College Is Done But Now What?

Jul 08, 2016

The diploma came in the mail last week. The event that I had been waiting for over 17 years had come true- my son was a college graduate. I stared at the degree in awe of what he had accomplished…coupled with a slight disbelief that “we” had made it. “We” because I was in it […]

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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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Latest News and Updates

Goodwill Names Andrea L. Butler Director of Development and Community Relations

Aug 24, 2016

Goodwill Names Andrea L. Butler Director of Development and Community Relations June 23, 2016 (Richmond, Va.)–Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia named Andrea L. Butler director of development and community relations. In this role, she will spearhead the non-profit organization’s philanthropic growth and mission awareness. Butler joins Goodwill with more than 25 years of experience […]

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Studio Center Receives Telly Award for Goodwill Commercial

The Pitch: Marketing and advertising news for 8.9.16 | Richmond BizSense Studio Center received 17 awards in the 2016 Telly Awards. The studio was honored for projects produced for more than a dozen clients, including locally based Better Housing Coalition, Elephant Insurance and Goodwill Virginia. The company also won an award for a behind-the-scenes video […]

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8 Great Ways to Thank the Workforce this Labor Day

Aug 23, 2016

Here are eight exciting ways to celebrate work, workers, employers and tomorrow’s workforce – today, Labor Day and every day. 1. Just say, “thank you.” To a co-worker, boss, restaurant server or store clerk. Sometimes that’s all it takes, some kind words shared like you really mean it. Because you do. 2. Share a handshake. […]

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