Edmonton, Alberta– Goodwill Industries of Alberta is pleased to announce our selection as a finalist for the 2017 Alberta Business Awards of Distinction in the Employer of Persons with Disabilities Award of Distinction. Finalists were announced Friday, December 16, 2016.
This recognition by the Alberta Chambers of Commerce is a great honour for our organization. Along with being a finalist for the Employer of Persons with Disabilities Award of Distinction, Goodwill Industries of Alberta is also eligible for the prestigious Premier’s Award of Distinction.
Goodwill Industries of Alberta has been affecting positive change, lives and communities here in Alberta for nearly 70 years. “We are one of Alberta’s largest employers of persons with disabilities; and further we job counsel, career develop and job place Albertans with disabilities into great jobs in the community. We are very grateful and excited to be recognized for such a distinguished award,” said Goodwill’s President and CEO Dale Monaghan.
The awards will be announced on February 24, 2017, at Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel in Edmonton. For more information on the event, please go to the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction website at www.abbusinessawards.com