Events

Goodwill Holding Community Yard Sales on June 10

06/05/17

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Several Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina stores will host community yard sales for vendors and shoppers on Saturday, June 10. The sales will take place at the following store locations: Weaverville (50 Weaver Blvd.) – 828-645-8620 Black Mountain (2978 US Hwy 70W) – 828-669-4813 Clemmons (2635 Lewisville-Clemmons Rd.) – 336-778-2165 East Kannapolis (2303 Coldwater… Read more »

Career Fashion Show and Resource Fair in Lexington March 10

02/22/17

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Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina will host its third annual Career Fashion Show and Resource Fair on Friday, March 10, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at Davidson County Community College. “We hold this event for two reasons,” said Jaymie Eichorn, Goodwill Vice President of Marketing and Communications. “We want to demonstrate that, even with a… Read more »

Goodwill Recognizes Leaders and Achievers at Nov. 10 Banquet

11/21/16

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Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina held its annual Recognition Banquet on Thursday, November 10, at which time a number of individuals were cited for their service and accomplishments: The 2016 Partner Agency Community Award went to W.G. (Bill) Hefner, of the Veterans Administration Medical Center.  The Corporate Partner award was made to Carolina Dry… Read more »

Business Advisory Council Breakfast Held Sept. 15

09/19/16

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Local business leaders were recognized Thursday at Goodwill’s Annual Business Advisory Council Appreciation Breakfast, held at the Millennium Center in downtown Winston-Salem. The breakfast brings together members of Goodwill’s six BACs, which advise on the needs of employers and act as ambassadors for Goodwill in the community. After a welcome and remarks by Vice President… Read more »

Lunch and Learn: Keeping a Job and Growing in Your Career

08/26/16

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Are you able to get a job but never keep it? Do you feel misunderstood by your supervisors and co-workers? Do you have trouble getting traction in your job, or promotions, or benefits? Then the Goodwill Works Program might be right for you! Join us for a Lunch and Learn Workshop with keynote speaker Busta… Read more »

Job Readiness Author to Speak in Hickory

04/14/16

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Goodwill Industries’ Graduate Services Program and Catawba Valley Community College invite you to hear a presentation by nationally recognized job readiness expert Devay Campbell.  Ms. Campbell is the best selling author of “The Job Interview Advice Book”, and CEO of Career 2 Cents, Inc. The presentation will take place Thursday, April 21, from 1:00pm until… Read more »

Goodwill Opens New Shoppe in Sylva, NC

12/01/15

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Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina opened its newest retail store in the town of Sylva, North Carolina, at 9 am on Monday, December 14 at 182 Walmart Plaza in Sylva. The Sylva store will offer shoppers the same great bargains they have come to know at all Goodwill stores, but will have different hours… Read more »

Goodwill Celebrates Annual Recognition Banquet Nov. 5

11/16/15

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Goodwill’s Annual Recognition Banquet was held on Thursday, November 5 at Benton Convention Center in downtown Winston-Salem. The event was attended by more than 300 employees, donors, partner agency representatives, volunteers and corporate partners. Keynote speaker Susan Cameron, chief executive of Reynolds American Inc., applauded the responsible business operations of Goodwill that efficiently direct revenue… Read more »

Annual Business Advisory Council Appreciation Breakfast Held

10/05/15

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Goodwill celebrated area businesses and partner agencies at its annual Business Advisory Council Appreciation Breakfast, held Sept. 16. The Business Advisory Councils (BACs) are groups of local business and community professionals that provide advice and support to Goodwill’s Workforce Development Services. There are currently five Councils with more than 200 members.   At the breakfast,… Read more »

Goodwill Celebrates Reopening of Iredell Workforce Development Center

07/28/15

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Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina was thrilled to welcome the public to celebrate the renovation of its Iredell County Workforce Development Center at a ribbon-cutting held Wednesday, July 29. The open house, attended by about 150 business and community leaders, showcased the new facility, including: •    Larger classroom space and curriculum in partnership with… Read more »