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G-Tech Registration Deadline

March 18th, 2019|Comments Off on G-Tech Registration Deadline

Registration Ends March 30: Call TODAY 504-889-5568 Goodwill’s technical training and certification programs build soft skills, develop entry-level industry certifications in high demand industries, and help you improve in areas where you may need development. All of the school’s training programs are fee-based and have eligibility requirements. Goodwill works with participants to identify financial resources for their training. Goodwill Technical College is a certified training center by the Louisiana Board of Regents. 2018-2019 G-Tech Class Catalog Broadband Communication Technology (C-Tech) 600 hours Hospitality, Customer Service & Sales (S.T.A.R.T.) 615 hours Microsoft Office Technology Certification 600 hours Medical Billing & Coding 600 hours Medical Office Administrative Assistant 600 hours Call (504)889-5568 or email us today at training@goodwillno.org to get started!

Mardi Gras Store Hours

February 28th, 2019|Comments Off on Mardi Gras Store Hours

About Goodwill: 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.  

Good Turn Day 2019

February 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Good Turn Day 2019

  March 2, 2019  9:00am- 8:00pm Good Turn Day has become a community tradition between Goodwill Industries® and Girl Scouts Louisiana East. HOW IT WORKS Scouts do a Good Turn by collecting gently used items (such as clothing, books, shoes, purses, ect.) to bring to their local Goodwill and are honored with a “Good Turn” patch for participating.   Your participation also helps make the general public aware of Goodwill’s mission and need for donations of quality gently used goods.  Once items are received, they are processed and sold in Goodwill’s 23 retail stores to support its mission of helping people with disabilities and other employment disadvantages prepare for, find and retain work.  Your donations also keep millions of reusable items out of local landfills, making your good turn also good for the environment. EDIT: Due to parades on Saturday March 2, three of our locations will be closing early: Veterans

From Formerly Incarcerated to Employed

February 5th, 2019|Comments Off on From Formerly Incarcerated to Employed

The New Orleans ReEntry Taskforce is Aiding ReEntry Participants New Orleans, LA—The New Orleans ReEntry Taskforce is set to launch its Community Incentive Grant on February 1, 2019. A $12.2 million grant was given to several local non-profits and government agencies from Gov. John Bel Edwards to help people with criminal backgrounds transition back to society. This initiative will be the first of its kind in Orleans Parish, and will be implemented by a diverse network of ReEntry Stakeholders that work to improve outcomes for incarcerated citizens. Created as a component of the Justice Reinvestment Initiative, the program is designed to lower recidivism rates, create a seamless transition from correctional facilities to communities, provide supportive services, and increase employment and job retention among formerly incarcerated citizens. Case managers will focus on the areas of housing, financial aid, mentoring, transportation, legal support, substance abuse, rehabilitation, and family reunification, and will be

Customer Appreciation Sale

December 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Customer Appreciation Sale

Customer Appreciation Sale! We have a 50% off sale on Saturday, December 22! All store locations will be participating so don't miss out! Find a store near you: 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.      

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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