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    April 2017

    April 25, 2017 An Annual Rite of Spring: Shoppers Donated to Goodwill During Bon-Ton Stores Goodwill® Sale

    Donations to Provide 250,000 Hours of Goodwill Services in Bon-Ton’s Local Communities ROCKVILLE, MD — Customers of The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc’s. (NASDAQ: BONT) 262 stores donated more than 564,000 dollars in cash donations, the most dollars ever collected from its customers, and 1.4 million pounds of used clothing, textiles and household items during the company’s semiannual Bon-Ton Goodwill Sale, from March 15 through April 3, 2017. Revenue from the sale of these donations at Goodwill ...

    April 21, 2017 Miss USA Deshauna Barber Headlines Goodwill® Summit To Help Veterans And Military Families Build Their Careers

    Workforce Development Leaders Work Toward Increasing Job Opportunities for Veterans and Their Families Rockville, MD — Deshauna Barber, a captain in the U.S. Army Reserve and Miss USA 2016, will serve as a keynote speaker and participate in the Goodwill for America’s Heroes Summit on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston. During the summit, workforce development professionals who work for local Goodwill organizations across the United States will meet to discuss ...

    April 20, 2017 IKEA US and Goodwill Industries International partner together to host their first national ‘furniture take back’ activity to be held April 22nd at most IKEA US stores

    IKEA US leads the way in helping customers understand how to live a sustainable life at home (Conshohocken, PA – April 20, 2017) IKEA US announced today that on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22nd from 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., as part of the ‘IKEA Sustainable Living Your Way Event’, IKEA US stores* (41 of 43 stores) and Goodwill Industries International will partner together to host their first national furniture take back activity. At this time, customers can come to the IKEA parking lot ...

    April 13, 2017 John Miller Inducted Into Goodwill® Hall Of Fame

    Retired President, CEO of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin Served Organization for 37 Years MILWAUKEE — John Miller, the retired president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin (Goodwill SEW), is the newest inductee into the Goodwill Industries® Hall of Fame. Miller, who spent 37 years with Goodwill, was inducted in a ceremony recently at Goodwill Industries International’s Conference of Executives. Miller was acknowledged for his visionary leadership, ...

    April 06, 2017 Local Goodwill® Executive, Seven Members Of Congress Honored

    Goodwill’s Annual Advocacy Award Recipients Recognized at U.S. Capitol Event WASHINGTON, DC — Goodwill Industries International (GII) is pleased to recognize the president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Arkansas (Little Rock), along with seven members of Congress, as the recipients of its annual advocacy awards. The awards identify efforts to advance the nonprofit organization’s mission of helping people build careers and gain employment. The honorees were announced on Wednesday, ...

    April 03, 2017 Goodwill® Advocates For Congress To Support Workers, Charitable Giving And Education

    Annual Advocacy Event Focuses on “10 Years of Goodwill on the Hill” ROCKVILLE, MD — This year, 125 Goodwill representatives, including executives, professionals, volunteers and other advocates from around the country will meet with federal lawmakers and staff on Thursday, April 6 as part of Goodwill Industries International’s annual advocacy event. During the “10 Years of Goodwill on the Hill” event, representatives will be garnering support for Goodwill’s job training and ...