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MoKan Goodwill Artemis Institute Graduates Five (5) from Bridge to Technology Program

Kansas City, Missouri, June 17, 2022 – Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas (MoKan Goodwill) recently celebrated the graduation of five students from its spring semester Bridge to Technology program at its midtown headquarters. The Bridge to Technology program, a FREE course…


IBM and MoKan Goodwill Collaborate to Prepare Learners for Rewarding Careers

Kansas City, Missouri, April 19, 2022 – Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas (MoKan Goodwill) today announced that it is working with IBM to provide education and career readiness resources to local job seekers. To that end, MoKan Goodwill is providing enhanc…


Mokan Goodwill Announces Hiring of Funmi Popoola As New President And CEO

Kansas City, Missouri (February 28, 2022) Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas (MOKAN Goodwill) has announced the hiring of Funmi Popoola as the organization’s new President and CEO. Popoola is succeeding Ed Lada, Jr., who has accepted a similar position wit…


MoKan Goodwill Launches Holiday of Giving Appeal

    Kansas City, Missouri (November 29, 2021) GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement, unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities by inspiring people to give back on November 30, 2021, and throughout the year. For th…


MoKan Goodwill Opens Its Newest Retail Store in Raytown

Kansas City, Missouri (October 21, 2021) Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas (MoKan Goodwill) now offers a spacious new location to shop with the grand opening of our latest retail store in Raytown, Missouri. The new store, located at 8648 East 63rd Street, has…


MoKan Goodwill to incorporate Federal Reserve Bank Benefits CLIFF Tool to Help Job Seekers Achieve Self-Sufficiency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact:Gregg Hibbeler, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications816.929.9864GHibbeler@mokangoodwill.org   MoKan Goodwill to incorporate Federal Reserve Bank Benefits CLIFF Tool to Help Job Seekers Achieve Self-Sufficiency Kansas City, Missouri (Sept…


State Farm Awards $5,000 Grant to MoKan Goodwill

Goodwill Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas receives a $5,000 grant from State Farm. Local agent Chad Mitchell presented the check.   As a digital skills divide and related workforce development barrier exists in the Kansas City area, Goodwill Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas is …


CITING ITS COMMITMENT TO EQUITY AND INCLUSION, MOKAN GOODWILL FILES SUIT AGAINST CITY OF OLATHE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    Contact: Gregg …


MoKan Goodwill Partners with CWC Joint Venture: Workforce Training Program

  MoKan Goodwill is proud to be partnering with the CWC Joint Venture: Workforce Training Program to offer essential skills training to prepare job candidates who will be working on the New Terminal & Parking at KCI. The KCI New Terminal and Parking Project’s Workforce Trai…


MoKan Goodwill Announces the Hiring of Anita Davis as New Chief Mission Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gregg Hibbeler, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications 816.929.9864 GHibbeler@mokangoodwill.org MOKAN GOODWILL ANNOUNCES HIRING OF ANITA DAVIS AS NEW CHIEF MISSION OFFICER   Kansas City, Missouri (February 15, 2021) Goodwill of Western Mi…


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