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Round-Up to Support Hurricane Relief

October 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Round-Up to Support Hurricane Relief

Fact Sheet: Medical Billing & Coding / Broadband Tech

September 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on Fact Sheet: Medical Billing & Coding / Broadband Tech

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Baton Rouge Gets a New Goodwill Store & Donation Center

September 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Baton Rouge Gets a New Goodwill Store & Donation Center

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana Set to Open 4th Baton Rouge Store & Donation Center,  Thurs, Sept. 14   Goodwill Industries® of Southeastern Louisiana will open a new retail store and donation center in Baton Rouge, on Thursday, September 14, at 2435 O’Neal Lane. A ribbon cutting ceremony with will take place at 8:45 AM before the doors open at 9 AM.  The first 100 shoppers in line will receive a Goodwill giveaway. Refreshments will be provided, while supplies last. “We are excited to open our 4th Goodwill store and donation center in Baton Rouge,” said William Jessee, president of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana. “Our staff is putting the final touches on the store in anticipation of a busy grand opening weekend.” The O’Neal location is Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana’s 22nd store and features a convenient drive up donation station and thousands of high quality, low priced donated

LifeLaunch is Accepting Participants

August 28th, 2017|Comments Off on LifeLaunch is Accepting Participants

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FREE Job Training for SNAP Participants

August 18th, 2017|Comments Off on FREE Job Training for SNAP Participants

Public Service Announcement  GOODWILL OFFERING FREE JOB TRAINING TO ELIGIBLE SNAP PARTICIPANTS Do you currently receive or qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) benefits? If so, you may be eligible to receive FREE job training at Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana’s Employment and Training Center through funding provided by the Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services. Goodwill’s training programs are in high demand industries such as Communications Broadband Technology, Digital Literacy, Microsoft Office Suite and Medical Coding & Billing.  All training programs are accredited by the Louisiana Board of Regents. Participants that qualify under the state’s guidelines will receive supported services to cover the cost related to the education or training program they choose. Classes begin soon. Contact Goodwill today about eligibility and enrollment requirements at 504.889.5568. 2017 GW SNAP Enrollment Flyer   About Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana, Inc. Although mostly known for its stores, Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana

Deck your Dorm 2017 Contest

August 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Deck your Dorm 2017 Contest

Official Contest Rules, Terms, & Eligibility 1. Eligibility: This contest is open only to those who enter a photo and who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. The contest is only open to confirmed students of Louisiana-located college or university, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Goodwill, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the contest. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. 2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the contestant agrees to be fully unconditionally bound by these rules, and represent and warrant that they meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, the contestant agrees to accept the decisions of Goodwill as final and binding as

July 29 & 30 Super Sale

July 25th, 2017|Comments Off on July 29 & 30 Super Sale

ABOUT GOODWILl Industries of Southeastern louisiana Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission of offering opportunities to people with disabilities and other employment disadvantages to improve their economic self-sufficiency through training, education, support services and employment.  In 2016, 2,062 people received Goodwill’s employment and training services and 283 were placed into jobs.  Goodwill operates more than 30 janitorial and grounds maintenance contracts and 21 retail stores in 17 cities.  These enterprises support Goodwill’s mission services in the community that help put people to work and onto a path of economic self-sufficiency.  

Goodwill SELA’s Foster Care Youth Office Open in Houma

July 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Goodwill SELA’s Foster Care Youth Office Open in Houma

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana opens Workforce Office in Houma to Serve Foster Care Youth Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Friday, July 14, 2017, 9 AM  WHO:             Goodwill Industries of SELA’s NEW Workforce Development Office WHAT:                        Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Open House WHEN:                        Friday, July 14, 2017, 8:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. WHERE:          Goodwill Industries of SELA’s NEW Workforce Development Office 1750 Martin Luther King Blvd, Ste. 102, Houma, LA 70360  WHY:               Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana has opened a Workforce Development office in Houma to provide case management, peer support, experiential and independent living skills training for 14-17 year olds in the state’s foster care system and to 18-26 year olds who have aged out of the system.  Initial housing set-up assistance is also available to 18-26 year olds that have aged out of the system.  Constituents from six parishes are served from Goodwill’s Houma office, including Terrebonne,

June 2 Power of Work Employer Out Reach Event

June 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on June 2 Power of Work Employer Out Reach Event

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June 6 Hiring Event for People with Disabilities

June 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on June 6 Hiring Event for People with Disabilities

Goodwill Hosting Hiring Event for People with Disabilities, next Tuesday, June 6, 8 AM -1 PM on Westbank   Goodwill’s Belle Chasse Job Site offers Jobs for People with Disabilities WHO:              Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana, Inc. (Goodwill)   WHAT:           Hiring Event for People with Disabilities  WHEN:           Tuesday, June 6, 2017                       8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   WHERE:         Harvey Community Center 1501 Estalote Street Harvey, LA 70058   ADD’L INFO: Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana is hiring people with disabilities for janitorial and grounds-keeping positions at the Belle Chasse Base in Plaquemines Parish.  Applicants must be able to pass security clearance, drug testing and criminal background checks. Interested job seekers are required to bring state issued picture identification, social security card and proof of disability, such as medical documentation and are advised to visit Goodwill’s website at www.goodwillno.org to print our employment application