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Goodwill Hosts Denim Pop-Up Shop To Thank VCU Students and Staff

By Andrina Cason on Oct 31, 2017

Members of the VCU community contributed nearly $4,000 to Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia during a denim pop-up shop event at the Altria Theater on Thursday, October 27 in Richmond. Goodwill brought an exclusive retail shopping experience to VCU students, staff and faculty that […] Read more

AbilityOne Associate Embarks on Career Path at Goodwill

By Andrina Cason on Oct 30, 2017

“I’m in a wheelchair, but Goodwill helped me find a job that doesn’t remind me of the things I can’t do,” said Antonio Williams. He handles stocking at Norfolk Naval Shipyard’s commissary in Portsmouth. His workplace is spacious, which makes it easy for him to […] Read more

Goodwill Hosts Leadership Metro Richmond Off The Cuff Luncheon

By Andrina Cason on Oct 17, 2017

A group of members from Leadership Metro Richmond (LMR) spent their lunch hour on a Goodwill Works tour at Goodwill’s Richmond Support Center on September 17. The tour provided LMR members with a behind the scenes look at Goodwill’s donated goods production area and a […] Read more

Dedication Pays Off – Personally and Professionally – for Goodwill Associate

By Andrina Cason on

“I hope my story inspires people to keep going and never give up,” said Monica Nava Rosales, an associate at Goodwill’s Short Pump retail location. Her co-workers hosted a celebration in her honor on September 7, 2017, to recognize two major achievements: She became a […] Read more

Chesterfield County Schools Collect More Than 8,100 Pairs of Jeans for Goodwill

By Andrina Cason on Oct 16, 2017

Students, parents and educators from Chesterfield County Public Schools collected more than 8,100 pairs of jeans for Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia as part of Goodwill’s ninth annual Denim Drive donation contest. Goodwill awarded cash prizes during the county school board meeting on Oct. […] Read more

Goodwill Job Fair Draws Large Crowd and Creates New Opportunities

By Andrina Cason on Oct 06, 2017

From recent college graduates, professionals looking for a new career, and even an 83-year old who said it is never too late to find a new job – more than 450 people attended one of the largest job fairs ever hosted at Goodwill’s Community Employment […] Read more

Goodwill and Thomas Nelson Community College kick off WIRED for Success Program

By Andrina Cason on Oct 04, 2017

Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia and Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) joined forces on Monday, Oct. 2 to kick off WIRED for Success, an electrical training course. Goodwill CEO Charles Layman and TNCC President John T. Dever signed a “declaration of shared purpose” at […] Read more