Goodwill Fall 2014 Newsletter
The new Goodwill newsletter is hot off the presses! Read about recent events we’ve had for our employees and board, get a sneak peek at our new truck designs, and read about this month’s featured Good People employees. Download the Fall 2014 Newsletter (PDF).
Goodwill Industries of Mississippi to Consolidate
Goodwill Industries of Mississippi will consolidate its retail operations by closing its Pearl Select Store located at 426 N. Bierdeman Road in Pearl, MS, effective October 18, 2014. The Pearl store opened in 2000. Over the past years, shifts in shopping patterns in south Rankin County and added thrift store shopping options led to the […]
Facebook – We like it!
Goodwill of Mississippi hit two milestones on one day in the world of social media! The Goodwill Facebook page reached 2,000 Likes recently, a significant milestone. The page was launched in April of 2013. Likes are a measurement on Facebook of the number of people who are following a particular page. More recently, Goodwill published […]
Goodwill July 2014 Newsletter – Vol 2, Issue 2.
Our latest newsletter is here! Included in the July issue: Employee of the Year Achiever of the Year Goodwill DIY Decor Spirit Award Winner Facebook Achievements Goodwill MS July 2014 Newsletter
Goodwill Salute 2014: Honoring Excellence in Volunteering
Please join us in honoring our outstanding volunteers for 2014! This year’s Salute will be Thursday, August 21, 2014 beginning with a reception at 6:30pm at the Country Club of Jackson. Dinner follows at 7:15pm, and the Honorees will be presented at 8:00pm. Join Us! Table Sponsor – $1300 (Includes 8 seats & Program Listing) […]
Goodwill Grapevine: Spring 2014 Edition
Have you seen our newsletter? This issue includes stories on: The 26th Annual Goodwill Art Show Photos from our Christmas party Results from a survey of 600 Goodwill shoppers GoodPeople profiles of two of our employees Read this season’s issue!
26th Annual Goodwill Art Show Recap & Photos
The event this year was truly a success. This year featured for the first time entertainment by singers and dancers. We enjoyed amazing press coverage including television news coverage by WAPT. Thank you to the many GIVS members who attended and offered their assistance at this wonderful event. The smiles on the artists’ face just warms […]
Goodwill's new Crossgates store has been a hit with shoppers, donors
by Becky Gillette Goodwill Industries is one of the largest retail thrift store chains in the U.S. and beyond, operating a network of about 165 independent, community-based organizations in 15 countries. In 2011, the non profit 501(c)3 organization earned more than $4 billion, with 82 percent going to provide employment, training and support services to […]
Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer
Every year, Goodwill Industries Volunteer Services (GIVS) hosts the Goodwill Salute to honor outstanding volunteers in the community. We’re now asking for your nominations for this year’s outstanding volunteers! Click here to see the honorees from 2013. Call for nominations 2014 This year’s deadline for postmarked nominations is April 1. Click here for this year’s […]