Sarah

2018-02-13T07:55:21+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Stories|

When Pat Phelan became the manager of the Harvey’s restaurant on 170th and 106 avenue in Edmonton, there was an employee working there who was in Goodwill’s Power of Work (POW) program. Pat learned through Goodwill, people with unique abilities are connected to jobs and he embraced it with enthusiasm. When Pat took over [...]

Samantha – Yes. You CAN do that!

2018-02-13T08:42:07+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Stories|

Before Sam started working at Goodwill Industries of Alberta she felt like things were stacked against her. Former coworkers would often reminded Sam of what she couldn’t do and they were unable to see her talents. Last year Sam came to Goodwill’s Manning location through the Power of Work program, which supports people with [...]

Champions of Good

2018-03-22T12:15:46+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Media Releases, News Category Archive|

Hosted by the Rotary Club of Spruce Grove and Goodwill Industries of Alberta Celebrate the Outstanding Service of Our Youth Keynote Speaker: Cheryl Bernard Goodwill Ambassador and Spokesperson, 2010 Olympic Medalist Cheryl will share her story about resiliency and what it meant to enter adulthood, eventually stepping onto the Olympic podium to the roar of [...]

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 [...]

Goodwill Industries of Alberta, Finalist for the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction

2018-03-23T15:08:22+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Featured, Media Releases, News Category Archive|

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. [...]

Impact Centre Grand Opening Ceremony

2018-03-22T11:08:32+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Featured, News Category Archive|

Goodwill Industries of Alberta Impact Centre to Have Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony New facility to provide more opportunity for recycling, sustainability, and community partnerships   EDMONTON, AB – January 30, 2017 – Goodwill Industries of Alberta Impact Centre, located at 11415 168 Street NW in Edmonton, will celebrate its grand opening with a [...]

One-of-a-kind Costume Ideas

2018-03-22T10:23:32+00:00 October 18th, 2016|DIY, News Category Archive|

At Goodwill, you can find the pieces to make a one-of-a-kind costume. Whether you have a costume in mind or you have no idea what to be for Halloween, Goodwill has you covered. Browse the aisles of clothing and unleash your creativity with accessories from Goodwill to complete your unique look. Shopping at Goodwill is [...]

Find A Unique Halloween Costume At Goodwill

2018-03-22T10:13:25+00:00 September 28th, 2016|DIY, News Category Archive|

Each year, millions of people come to Goodwill to find the pieces they need to create an amazing Halloween costumes for less. Whether you are looking for the perfect white shirt to complete a pirate or vampire costume or a vintage ball gown to become a zombie princess or prom queen, Goodwill has the clothing, [...]

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