Goodwill’s Power of Work Grande Prairie Wins Premier’s Council Award of Excellence in Employment

2018-03-23T15:25:54+00:00 December 2nd, 2017|Employment, Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories|

Grande Prairie (Dec 1, 2017) – Goodwill’s Power of Work Grande Prairie is honored to receive the Premier’s Council Award of Excellence in Employment from the Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities. “It’s very special for our team to be recognized by the Premier’s Council because it means bringing awareness to Grande [...]

Sean: I Am Able to Work

2018-03-22T10:27:49+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Employment, Goodwillians/Stories, News Category Archive, Stories|

Sean Kluba is a donation attendant at the Goodwill Chinook Store and Donation Centre. Olympian and Goodwill Ambassador Cheryl Bernard talked to Sean as part of Goodwill’s I Am Able to Work campaign to mark Disability Employment Awareness Month-October. Q&A Cheryl Bernard and Sean  Sean how many years have you been working for Goodwill? 5 [...]

Just Try And Stop Me: Book Launch

2018-03-22T10:34:20+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Employment, Goodwillians/Stories, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories|

I Am Able to Work     Sherwood Park- Mackenzie Meyer a Goodwill Sherwood Park employee tells her life story in a new book called Just Try And Stop Me.  Mackenzie, 24 wanted to share her story “to let people know what it is like to have Down Syndrome,” she explained.   The book launch [...]

Brian’s Dream job at the Arena: “I Am Able to Work”

2018-02-13T07:59:21+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Employment, Featured, Goodwillians/Stories, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories|

Q & A with Cheryl Bernard Edmonton- Brian Harrison, 24 says his position as a kitchen steward at Rogers Place is his “dream job.”  Brian, a huge Oilers fan got his job through Goodwill’s career development program for Edmontonians with disabilities-Power of Work.  Brian is one of several Edmontonians Goodwill is featuring for the “I [...]

Director of Sustainability

2018-03-22T11:56:37+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Employment|

Date Posted:                           July 4, 2017 Location:                                 Alberta Capital Region Job Type:                                FT Salaried position Great Work. Great People. Great Place. GREAT Purpose.  Are you looking for a career that makes a real difference in the lives of Albertans? Do you want to be part of a growing organization with opportunities for development? Do you want [...]

Volunteer Board Members

2018-03-22T11:06:01+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Employment, Volunteer|

Get involved. Make a difference to those who are facing barriers to employment. Goodwill Industries of Alberta (Goodwill) is currently seeking Volunteer Board Members.  This is a great opportunity to be involved with an organization making great strides in enriching the lives of people with disabilities within the Alberta community. Goodwill’s Board of Directors is [...]

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