Employee of Distinction Nominations Being Accepted

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS IS JULY 31, 2013  AKRON, Ohio— July 2, 2013— The elements most often missing from an employer’s compensation package are recognition and appreciation. Goodwill Industries is offering employers in Summit, Medina, Portage, Ashland and Richland Counties an opportunity to give their stellar employees the recognition and appreciation deserved through the Employee of Distinction Award Luncheon hosted by …

Goodwill Facility Receives Energy Star Rating

Goodwill Industries of Akron Receives Energy Star Rating for Waterloo Road Facility Help celebrate this milestone during Goodwill Industries Week, May 5-11 Akron, Ohio—April 18, 2013 Goodwill Industries of Akron today announced that it has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification for its Waterloo Road location.  This certification signifies that the facility performs in the top …

2013 Annual Meeting & Celebration of Champions

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF AKRON 570 E.WaterlooRoad  • Akron,OH44319  •  www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995  •  (800) 989-8428  •  Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE Contact:    Brenda Baum,   Communications Manager Office Direct:  (330) 786-2519 Mobile:   (330) 801-1848 bbaum@goodwillakron.org GOODWILL’S ANNUAL MEETING FOCUSED ON  “CELEBRATING 85 YEARS OF TEAMWORK”  AKRON, Ohio—April 4, 2013— Goodwill Industries serving Summit, Portage, Medina, Ashland and Richland Counties celebrated 85 …

Annual Meeting & Celebration of Champions

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF AKRON, OHIO, INC. 570 E. Waterloo Road • Akron, OH 44319 • www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995 • (800) 989-8428 • Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE Contact: Brenda Baum, Communications Manager Office Direct: (330) 786-2519 Mobile: (330) 801-1848 bbaum@goodwillakron.org OVER 9,000 JOB SEEKERS ASSISTED BY GOODWILL INDUSTRIES IN 2012 AGENCY TO FORMALLY PRESENT MISSION NUMBERS AT MARCH 28 …

Charitable IRA Rollover

The Charitable IRA Rollover Reinstated!  The most recent Charitable IRA Rollover provision has been extended through December 2013. The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 enacted into law this year allows for tax years 2012 and 2013.  Specifically, the new law retroactively reinstates the Rollover for 2012 and allows any otherwise eligible gifts made after December 31, 2012 and before …

Record Attendance at 7th Annual Taste of Vintage

Goodwill Industries of Akron, Ohio, Inc. 570 E.WaterlooRoad  • Akron,OH44319  •  www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995  •  (800) 989-8428  •  Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE Contact:    Brenda Baum, Communications Manager Office Direct:  (330) 786-2519 bbaum@goodwillakron.org RECORD ATTENDANCE AT SEVENTH ANNUAL TASTE OF VINTAGE EVENT 500 ATTENDED AKRON GOODWILL’S SIGNATURE FUNDRAISER AKRON, Ohio— November 20, 2012— Barry Thoman, Chairman of the Board of …

Taste of Vintage 2012 Pre-Event News Release

Goodwill Industries of Akron, Ohio, Inc. 570 E. Waterloo Road  •  Akron, OH 44319  •  www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995  •  (800) 989-8428  •  Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE   Contact:  Brenda Baum, Communications Manager Office Direct:  (330) 786-2519,  bbaum@goodwillakron.org FASHION & FOOD TO GET TOP BILLING AT TASTE OF VINTAGE EVENT ANNUAL FUNDRAISER SET FOR NOVEMBER 15 AT QUAKER STATION …

2012 Employees of Distinction

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF AKRON, OHIO, INC. 570 E.WaterlooRoad  • Akron,OH44319  •  www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995  •  (800) 989-8428  •  Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE Contact:    Brenda  Baum, Communications Manager Office Direct:  (330) 786-2519 bbaum@goodwillakron.org  “EMPLOYEES OF DISTINCTION” REVEALED AT LUNCHEON” 38 NOMINEES RECOGNIZED AND 5 AWARDED WITH HIGHEST HONOR  AKRON, Ohio—September 12, 2012— Thirty-eight outstanding employees from Summit, Portage and Medina …

Mellinger Named Goodwill’s Director, Human Resources

Goodwill Industries of Akron 570 E.WaterlooRoad  • Akron,OH44319  •  www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995  •  (800) 989-8428  •  Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE Contact:    Brenda Baum,   Communications Manager Office Direct:  (330) 786-2519 bbaum@goodwillakron.org MELLINGER NAMED GOODWILL’S DIRECTOR, HUMAN RESOURCES   NEW ROLE EFFECTIVE AUGUST 4, 2012  AKRON, Ohio—August 15, 2012— Bringing over 13 years of human resources management with various organizations, Jocelyn …

Morrison Named VP Contract & Logistic Services

Goodwill Industries of Akron 570 E.WaterlooRoad  •  Akron,OH44319 •  www.goodwillakron.org Phone: (330) 724-6995  •  (800) 989-8428  •  Fax: (330) 786-2504 NEWS RELEASE Contact:    Brenda Baum,   Communications Manager Office Direct:  (330) 786-2519 bbaum@goodwillakron.org MORRISON NAMED GOODWILL’S VICE PRESIDENT, Contract & Logistics Services  NEW ROLE TO BEGIN EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012   AKRON, Ohio—June 12, 2012— Bringing over 27 years of operations and …