Come celebrate new look at Grand Chute Goodwill

Renovations are complete at the Grand Chute Retail Store and Training Center. Work began in January at the Goodwill store, 2759 Michaels Drive, and a celebration will be held on Friday, Feb. 12. Enjoy a cookie and sign up to win a gift card. The drawing for two $25 gift cards will be held the… [Read More]

Remodeling begins at Ashwaubenon Goodwill

Renovations are underway at the Ashwaubenon Retail Store and Training Center. Work began Feb. 3 at the Goodwill store, at 2814 S. Oneida St., Green Bay, and will be complete by April 17. The renovations will bring a fresh look and feel to the shopping experience and will better tie Goodwill’s retail mission to its… [Read More]

Miracle League of the Chippewa Valley joins Goodwill

MENASHA — The Miracle League of the Chippewa Valley has become a program of Goodwill NCW, marking Goodwill’s 29th program in its 35-county region. Miracle League gives children ages 4-19 with cognitive and/or physical disabilities the opportunity to play baseball in an organized, noncompetitive league on a safe, accessible field with a synthetic surface. Each… [Read More]

FISC informs student loan borrowers about new repayment option

Menasha — Beginning this month, student loan borrowers have a new repayment option to consider, and it could lead to significant relief for an estimated 5 million borrowers. The Financial Information & Service Center, a nonprofit program of Goodwill NCW, is taking steps to share important information about this new program and how it will… [Read More]

Neighborhood Partners joins Goodwill NCW as permanent program

MENASHA — Neighborhood Partners has become a permanent program of Goodwill NCW, marking Goodwill’s 28th program in its 35-county region. It had been a temporary Goodwill program since July 1. Neighborhood Partners is a grassroots, asset-based approach to transforming communities at the neighborhood scale, where all people can work together to produce the quality of… [Read More]

Volunteers sought for tax-preparation program; information sessions scheduled through Nov. 10

A choice of three information sessions for persons interested in volunteering for the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program will be offered in the next several weeks. All sessions will be at the Goodwill NCW Community Campus, 1800 Appleton Road, Menasha. The sessions are: Thursday, Oct. 29, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-noon. Tuesday,… [Read More]

From Sept. 16 to Oct. 3, donate to Goodwill NCW at Bon-Ton Stores and Goodwill donation sites, receive discounts

Menasha — Consumers who want to save on fall fashion — and support a good cause — know that Bon-Ton Stores are the place to shop this season. People who donate clothing, shoes, accessories or other household textiles for Goodwill at any of the Bon-Ton Stores’ 270 locations will receive discount coupons to purchase the newest… [Read More]

Goodwill NCW retail stores: Halloween headquarters with a heart

There’s no need to be scared of your Halloween costume options at any of the 26 Goodwill NCW retail stores across north central Wisconsin. Starting Tuesday, Sept. 8, we’ll have a (g)host of costumes, makeup, wigs, accessories and costume options for anyone who wants to leave a trail of frightened friends and family in their… [Read More]

Goodwill NCW to open Donation Express location in Eau Claire; organization’s first in western Wisconsin

Goodwill NCW (North Central Wisconsin) announced that it will open a Donation Express location in Eau Claire — the organization’s first in western Wisconsin — on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Goodwill NCW’s eighth Donation Express will be in the Westridge Center, at 2625 N. Clairemont Ave., two doors away from Mega Foods. The first 40… [Read More]

Leadership teams named for Stevens Point, Plover stores

Goodwill NCW (North Central Wisconsin) has named Tom Baldischwiler the first Store Team Leader of the organization’s new Plover Retail Store and Training Center, scheduled to open Thursday, Aug. 13. Goodwill NCW’s Plover store, at 1017 Commons Circle in the Crossroads Commons retail area, will be the organization’s 26th such location across its 35-county service… [Read More]

Menasha store re-opens Friday; celebration on Tuesday, July 28

Menasha — A brighter, better shopping experience — and one that better ties Goodwill’s retail mission to its human services mission — will be available for shoppers in its Menasha Retail Store and Training Center on Friday, July 17. The store at 1800 Appleton Road has been closed for remodeling since April 17, and will… [Read More]

Timber Rattlers team up with Miracle League of the Fox Valley to host golf outing

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are hitting the links to benefit the Miracle League of the Fox Valley. The 2015 Timber Rattlers Golf Outing will be held July 27 at Shamrock Heights Golf Course in New London. Foursomes have the opportunity to play with a Timber Rattlers player. The cost is $350. Individual registration is $100…. [Read More]

Goodwill NCW to sponsor Pride Prom for LGBT youth community

Menasha — LGBT Partnership, a program of Goodwill NCW, is sponsoring Pride Prom for youth ages 14-20 who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning and allied. The Rainbow Harmony Ball will be held 7-11 p.m. Friday, July 10, at the Marq, 3177 French Road, De Pere. There will be music and dancing. “We put… [Read More]

Goodwill NCW building Retail Store and Training Center in Plover

Menasha — Goodwill NCW (North Central Wisconsin) will open its newest Retail Store and Training Center for shopping on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Plover’s Crossroads Commons retail area. The Plover store, at 1017 Commons Circle, will be Goodwill NCW’s 26th in its 35-county service area, which stretches from Manitowoc to La Crosse. A Grand… [Read More]

Goodwill Grows receives $20,000 Champions for Healthy Kids grant

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation has awarded Goodwill Grows a $20,000 Champions for Healthy Kids grant provided through an educational grant from the General Mills Foundation. The award will sponsor a farm-to-school expansion project with the Stockbridge-Munsee Community, Band of Mohican Indians, and the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin in Shawano and Menominee… [Read More]