Goodwill: Your creative answer to Halloween

Goodwill stores offer an endless array of Halloween costume items -- from spooky to funny. Check out the ideas offered by Suzet Nelson today on Great Day on KCWI Channel 23. If you'd like to recreate any of her looks, stop by the Des Moines South store at 3333 S.E. 14th St., before Halloween. … [Read more...]

Goodwill plans career events today and Nov. 5

Looking for a full- or part-time job? Goodwill of Central Iowa is planning two career fairs today and on Nov. 5. Today's career fair will be presented by Goodwill's Career Connection Center at Southridge Mall in Des Moines on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Employers from the health care, hospitality, manufacturing, construction and financial services industries … [Read more...]

KCWI Goodwill News Story

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Updated mission statement reflects Goodwill’s work

Goodwill of Central Iowa, an area leader in helping people find employment, has changed its mission statement and organizational values to reflect the work it does. The change, approved by the organization’s board of directors, comes at a record-setting time for the organization. President Marlyn McKeen said the new mission statement more clearly states … [Read more...]

New Career Connection Center opens in Newton

NEWTON, Iowa – Goodwill Industries is working harder than ever to put more central Iowans to work, now by opening a new Career Connection Center in early September at the DMACC campus in Newton. The center, which offers free services for job-seekers, is the result of a partnership between Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa and Des Moines Area Community … [Read more...]