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Celebrate Valentine’s Day – Take Goodwill’s Date Night Challenge

January 31, 2018 — Looking for a new date night idea this Valentine’s Day season? You can support Goodwill of the Heartland and its mission by taking the Goodwill Date Night Challenge this February. Also enter the organization’s Date Night Challenge contest on Facebook and you could win a $100 Visa gift card.

Google Partners with Goodwill, Funds Digital Skills Training Initiative

Goodwill of the Heartland is among 125 local Goodwill organizations nationwide competitively chosen to be the first to provide digital skills training services through a new initiative with Google. The Goodwill Digital Career AcceleratorSM is made possible by a $10 million grant from Google and volunteer assistance from 1,000 Google employees.

Heartland Goodwill Enterprises Identifies Coralville Location for New Vegetable Oil Packaging Facility

January 3, 2018 — The former FS Feed Mill, located at 3800 2nd Street in Coralville, is the site of choice for the new vegetable oil packaging venture currently in development by Heartland Goodwill Enterprises (HGE). This site was most recently occupied by the former Hawkeye Foodservice Distribution before acquisition by US Foods.

Year End Contributions Help Donors and Goodwill®

December 18, 2017 — As the holidays approach, Goodwill reminds supporters that there is still plenty of time to make 2017 tax-deductible year-end contributions of donated goods or financial gifts to the organization. Keep your local Goodwill store in mind when de-cluttering after the holidays. Goodwill will gladly accept those old toys the kids have now lost interest in, unwanted holiday décor or perhaps that gift that just wasn’t quite right.

GOODWILL RECEIVES LARGE DONATION OF OFFICE FURNITURE

Burlington/Wever, December 12, 2017 – Goodwill of the Heartland is the recipient of a generous office furniture donation from Orascom Construction and Iowa Fertilizer Company. The nonprofit organization recently received more than 100,000 pounds of donated items including office chairs, desks, tables, filing cabinets, bookcases and cubicles.

Zombies are Dancing Their Way Through QC Area Goodwill Stores

October 19th, 2017 – Dancing zombies are coming to area Goodwill stores! A group of women called the Monsters of Mayhem will dress in zombie costumes and dance to two classic Halloween songs, Thriller and Monster Mash, at Goodwill stores in Moline and Rock Island on Saturday, October 28th.

Openings Remain in Goodwill’s Upcoming Retail Certification Training Program

October 17th, 2017 — Training spaces remain in Goodwill of Heartland’s upcoming retail certification training session scheduled for November 6th through December 22nd in Marion.

Goodwill Hosts Free Disability Rights Education Forum

September 15, 2017—Goodwill of the Heartland is partnering with Disability Rights Iowa to host a free education forum at the Coralville Public Library on Thursday, September 28th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Disability rights advocate Emmanuel Smith is the featured presenter.

Goodwill®, Younkers Partner to “Donate Stuff-Create Jobs”

Refresh your closet and support a great cause through the fall Younkers Goodwill Sale. Goodwill and Younkers are once again teaming up for this annual sale and donation drive event that kicks off on Wednesday, September 13th.

Get to Goodwill® for Unique Halloween Costumes, Incredible Value

  News Contact: Mindy Kayser Vice President of Marketing (319) 248-4632 (office) (319) 930-0083 (cell) mkayser@goodwillheartland.org   Media Note:  We are happy to do live or recorded in-studio or in-store interviews with people in costume.   September 5th, 2017 —… Read More »

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