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    June 2016

    June 23, 2016 Business Management Leader and Longtime Goodwill® Advocate to Chair Goodwill Industries International Board of Directors

    Larry DeJarnett Brings 50 Years of Business Leadership and Volunteerism to Goodwill Board ROCKVILLE, MD — The Goodwill Industries International Board of Directors has elected as its chairman Larry DeJarnett, retired Officer/Partner of management consultancy A.T. Kearney, Inc., and founder and managing director of The LAMAR Group. DeJarnett took office during Goodwill’s annual meeting of executives and board leaders held recently in Omaha, NE. He has more than 50 years of corporate ...

    June 16, 2016 Goodwill® Tops the Brand World Value Survey at #1 for Best Brand Overall

    Goodwill’s Brand Demonstrates World Value and Impact ROCKVILLE, MD — Goodwill®, a leading nonprofit provider of job training, employment placement services and other community-based programs, was ranked #1 in the 2016 Brand World Value Index, commissioned by enso, an agency creating world value through mission-driven creativity. In the rankings, Goodwill leads Amazon, Google, Kellogg’s, Johnson and Johnson, and other Fortune 100 brands. The survey asked 3,000 consumers how they ...

    June 07, 2016 Goodwill® Honors Three Organizations for Excellence in Family Strengthening

    ROCKVILLE, MD — Local Goodwill organizations in Huntington, WV; Houston, TX; and Tulsa, OK, are being recognized for their outstanding efforts to strengthen families by being designated as a Family Financial Wellness Center of Excellence for 2016. Through a sponsorship from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, Goodwill Industries International has been honoring local organizations annually since 2001 for incorporating family financial stability strategies into their mission, vision and program ...