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Halloween 75% Off Sale

October 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Halloween 75% Off Sale

All Halloween costume apparel and accessories, including new goods, is 75% off in all stores till Sunday, November 11 only at these Goodwill store locations; Mid City, Veterans, Lakeview, Esplanade, Covington, Mandeville, Hammond, Burbank, College, Coursey, Houma, and LaPlace . Get to Goodwill before all the spooky savings are gone. https://goodwillno.org/find-stores/  Goodwill is a 501C3 nonprofit organization dedicated to offering opportunities to people with disabilities and other employment disadvantages to improve their economic self-sufficiency through training, education, support services and employment. Last year alone, Goodwill served 2,938 individuals with disabilities and other employment barriers and placed 306 in jobs.         

Grant Awarded to Goodwill’s Re-Entry Program

October 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Grant Awarded to Goodwill’s Re-Entry Program

Justice Reinvestment Grant Awarded to Goodwill’s Re-Entry Program And Other Re-Entry Programs Across Louisiana NEW ORLEANS (Oct. 25, 2018) – Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana (Goodwill SELA) knows that individuals who have formerly been incarcerated can turn their lives around and be productive employees. To help with this effort, Goodwill SELA is expanding its work training program for people with criminal backgrounds. Through a $447,785 investment – the largest grant in the state – from the New Orleans Re-entry Taskforce, Goodwill will provide direct services including legal services, such as securing a driver’s license or negotiating child support payments.  In the test pilot for Year 1 there will be 747 individuals being released who will be transitioning back into society. The grant is part of a larger $12.2 million investment from Gov. John Bel Edwards for government agencies and nonprofits in Jefferson, Orleans, and St. Tammany parishes to help people

Job Fair October 5

October 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Job Fair October 5

Goodwill is a 501C3 non-profit organization dedicated to offering opportunities to people with disabilities and other employment disadvantages to improve their economic self-sufficiency through training, education, support services and employment. Last year alone, Goodwill served 2,938 individuals with disabilities and other employment barriers and placed 306 in jobs.

LaPlace Credit Card Charges

September 24th, 2018|Comments Off on LaPlace Credit Card Charges

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Junior League Diaper Bank

August 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Junior League Diaper Bank

Our friends at Junior League of New Orleans is having a diaper drive! Learn how you can donate at: https://www.jlno.org/community/diaper-bank/  

Scholarships for Veterans & Families

August 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on Scholarships for Veterans & Families

Full scholarships available for veterans and their family members to attend Goodwill's Certified Training Program and get certified in Microsoft Office Technology. Please call 504-889-5568 to see if you qualify.  Click here to learn more.

50% Off Sale July 28

July 24th, 2018|Comments Off on 50% Off Sale July 28

50% OFF EVERYTHING! All items, excluding new goods, will be 50% off at every Goodwill location on Saturday, July 28. Mark your calendars and don't miss all the savings! https://goodwillno.org/find-stores/ Goodwill is a 501C3 non-profit organization dedicated to offering opportunities to people with disabilities and other employment disadvantages to improve their economic self-sufficiency through training, education, support services and employment. Last year alone, Goodwill served 2,938 individuals with disabilities and other employment barriers and placed 306 in jobs.

Meet our New VP of Human Resources

July 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Meet our New VP of Human Resources

Marilyn Chapman, Ph.D., has been named Vice President of Human Resources of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana, Inc. In her new role, Chapman will lead the organization’s efforts to recruit and retain top talent, oversee employee relations and advise on regulatory compliance matters. Chapman brings more than 20 years of for-profit and non-profit experience to Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana and specializes in human capital, human resource operations, benefits, talent acquisition and organizational development issues.  She most recently served as Director of Human Resources for Buffalo Medical Group in New York.  Prior to that, she was the Director Human Resources and Acting CEO for Sheehan Health Network.  Chapman earned her Ph.D. from Niagara University in New York and a Masters of Art from State University of New York.   She also holds SPHR (Senior Professional Human Resources) and CERS (Certified Employee Relations Specialist) credentials. Goodwill is a 501C3 non-profit organization dedicated

July 14 Sale 50% Off

July 11th, 2018|Comments Off on July 14 Sale 50% Off

Baton Rouge it's your turn for a sale! Everything will be 50% off, excluding new goods, Saturday July 14! Only at these locations: Gonzales, Walker, Denham Springs, O'Neal, Coursey, College, Burbank, Zachary, and Hammond. Goodwill is a 501C3 non-profit organization dedicated to offering opportunities to people with disabilities and other employment disadvantages to improve their economic self-sufficiency through training, education, support services and employment. Last year alone, Goodwill served 2,938 individuals with disabilities and other employment barriers and placed 306 in jobs.