Get the Facts: 5 Things You Should Know about Goodwill


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Download the PDF 1. Goodwill is an independent nonprofit organization. Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and has been serving the local community for more than 90 years. Goodwill® consistently ranks among top charities that make your donations go further. We are one of 156 member agencies of Goodwill… Read more »

Goodwill CEO Announces Retirement


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After 24 years of service, Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina President and CEO Art Gibel has announced his plans to retire, effective January 1, 2021. The search for Gibel’s replacement will commence immediately, led by executive search firm Capital Development Services (CapDev). Gibel became president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina… Read more »

An Update on Goodwill’s Operations


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Updated 5/2/20 Dear Friends of Goodwill, Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina is preparing our stores and career centers in anticipation of re-opening the week of May 11. We have many locations and are working hard to implement safety precautions and practices so we can safely welcome back our employees, shoppers, and program participants. We… Read more »

“Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin’ By World” Graduation is Nov. 1


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On Wednesday, Nov. 1, Goodwill’s Lexington Career Connections Center will hold a ceremony for graduates of the “Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin’ By World” program. “Many of these graduates have struggled with chronic poverty, unemployment, even homelessness, and this program gives them tools to help overcome those obstacles to success,” said Jaymie Eichorn, Vice President… Read more »

Goodwill Sponsors Local Baseball


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The grass is green. The bats have cracked. You can smell popcorn and peanuts. Welcome to baseball season! Goodwill Industries of Northwest NC has teamed up again this year with our favorite teams that span our region – the Asheville Tourists, the Hickory Crawdads and the Winston-Salem Dash. Here’s when you can come out to… Read more »

Goodwill® Encourages WNC Residents to Give the Gift of Employment


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Deadline Approaching for End of Year Donations and 2015 Tax Break ASHEVILLE, N.C. (December 23, 2015) – With just days remaining in 2015, Goodwill would like to remind residents that donated goods and financial contributions made by Thursday, December 31 are eligible for a 2015 tax deduction. Goodwill accepts donations of clothing, household items, toys, computers,… Read more »

Celebrate the holidays with a tacky Christmas sweater


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We know Goodwill is a great place to find the perfect “tacky” Christmas sweater to wear to your office or neighborhood holiday party.  This year, purchase a Christmas sweater for $11.25 anytime before December 24, show it off at your event, then donate it back before December 31 and get a $5 gift card with… Read more »

Goodwill® Named One of America’s Most Inspiring Companies by Forbes


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By Joye Taylor, Public Relations Manager, Goodwill Industries International Read the original blog post at www.goodwill.org. ROCKVILLE, MD —Forbes recently released its annual list of America’s Most Inspiring Companies, and for the third year in a row, it included Goodwill®. Coming in at #11 in 2014, Goodwill is the only nonprofit to make the prestigious… Read more »