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    October 2016

    October 11, 2016 Get Inspired by the Ghostbusters and Pick Up Your Fun and Fashionable Halloween Costumes at Goodwill®

    Goodwill and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Partner to Celebrate Halloween and Announce the October 11 Release of Ghostbusters on Blu-rayTM, DVD and Digital Rockville, MD – The Halloween season is in full swing and millions of shoppers have made Goodwill their Halloween headquarters. The more than 3,200 Goodwill stores across the United States and Canada are great places to find the clothing and accessories needed to build unique and fabulous costumes on a budget. This season, ...

    October 04, 2016 Goodwill® Uncovers Halloween Trends to Help People Celebrate a Frighteningly Fabulous Holiday

    More Adults Are Open to Wearing Halloween Costumes This Year — Plus Other Revealing Halloween Trends Rockville, MD -- Funny costumes are the most popular in 2016, according to Goodwill’s National Halloween Poll. Goodwill commissioned the phone poll from ORC International Research and asked 1,009 Americans the top trends for Halloween this year. In addition, Goodwill surveyed 2,459 do-it-yourself costume shoppers regarding popular costumes. Following funny costumes, minimalist, ...

    October 03, 2016 Goodwill® Recognizes Vital Contributions Of Workers With Disabilities

    October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month Rockville, MD — Goodwill recognizes and commemorates National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) this October and urges employers to hire people with disabilities. This year’s theme for NDEAM, administered by the Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, is “#InclusionWorks,” which underscores the important role played by workers with disabilities in enhancing workplace diversity. ...