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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.
Host Nancy Blizzard and Guest Jessica Montour of Fashion Forward explore the bargains at thrift stores, including Goodwill’s Déjà Blue Boutique in Cherry Creek!
Around the holiday season, I wrote a lot about shopping at thrift stores, finding good deals on both gifts and decorations. But now it’s January, a time when a lot of people look around and say “where did all this stuff come from?"
The Albertsons Companies Foundation is investing in Colorado’s future workforce by supporting at-risk youth across the metro area and northern Colorado. The foundation awarded Goodwill Industries of Denver a $2,500 grant to serve more than 18,000 students across the region.
My name is Yumino Kimura. I came to the United States from Japan in May, 1970, and I have lived in Denver, Colorado since. Several years ago, I started thinking about how to repay my debt of gratitude to America. When I reached retirement age, an idea flashed into my mind–to volunteer!
After much success with its inaugural session, Goodwill Industries of Denver is set to host its second BankWork$™ class at the 15509 E. Iliff Avenue location in Aurora on Monday, January 9.
Since 2014, Denver Police officers have taken on the role of mentor through Goodwill Industries of Denver’s GoodGuides program. One day a week, the officers meet with their mentees in an effort to help better prepare them for their futures.
The Adolph Coors Foundation awarded Goodwill Industries of Denver a $15,000 grant to serve more than 18,000 students in the Denver metro area and northern Colorado.
It's the start of a new year, and there are so many different ways Goodwill can help you with your resolutions!
Nancy is 70-years-old. This past July, she celebrated her 50th anniversary with Goodwill. This past July, she celebrated her 50th anniversary with Goodwill. You might jump to the conclusion that she never again wants to see one more pink sweatshirt. But from all accounts, working at Goodwill is the happy center to Nancy's life.