My Outlet Shopping Adventure

    [fa icon="calendar'] Oct 29, 2019 7:00:00 AM / by Rana Mitchell posted in Goodwill Outlet, Goodwill Intern, Retail, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 3 Comments

    As I walked through the sliding glass doors of the Goodwill Outlet-North, I was taken aback by all of the movement happening throughout the store Goodwill employees were working hard to rotate the large, blue bins out onto the floor — a process that happens every hour. Customers shopped around the employees, seamlessly moving from bin to bin, as any outlet veteran would. Some shoppers parked up against the outlet walls, protecting full carts as they waited on family members and friends who were still browsing.

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Excitement for Education Pays Off

    [fa icon="calendar'] Oct 4, 2019 7:00:00 AM / by Chris Wass posted in Employment, Education, Goodwill Guides, Retail, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

    Meet Alexis Hornung & Andrew Weston

    Alexis Hornung and Andrew Weston work together at their local Goodwill store in Corydon. They each turned 18 years old and graduated from high schools in Harrison County this past spring. Alexis, who graduated from Lanesville Senior High School with academic honors, always enjoyed being around kids and tutoring her classmates. Her passion for teaching was solidified at a young age by her stepmother, who taught special education.

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Just Find A Way

    [fa icon="calendar'] Sep 6, 2019 4:30:00 PM / by Rana Mitchell posted in Employment, Retail, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

    Meet Candice England

    Candice England calls herself an Indiana transplant. Originally from Georgia, she relocated to Indiana after she remarried.

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Barriers Were No Match For This Kind of Determination

    [fa icon="calendar'] Jul 9, 2019 12:00:00 PM / by Chris Wass posted in Employment, Goodwill Guides, Retail, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

    Meet Sarina Kenney

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Supporting Our Communities

    [fa icon="calendar'] May 21, 2019 12:00:00 PM / by Jenny Kakasuleff posted in Employment, Success Story, Criminal History, Retail, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

    As a small city in rural, southern Indiana (population <7,000), Scottsburg has the same challenges larger cities have but fewer resources available to address them. Of the 12% of Scottsburg residents who didn’t graduate from high school, an astonishing 44% over the age of 25 live below poverty level. Other common barriers include criminal history, addiction and homelessness.

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Highest Quality Rating Four Years Running

    [fa icon="calendar'] Nov 12, 2018 7:00:00 AM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Education, Children's Learning Center, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

    The Children's Learning Center by Goodwill earns Paths to QUALITY Level 4

     

    The Children's Learning Center by Goodwill, Goodwill’s nationally accredited, early childhood education center, achieved the highest rating — Level 4 — for the fourth year in a row through Indiana’s statewide rating system, Paths to QUALITY™. Located in Clarksville, The Children's Learning Center by Goodwill is the only child care provider in southern Indiana that holds the distinction of National Early Childhood Program Accreditation.

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    From Goodwill Retail Associate to Excel Center Math Teacher

    [fa icon="calendar'] Aug 19, 2018 12:00:00 PM / by Jenny Kakasuleff posted in Employment, Disability, Success Story, The Excel Center, Education, Retail, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

     

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Southern Indiana Welcomes First Nurse-Family Partnership Baby

    [fa icon="calendar'] May 5, 2018 12:00:00 PM / by Beverly Phillips posted in Nurse-Family Partnership, Parents, Southern Indiana

    [fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

    Goodwill’s Nurse-Family Partnership® (NFP) pairs mothers pregnant with their first child with a registered nurse for ongoing home visits aimed at supporting mothers and families in providing the very best start for their children during the earliest, most developmentally critical years. NFP is an international, community health program, widely researched and recognized for increasing health care access and improving health outcomes.

    Goodwill’s NFP expanded its reach in southern Indiana in early 2017 and our first baby was born in November.

    Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

    Subscribe to Email Updates

    Recent Posts