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Annual Meeting & Celebration of Champions

During the Annual Meeting and Celebration of Champions event, Goodwill shares its service numbers with the community and honors program champions.  This year although the in-person event was cancelled, the agency held its Annual Meeting on May 27 through Zoom and its Celebration of Champion honorees were sent a special package to honor their achievements safely at home.

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Employee of Distinction

The Employee of Distinction event provides employers a cost-effective way to publicly recognize outstanding employees.  Nominations for the Employee of Distinction Award are reviewed based on quality of work, dedication to the business, and extraordinary efforts with the honor going to the top individuals with the highest average rankings.  This year the event is going virtual!

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Taste of Vintage

Taste of Vintage is Goodwill’s gala fundraiser.  This year the event is going virtual with more details to come.  Last year Honorees Kim and Chas Schreckenberger, helped raise more than $80,000 at the 14th annual event.  During the event, guests enjoyed food tastings offered by a variety of restaurants and specialty businesses, silent and live auctions, as well as a showcase of fashions from the early 1940s to 1980s from Goodwill’s Vintage Collection.

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News Releases

Goodwill Receives Largest Grant Award In Its 94-Year History to Expand Mission Services

AKRON, Ohio — Dec. 17, 2020 — Goodwill Industries serving Summit, Portage, Medina, Ashland and Richland Counties received an investment ...
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