News & Events

Marathon TCS NYC Charity Partner Release 2018

Posted
04/05/2018

Contact:

Jose M. Medellin                                                    

(646) 238-9133 JMedellin@goodwillny.org

 

For Immediate Release

 

Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey named an Official Charity Partner of the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon Set for Sunday, November 4, 2018

 

Smiling G turns 50!

Posted
03/29/2018

Today, March 29, the iconic Goodwill Smiling G logo turns 50! Known as the “Smiling G,” the award-winning logo represents the many smiling faces and positive impacts achieved through Goodwill programs and services, every day.

Parris Caesar: Going from Part- to Full-Time Employment 

Posted
03/02/2018

Parris Caesar joined our Supported Employment program back in 2006. Although Parris had little work experience at the time, he was motivated and enthusiastic to learn. But the journey was long. 

In 2009, Paris was placed at the Goodwill Outlet store as a part-time Production Worker. He quickly stood out as an efficient and dedicated worker. With the assistance of his Job Coach, he soon learned how to recognize high-quality donated goods that were likely to sell fast.

Goodwill, Google hold tech skills training session in Astoria

Posted
02/15/2018

On February 5, Goodwill and Google held a tech skills training session for more than 40 job-seekers at the Goodwill NYNJ Astoria headquarters. In addition, 20 Goodwill NYNJ coaches who will support this training for other program participants in the future received a "Train the Trainer" session and   15 Google volunteers provided one-on-one support.