Goodwill, which has a store in Huntley, recognized for its good works.
Monday, December 3, 2012
Goodwill Industries was recently named to “America’s 25 Most Inspiring Companies’ List by Forbes, a designation that not only recognized the work of the nation Goodwill enterprise but the work of its 165 independent community-based organization. The independent community-based organization includes Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois, which operates within northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. “This is the first time that Goodwill has made the Forbes list, and we are very proud to be ranked 23rd nationally,” said Sam Schmitz, President of Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois. “This national honor reaffirms our belief that people understand when they donate and shop at Goodwill, the revenue from the sale of their donated …
“Let’s Go To Work” recently launched at the Huntley Goodwill.
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Monday, August 6, 2012
Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois’ new “Let’s Go to Work!” is off and running at its Huntley store located at 11900 Kreutzer Road. “Let’s Go to Work!” is a program that provides employment in a supportive work environment and case management to program participants. Employees will sort, bag, and label items including toys, matchbox cars, jewelry, ties, and more. Shoppers can support this initiative by buying these bags, which range from $0.99 to $4.99, at Goodwill. Customers can also donate these items to our various locations throughout northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. The work program is collaboration with the Pioneer Center for Human Services in McHenry. Goodwill plans to collaborate with other organizations in the …