Is Goodwill a Local Non-Profit?

Apr 21, 2016

Most everyone, when they think of Goodwill, they think about our stores. And if you ask them, they’ll tell you that Goodwill helps people. However, if you ask them who Goodwill helps, the answers often range from “people in poverty overseas”, to “people that can’t afford things at regular stores”, to a general category of […]

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Beach Wedding on a Budget

Mar 08, 2016

Who doesn’t love a good wedding?  They are full of dancing, friends, beauty, love and everyone having a good time.  The same cannot be said for the wedding planning process.  Anybody who has ever planned a wedding will tell you that getting to that special day is never as pleasant as they think it’s going […]

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Frugal, Fun and Fabulous Valentine’s Day – Revisited!

Feb 08, 2016

Last year we brought you a comprehensive list of some of our favorite Valentine’s Day ideas!  Rather than ditching our old ideas, we’re revisiting and updating some of our favorites for you as Valentine’s Day quickly approaches… (Originally posted February 2015, updated February 2016) Ahhh, February. That odd month with fewer days, ridiculous temperature shifts, and that […]

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Latest News and Updates

Goodwill Begins Phase II of $7 Million Investment in Workforce Development in Hampton Roads to Double Its Capacity to Serve Job-Seekers

Jun 20, 2016

Virginia Secretary of Commerce Maurice Jones to Speak at July 29 Event June 20, 2016 (Hampton, Va.) – Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia will begin Phase II of its $7 million investment in Hampton Roads with the renovation and expansion of its Community Employment Center in Hampton this summer. When completed in January 2017, the […]

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Goodwill Ranked #1 Brand!

Jun 07, 2016

Ben Schiller A company’s shareholder value doesn’t necessarily reflect its value to the wider world: how   useful its products are, the good it does for people, how much it tries to minimize social and environmental harm. With that in mind, a new survey asked people to rank companies for their perceived “purpose”—the extent […]

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Goodwill Wins 2016 Virginia Department of Education Award

Jun 06, 2016

The Virginia Department of Education has chosen Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia as the Region 2 recipient of the Creating Excellence Business and Partnership Award based on their partnership with the Portsmouth Public Schools Career and Technical Education. The Department of Education recognizes programs and partnerships that create excellence in career and technical education. This […]

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