The Good Live

Petersburg Career Fair Matches Job-Ready Candidates with Area Employers

By Andrina Cason on Aug 30, 2017

Torrential rain did not deter more than 290 people from a job fair at Goodwill’s Petersburg Community Employment Center on Tuesday, August 29. More than a dozen employers answered questions and conducted on-site interviews with job seekers – some even prepared to make immediate job […] Read more

Petersburg Youth Spend Summer Preparing For Their Futures

By Andrina Cason on Aug 24, 2017

“When I first started the job, I wanted to quit. But when it was over, I looked back and said ‘I did that,’” said Edmund Jackson. The Petersburg High School recent graduate spent his final summer before college working outside in 90-degree temperatures, pulling weeds […] Read more

Governor McAuliffe Hosts Re-Entry Resource Fair at Goodwill’s Richmond Support Center

By Andrina Cason on Aug 23, 2017

Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia (GCCVA) welcomed Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to its Richmond Support Center on Tuesday, Aug. 22, where he hosted the Governor’s Re-entry Resource Fair. Individuals returning to society after incarceration attended job readiness seminars and met with more than 15 […] Read more

Define Yourself This School Year

By Laura Faison on Aug 04, 2017

Back to school shopping is in full swing, and we couldn’t be more inspired this year!     From denim to desk supplies, furniture to favorite tees – our stores are stocked and ready for filling just about every back to school need. Check out […] Read more