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Goodwill re-launches with 4 stores

2020-05-15T15:38:56-06:00May 14th, 2020|Employment, Events, Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories|

 Media Release Edmonton, AB (May 14, 2020) – A new standard is upon us as we ease back into societal norms. Together we continue to rally to overcome an unforeseen [...]

Please HOLD ON to your donations!

2020-03-23T15:52:38-06:00March 23rd, 2020|Employment, Events, Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories|

With the current situation regarding COVID-19 and public health and safety, Goodwill Industries of Alberta has decided to temporarily close their retail locations and donation centres. In doing so, the [...]

Temporary Thrift Store and Donation Centre Closing

2020-03-20T22:17:30-06:00March 20th, 2020|Employment, Events, Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories|

People helping people. Communities rallying in support of one another. Since 1963, community support has helped Goodwill become part of the fabric of Alberta, supporting Albertans with disabilities through the [...]

A Feel Good Moment – Elaine Wenger

2019-08-16T09:51:49-06:00August 16th, 2019|Employment, Events, Featured, Goodwillians/Stories, Media Releases, News Category Archive, Stories, Volunteer|

Elaine Wenger began working at Goodwill 43 years ago and in August she is finally ready to hang up her jacket. Born with a disability, Wenger is an inspiration to [...]

Career Connections Turns One: Celebrations and Dedications

2019-12-28T05:27:19-07:00November 9th, 2018|Employment, Events, Fundraising & Donations, Stories|

At Goodwill, we’re all about dedication — and in the case of our upcoming first anniversary celebration for Career Connections, we mean that literally! Career Connections is at the heart [...]

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

2018-07-19T15:28:33-06:00December 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 [...]

Just Try And Stop Me: Book Launch

2019-07-04T05:39:28-06:00October 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. [...]

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

2019-12-27T02:27:09-07:00September 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 [...]