International is asking parents and students to shop responsibly. In 2010, Goodwill launched the Donate Movement, which asks consumers to think
Goodwill Industries International will host a mobile donation center at Beyoncé’s The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour locations throughout the United States and Canada. During her North American tour, Beyoncé will encourage fans and concert attendees to support Goodwill’s job training and community-based services that reduce unemployment and help people care for their families. Charitybuzz.com is auctioning special ticket packages for the tour, with the revenue benefitting Goodwill.
In conjunction with the grand opening of its first retail store in Hawaii in June, Microsoft presented Goodwill Industries of Hawaii (Honolulu) with a $500,000 software donation plus several PCs.
College students urged to donate responsibly; recognize social impact ROCKVILLE, MD — As the college school year comes to an end, students leaving campus often leave perfectly good clothing, electronics, books and furniture in overflowing campus dumpsters. With an estimated three million students living in campus housing at 2,100 colleges and universities nationwide, that is
The “Goodwill Locations/Locator” app for iOS and Android smart phones is now available in the App Store and Google Play. Download for iOS (Scan the code to download) Download for Droid (Scan the code to download) FAQS How do I add a Goodwill to My Favorites list? Select your Goodwill location from the map or
Goodwill® Encourages Consumers to Harness the Environmental Power of Reusing Goods ROCKVILLE, MD — On this 43rd annual Earth Day, the environment has become an increasingly complex world of climate change, carbon offsets and emissions guidelines. While these big-picture issues can often seem far removed from everyday life, Goodwill Industries International encourages consumers to remember
Beyoncé Partners with Goodwill® to Transform Lives Rockville, MD — Goodwill Industries International is pleased to announce that Beyoncé Knowles-Carter will lend her voice to help raise awareness about Goodwill’s mission of transforming lives through the power of work. The announcement comes just as Beyoncé gets ready to kick off The Mrs. Carter Show World
Supreme Court Decision on Copyright Laws Protects Goodwill® Stores, Donors and Shoppers from Potential Copyright Infringement
On March 19, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled in a first-sale doctrine case that allows Goodwill and other companies to resell copyrighted products that were first purchased outside the United States without the copyright owner’s permission. The six to three vote on Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., holds that