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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 [...]

Repair For Good Live Demonstration

2020-03-11T15:25:27-06:00March 11th, 2020|DIY, Events, Featured, Get Involved, News Category Archive|

The good thing about upcycling is that there really are no limits to what you can create. It's a sustainable, cost-effective option, and anyone can join the upcycling revolution and undertake a range [...]

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 [...]

Always Shop GST-Free at Goodwill.

2019-12-28T06:16:37-07:00August 15th, 2019|Events, Featured, Good Deals, News Category Archive, Stories|

When you shop or donate at Goodwill, GOOD things happen. You create employment opportunities for those with disabilities, giving people a purpose through the power of work. You successfully divert [...]

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 [...]

Celebrating Disability Employment Awareness Month

2019-12-27T06:50:23-07:00September 24th, 2018|Events, Featured, Get Involved|

October is officially National Disability Employment Awareness Month (DEAM). It’s an opportunity to raise awareness of not only the barriers preventing people with disabilities from employment, but of the [...]