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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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

It’s time to play ball for Fox Valley, Lakeshore Miracle Leagues!

Opening Day for the Miracle League of the Fox Valley and for Miracle League of the Lakeshore is set for Saturday, June 6. The Miracle Leagues in the Fox Valley and on the Lakeshore are programs of Goodwill NCW. Miracle Leagues give children ages 4-19 with cognitive and/or physical disabilities the opportunity to play baseball […]

Remodeling under way at Goodwill Menasha store; other Fox Cities stores open

Menasha — Sometime in mid-July, shoppers and donors of used clothing and housewares will have a much better experience at Goodwill NCW’s Menasha Retail Store and Training Center. That’ll be after the remodeling of the store is complete. As of Friday, April 17, the Menasha store is closed for 90 days to give construction workers unfettered […]

Five days until remodeling: Menasha store offers 75% off everything

Menasha — In preparation for remodeling, all remaining merchandise will be sold at 75 percent off ticketed prices at Goodwill NCW’s Menasha Store and Training Center, from April 12-16. On April 17, the Menasha store will be closed for 90 days for remodeling, as the organization takes advantage of road construction on Appleton Road that […]

Menasha store offers 50 percent off merchandise next week

Menasha — All merchandise at Goodwill NCW’s Menasha Retail Store and Training Center will be offered at 50 percent off the ticketed price during the week of April 6-11, in preparation for the store’s remodeling. On April 17, the Menasha store will be closed for 90 days for remodeling, as the organization takes advantage of […]

Miracle League registration extended to April 10

Menasha — Registration deadline has been extended until Friday, April 10 by the Miracle League baseball programs in the Fox Valley and on the Lakeshore, to allow more disabled youths the thrill of playing on a field of their dreams. The leagues, both programs of Goodwill NCW, give disabled young people (ages 4-19) the chance […]

Goodwill honored as Disability Nonprofit Brand of the Year

Menasha — Goodwill has been honored as the Disability Nonprofit Brand of the Year as part of the 2015 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study, a recently released annual brand equity study. The study ranked consumer awareness and perception of charitable nonprofit brands based on three factors — familiarity, quality and purchase consideration — that result in […]

Goodwill’s Menasha store to close, remodel during road work

Menasha — Goodwill NCW will close its Retail Store and Training Center at 1800 Appleton Road, Menasha, for 90 days during the road construction that will close or restrict traffic in front of the facility. To build roundabouts on both sides of the State 441/Appleton Road exchange, traffic on Appleton Road will be hampered for […]

Donation Express outlets make donation easier, accessible

Little Chute — The first week of operation at Goodwill NCW’s eighth Donation Express facility in the Fox River corridor has been nothing short of a success. The new facility — adjacent to Larry’s Piggly Wiggly, 1921 E. Main Street — opened on Thursday, March 12, and accepts donations from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. […]

Goodwill NCW open Donation Express in Little Chute

Little Chute — The eighth Donation Express facility in Goodwill NCW’s Fox River corridor will open to the public at 9 a.m., Thursday, March 12, at 1921 E. Main Street. The new facility is adjacent to Larry’s Piggly Wiggly, and will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day. The first 40 donors […]