Goodwill July 2014 Newsletter – Vol 2, Issue 2.
Our latest newsletter is here! Included in the July issue: Employee of the Year Achiever of the Year Goodwill DIY Decor Spirit Award Winner Facebook Achievements Goodwill MS July 2014 Newsletter
Goodwill Salute 2014: Honoring Excellence in Volunteering
Please join us in honoring our outstanding volunteers for 2014! This year’s Salute will be Thursday, August 21, 2014 beginning with a reception at 6:30pm at the Country Club of Jackson. Dinner follows at 7:15pm, and the Honorees will be presented at 8:00pm. Join Us! Table Sponsor – $1300 (Includes 8 seats & Program Listing) […]
Goodwill Grapevine: Spring 2014 Edition
Have you seen our newsletter? This issue includes stories on: The 26th Annual Goodwill Art Show Photos from our Christmas party Results from a survey of 600 Goodwill shoppers GoodPeople profiles of two of our employees Read this season’s issue!
Goodwill's new Crossgates store has been a hit with shoppers, donors
by Becky Gillette Goodwill Industries is one of the largest retail thrift store chains in the U.S. and beyond, operating a network of about 165 independent, community-based organizations in 15 countries. In 2011, the non profit 501(c)3 organization earned more than $4 billion, with 82 percent going to provide employment, training and support services to […]
26th Annual Goodwill Art Show Recap & Photos
The event this year was truly a success. This year featured for the first time entertainment by singers and dancers. We enjoyed amazing press coverage including television news coverage by WAPT. Thank you to the many GIVS members who attended and offered their assistance at this wonderful event. The smiles on the artists’ face just warms […]
Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer
Every year, Goodwill Industries Volunteer Services (GIVS) hosts the Goodwill Salute to honor outstanding volunteers in the community. We’re now asking for your nominations for this year’s outstanding volunteers! Click here to see the honorees from 2013. Call for nominations 2014 This year’s deadline for postmarked nominations is April 1. Click here for this year’s […]
26th Annual Goodwill Art Show to be Held at Madison Square Center for the Arts on March 23, 2014
The Awards Ceremony and Reception for the 26th Annual Goodwill Art Show will be held at the Madison Square Center for the Arts, located at 2103 Main Street, Madison, MS on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm. The Goodwill Art Show celebrates the creative flair, diversity and expression of people with disabilities. Those with […]
Goodwill changes lives – and families, too!
The break room at our Crossgates retail store had become a holiday celebration. Soda drinks of every imaginable flavor were next to a full lunch, with more treats than Mrs. Claus could have possibly baked. Twenty-two stockings, each stuffed with gifts and happys, were aligned at the end of the serving table – one for […]
Call for Entries for the 26th Annual Goodwill Art Show
The 26th Annual Goodwill Art Show will showcase the work of artists with disabilities in the Mississippi. The show is sponsored by Goodwill Industries Volunteer Services and Madison Square Center for the Arts. Deadlines: Artwork will be received March 3-4, 8:00am – 6:00pm at Madison Square Center for the Arts (2103 Main Street in Madison). […]