Goodwill Hosts ‘Reverse Job Fair’

Goodwill hosted a “reverse job fair,” sponsored by the Chattanooga Area Employment Consortium on April 25. The event was organized by George Clark, Business Development Coordinator for Chattanooga Goodwill Industries, and Scott Kramer of the Center for...

Mission: Goodwill HELPs

An empty 53-foot semi-tractor trailer pulled up to a Chattanooga Goodwill warehouse one day in late September. Within a couple of hours, the truck pulled away bound for Rochester, NY, and eventually to villages and towns in western Ukraine. The semi was filled to the...
Simple Act = Lasting Kindness

Simple Act = Lasting Kindness

Paul Huff Goodwill Store employees were nearly brought to tears recently when they witnessed one of their customers step forward to help another customer pay for a formal dress for an upcoming school dance. Seems both customers were in line to pay for their purchases....
Goodwill Opens First Catoosa County Store

Goodwill Opens First Catoosa County Store

Northwest Georgia residents now have a new thrift store: Goodwill of Fort Oglethorpe. “It is an area that Goodwill wanted to locate to for awhile,” said store manager Melissa Lowe. “We had customers driving from Fort Oglethorpe to LaFayette or to...
A Heart for Helping

A Heart for Helping

Annette Hendricks (shown on the left with Taryn Wilson) of Rossville, GA, retired in 2014 after working for many years in the federal court system, for the local phone company and at other paid endeavors. But it took her only about two weeks to realize she wasn’t...

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