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This Earth Day, Ikea in Centennial and Goodwill Industries of Denver are teaming up to keep old furniture out of landfills.
Do you want to pop some tags? Do you have $20 (or more… or less) in your pocket? Or maybe you just need some new furniture and are on a tight budget? No matter your wants or needs, you are guaranteed to find it at a GREAT price at one of these 7 incredible Denver thrift stores:
It’s that time of year when many people are spring cleaning and finding themselves with extra things around the house they want to donate. Take a behind-the-scenes look at what happens to your stuff from the Goodwill donation bin, all the way to the recycling process.
More than 120 Goodwill advocates, including CEOs, staff, board members and program participants from across the country, gathered in Washington, D.C. as part of Goodwill’s Advocacy Event: Ten Years of Goodwill on the Hill. Among the advocates were South High School graduate Amodj Manga and Goodwill Denver Youth Services Specialist Ruthann Kallenberg.
Bring your gently used furniture to IKEA Centennial and receive a $20 coupon towards a purchase of $150 or more, so you can buy stylish new furniture! Donations go to Goodwill Industries to help those in need!
Goodwill Industries of Denver is excited to recognize four outstanding program participants and one Community Leader at the 21st Annual Goodwill Power of Work Luncheon on Thursday, April 27 at the Hyatt Regency Denver. The 2017 Power of Work Award winners have overcome seemingly impossible odds such as political strife, chronic illness, homelessness and developmental disabilities on their paths to find success.
When thrifting in Denver, the adage, “Everything old is new again,” is more true than ever. You can find barely worn designer fashions, vintage merchandise and household items in perfect condition.
Just three weeks following Goodwill’s second BankWork$™ graduation ceremony on March 2, 14 of the 20 graduates have accepted job offers. That’s a 70% placement rate with the interviewing process still underway for the remaining graduates.
On Thursday, April 6, more than 120 Goodwill advocates, including CEOs, staff, board members and program participants, will visit Capitol Hill and meet with hundreds of lawmakers as part of GII’s Advocacy Event: Ten Years of Goodwill on the Hill.
Goodwill Industries of Denver is pleased to announce new leadership to its Board of Directors. After holding its annual elections, Dan May, Chief Financial Officer of Renal Ventures Management, was selected as the new Chairman of the Board.
Nicole Magloire is a Youth Services Specialist at Goodwill Industries of Denver. She wrote the following reflection about a recent Goodwill student field trip on her personal blog that has no affiliation with Goodwill Industries of Denver.
Students from Goodwill's Student Advisory Council modeled prom attire on Daybreak on Colorado's Own Channel 2. Each of the students' outfits were from Goodwill's Déjà Blue Boutique in the Cherry Creek North Shopping District.
The League of Women Voters of Denver recognized an employee of Goodwill Industries of Denver as one of 13 Women to Watch on Sunday, March 19.
The product isn’t the point of the presentations. The real goals are to work as a team, practice public speaking and gain confidence.
7Everyday Hero Yumino Kimura helps teach English through Goodwill Denver's Newcomer Program. Goodwill volunteer helps refugee students at Denver's South High School.
Goodwill Industries of Denver is thrilled to have several Denver Police Officers mentoring students in its youth career development programming. As part of its partnership with Goodwill, the Denver Police Department will be hosting a group of nearly 50 students from Thomas Jefferson High School on a tour of its Police Headquarters and Crime Lab on Tuesday, March 21.
Goodwill Industries of Denver was selected as one of dozens of organizations nationwide to receive a Quality of Life grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. The $14,000 grant will fund Goodwill Denver’s AgrAbility workshops targeted to farmers and ranchers with spinal cord injuries and their families.
College and career prep classes receive weekly visits from volunteers through Goodwill Industries.
A new online program can help individuals improve their job marketability — and help businesses train their workforce.
It's time for the latest round of freebies, coupons and deals.
Thirteen of 19 recent graduates are working at Denver-area banks.
Donate a pair of used jeans and get 25 percent off a pair of new maternity jeans.
It was through Step 13 that Mark learned about the BankWork$ program, which launched in Denver in 2016 through a partnership with Goodwill Industries and with support from companies including U.S. Bank.
"I had reached a point where I just felt like I couldn't do anything right. I couldn't right the course," Petersen said. "They're providing me with everything that I need in order to reach my dreams."
A new online program will help individuals improve their job marketability and businesses train their workforce. CSU Online and Goodwill Industries of Denver recently partnered to launch the Essential Soft Skills for Employment digital badge program.