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Celebrate Earth Day, Sat., April 21 with Overland Park Recycling Extravaganza Recycling Event

  Celebrate Earth Day, Sat., April 21 with Overland Park Recycling Extravaganza Recycling Event MEDIA WELCOME! April 18, 2018 (Kansas City, Missouri) – Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas is celebrating Earth Day, Sat., April 21 with a recycling extravaganza: S…


Goodwill and Google.org Launch Digital Career Accelerator

GOODWILL® AND GOOGLE.ORG LAUNCH DIGITAL CAREER ACCELERATORSM Groundbreaking new national initiative will equip 1.2 million people with vital digital skills Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas will receive a $50,000 grant to expand Quest Academy   Kansas City, Mi…


Green Friday - Give Back Locally and Sustainably

Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas Announces GREEN FRIDAY, DEC. 29 Time to Give Back Locally and Sustainably All Donation Centers Open for Record Donation Drops of Clothing, Housewares and MORE Media and TV Crews WELCOME!   WHO:       …


Community Needs Assessment Report

Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas Releases Community Needs Assessment Report Significant gaps in employment, education, income and workforce development services for the ‘forgotten middle’  Biggest barriers to employment include transportation, childca…


Celebrate Earth Day with Goodwill and IKEA

        Kansas City, Missouri – Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas is celebrating Earth Day, Sat., April 22 with two major recycling eventss: IKEA  Sustainable Living Your Way, Sat., April 22 from 10a to 6p and the City of Overland Park, Kans…


2017 Power of Work Award Winners Announced

Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas 2017 Power of Work Awards Winners Announced Recognizing Extraordinary Leadership in the Quest to Empower Local Job Seekers. First-ever The Bob Smart Legacy Award to be Presented Sponsorships and Tickets Still Available Kansas City, MO …


Goodwill Lawrence Grand Reopening

Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas and The Chamber of Lawrence, Kansas Host Ribbon- Cutting for NEWLY REMODELED Lawrence, Kansas Donation Center Thursday, March 9 @ 11:30a   WHO: President & CEO, Goodwill of Western MO & Eastern KS Stefany Williams &…


Dump Your Ex's Stuff: Goodwill's Anti-Valentine's Donation Drive

Don’t hate this Valentine’s Day. Donate. Monday, February 6 through Tuesday, February 14, Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas will accept all that stuff an ex-boyfriend, girlfriend or spouse left behind after the break up at one of its more than 14 donation centers…


Goodwill of Western MO and Eastern KS Announces Three Key Leadership Appointments

Three Vice Presidents Signal New Momentum for Goodwill Laura Ritterbush as Vice President of Mission Operations, Michael Belt as Vice President of Store Operations and Lauren Solidum as Vice President of Mission Advancement Join Leadership Team Kansas City, Missouri –…


Goodwill Quest Academy students graduate!

As Stefany Williams put it, it seems like graduations are everywhere these days. It used to be you worked for 12 years and celebrated that big graduation from High School. Now, even preschoolers have graduation ceremonies. (Which is very adorable, don't get us wrong.) This graduation held a …


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