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Category Archives: Goodwill Hunting

Goodwill Helps Sponsor World’s Largest Indoor Garage Sale

    I’m not sure what you are doing this weekend, but Saturday if you are not going to the World’s Largest Indoor Garage Sale you need to re-plan your day. Goodwill Industries is a co-sponsor of this event put on by Cumulus Radio. Here’s Emma from 103 to tell you some of what’s going…
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Free Tax Assistance: Thanks Goodwill Industries

  Having your state and federal taxes filed can cost you anywhere from $250.00 on up. How many folks on a fixed income, in a lower income bracket or with a recently changed income can afford that? This is why Goodwill is teaming up with United Way and the Walmart Foundation to provide assistance called…
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Empowering Women: Beyond Jobs

Goodwill Industries of Lane and South Coast Counties and Alaska teamed up with a nationwide program aimed at finding work for women. But the program is so much more than finding a job. Let me give you some details. The money for the program comes from a grant through the Walmart Foundation that recognized only…
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Black Friday Brings GoodWill

  Before you start decorating for Christmas Goodwill has a Black Friday deal you won’t want to pass up. From 7 am to noon, this Friday, Christmas items and kids clothing are 50% off; there are some exceptions: purple tagged and new items are not on sale. I’m not kidding, it’s true. The old Christmas…
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Freshen Up Those Job Hunting Skills

  Job Connections Workshops For me, the toughest part of changing jobs or a career is getting ready for the actual search. You know, you need a fresh, vibrant resume, we all need a little reminder on how to do a job interview, and even though many of us work on a computer all day…
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This will scare you. Halloween is So Close.

I know you’re really busy and thinking about Halloween is not on your radar right now. We’ll I’m here to tell you it should be. By the time you read this you will have less than a week to come up with the perfect costume for the holiday. Don’t be the guy who gets stuck…
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Halloween: Goodwill, One Stop Costume Store

  I don’t know about you but I’m not real big on costumes in a bag. I know, you see them at stores and are tempted to take the easy way out for Halloween. Where’s your Creativity? Where’s the Fun? Watch this if you are looking for fun! The thing I love about Halloween is…
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I Now Look For a Goodwill Store While on Vacation!

I’m not a fan of fluorescent overhead lights, in fact I find them about as appealing as getting a picture taken after running 10 miles. (I do that but they are always ugly). During the summer my Downtown Eugene office is bright enough that I don’t need a bunch of light but now that the…
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Job Connections: Goodwill Industries is so much more than you think.

Goodwill Industries is in the business of helping people. I know the organization works to employ people with barriers to employment but until we produced this video I had no idea those barriers include people like you and me. The young woman we interview for this story is trying to improve her life with a…
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Goodwill Hunting: Emma Goes Shopping.

http://youtu.be/0FlQ0D2jYXQ   We didn’t know when be brought Emma on as a co-host for RickDancerTV how perfect she’d be to pick up some of our Goodwill Hunting stories. This woman can find a deal and it’s almost as if she has a sixth sense about her. We told her to go out shopping for back-to-school…
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