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Stefany Williams on Grill Nation

Stefany joined Jason Grill on Grill Nation Saturday, December 3 on Talk 980AM KMBZ Business Channel.  Jason Grill is the Founder of JGrill Media, Co-Founder of Sock 101, Attorney and Founder and Host of Grill Nation. They chatted about Goodwill's mission, our impact in the Kansas City c…


Congressman Cleaver Visits Goodwill’s GoodWORKS Career Center

Congressman Clever and local Goodwill CEO spoke in support of New Overtime Rule (Kansas City, MO)- Congressman Cleaver held a press conference at the Goodwill GoodWORKS Career Center on Thursday, October 27th, 2016. Congressman Cleaver spoke in support of the DOL’s New Overtime R…


Your Guide to Halloween Shopping on a Budget

By Joel Nichols, Kansas City- MO Joel Nichols from 41 Action News & KC Live stopped by Goodwill to help you frighten your friends, not your wallet this Halloween. It’s the Halloween Season! Sometimes the scariest thing about this time of the year is the dollar sign that hovers ov…


The Brands That Do the Most and Least Good for the World- Ranked by Consumers

By Ben Schiller Goodwill, Amazon, and Google top the Brand World Rankings survey. From Fast Company : A company's shareholder value doesn't necessarily reflect its value to the wider world: how useful its products are, the good it does for people, how much it tries to minimize social …


Partnership Creates a One-Stop-Donation-Drop

By Jennifer Matascik Goodwill of Western MO & Eastern KS and Harvesters-The Community Food Network announce partnership Kansas City, MO  – Goodwill donors are generous. In fact, often when people donate their clothing, furniture, and household goods to Goodwill thrift s…


Goodwill Announces 2016 Power of Work Awards Winners

By Jennifer Matascik Goodwill of Western MO & Eastern KS recognizes local individuals and businesses of excellence Kansas City, MO  – The non-profit agency Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas announced the five 2016 Power of Work Awards Winners on Wednesday,…


Moving Made Light-Hearted with Goodwill

By Jennifer Matascik Goodwill of Western MO & Eastern KS announces partnership with Panda Boxes   KANSAS CITY, MO – Panda Boxes and Goodwill are making eco-friendly moving in and around Kansas City easier and “greener” than ever before. Panda Boxes offers r…


One sentence that matters most to Goodwill; it's not what you think.

By Jennifer Matascik Goodwill of Western MO & Eastern KS shares purpose behind new mission statement and website re-launch Goodwill may be best known for giving new life to old things.  Goodwill may be best known for giving new life to old things.  Nevertheless, its purpose a…


KC school board pick for superintendent is eager to tackle challenges

By Mara Rose Williams  Ajia Morris, vice president for MOKAN Goodwill celebrated when she heard the board chose Bedell. “I am cautiously optimistic because I have been in Kansas City about a decade and I’ve seen a lot of superintendents come and go,” Morris said. …


How to Make More Room For New Stuff

By Lorie Marrero Collaboration and Financial Contribution will Support Job Training and Placement Programs   One of my favorite ways to save time is to shop online, yet one of my least favorite jobs is breaking down the cardboard boxes that show up when my stuff is delivered!  A…


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