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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…. [Read More]

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… [Read More]

Outagamie County, Goodwill NCW launch recycling partnership

February 24, 2015 Menasha, Wisc. — Goodwill NCW is joining forces with Outagamie County Recycling & Solid Waste in an effort to broaden recycling, save landfill space and funnel clothing where it’s needed in local communities.   Beginning today, customers at Outagamie County’s drop-off site will be directed to route textiles and linens to dedicated… [Read More]

Goodwill NCW sponsors TRIUMPH Mile at Bellin Run

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Menasha — A partnership that makes a world of sense — and will make a world of difference to participants, volunteers and partners — is the new collaboration between Goodwill NCW and myTEAM TRIUMPH Wisconsin Chapter. Goodwill NCW, a not-for-profit human services organization based in Menasha, will be the presenting sponsor for… [Read More]

Keep the spirit of #GivingTuesday alive

Menasha — While the actual day of #GivingTuesday has passed, the season of giving has not. Financial donations can still be accepted for 2014 by Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin. Coinciding with Thanksgiving and the kickoff of the holiday shopping season, #GivingTuesday inspired people to take action to improve their local communities, give back… [Read More]

Pete Helein joins Goodwill NCW team

Former Appleton police chief joining Goodwill NCW team Menasha — Pete Helein, former Appleton, Wis., chief of police, will begin his new career at Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin. Helein, 55, will join Goodwill NCW on Jan. 5, 2015, in a two-pronged position: Overseeing the organization’s Circles of Care program; and building and overseeing… [Read More]

Giving Tuesday

Make a difference with “Giving Tuesday” Menasha — Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin has joined #GivingTuesday, a first-of-its-kind effort to harness the collective power of a unique blend of partners — charities, families, businesses and individuals — to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. Coinciding with Thanksgiving… [Read More]

Jacob Herda makes a Miracle League difference

Lakeshore teen earns Youth in Philanthropy award, but work remains Sometimes, really good things happen to really good people. Jacob Herda, 15, is one of those really good people. Receiving the Youth in Philanthropy Award at last Friday’s National Philanthropy Day northeast Wisconsin awards luncheon in Green Bay, hosted by the Association of Fundraising Professionals,… [Read More]

LGBT Partnership to continue its work

Menasha — Goodwill NCW will close its Harmony Café coffee houses in Appleton and Green Bay, probably by year’s end, the organization announced today. The organization’s LGBT services, a Goodwill NCW program operated under the Harmony Café banner, will continue, based at the organization’s Menasha campus, 1800 Appleton Road. The LGBT program has served hundreds… [Read More]

November 2014 Achiever of the Month: Marsha Schwoerer

Harley Orr is a valuable asset to the Goodwill Team and is being awarded the Outstanding Achiever of the Month Award for October 2014. Harley has worked at two different locations with two different partnering agencies during his more than 10 year total training time at Goodwill. Discover the impact Harvey is making!

3rd Annual Compassionate Fox Cities Symposium

This year the Compassionate Fox Cities Symposium theme is “Food for the Heart of Community.”  It’s about what we consume in media, in human interactions, in our culture and in food. For us, a steady diet of compassion in our community supports the heart of community for a strong culture and a culture on which… [Read More]

October 2014 Achiever of the Month: Harley Orr

Harley Orr is a valuable asset to the Goodwill Team and is being awarded the Outstanding Achiever of the Month Award for October 2014. Harley has worked at two different locations with two different partnering agencies during his more than 10 year total training time at Goodwill. Discover the impact Harvey is making!

September 2014 Achiever of the Month: Tara Gregorich

Tara Gregorich joined the LGBT Partnership, a program of our Harmony Café, last spring after coming out to her family and moving into her mother’s home. She quickly became one of the Partnership regulars and wanted to become more engaged with programing and volunteering. In that time we had an opening for our Youth Health Promoter (YHP) leadership position and Tara was encouraged to… [Read More]

August 2014 Achiever of the Month: Sandi Sweney

Lea works in our Menasha Retail Store & Training Center and is a terrific asset to our Menasha Retail Team. She has an unbelievably positive attitude and has a long history of achieving. Here’s a look into Lea’s achievements…

Goodwill NCW launches refreshed website!

Goodwill NCW released a refreshed website this past weekend! Please excuse some “404 Errors” while the internet works to catch up to our new look!