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Stephen begins a new chapter, thanks to the Goodwill Connect program

Stephen didn’t have access to a computer or the internet. He was in the process …

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Goodwill’s Representative Payee Program helped 1,252 in 2021

Goodwill Industries of the Inland Northwest has five Representative Payee offices. The offices within Washington …

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Goodwill’s SSVF program awarded additional funding in 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic hit our community veterans hard. Shelters were closing their doors. This made …

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David gets a new start on life, thanks to help and support from Goodwill

David was incarcerated for 14 years at the Airway Heights Correctional Facility. At the time …

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News & Events
Podcast Episode 5: Veteran Services at Goodwill

This episode of “What’s Good, Goodwill?” f features outreach team members and case managers from Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program. You’ll hear from Don Gillespie, Don Morrison, Tom Smith, and Cailin Carpenter as they talk about what SSVF does.

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Goodwill helps Dianna find a job that fits her needs

For several years, Dianna was unemployed. She wanted to work. But finding employment on her …

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Chriselda found peace, thanks to Goodwill’s support

Chriselda struggled with substance abuse for many years. She was homeless in Tri-Cities, Washington. It …

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Calling all Trunks!

Join the fun! Sign up to be a trunk at one or both of our upcoming trunk-or-treat events.

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Goodwill helped Donna learn new skills that she can apply to a new job

Donna is a stay-at-home, single parent to two teenagers. One of her children has special …

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Goodwill helps Gerrit gain stable housing

Gerrit struggled with alcohol abuse. He wanted to get clean and stay clean. So he …

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Carla found value, purpose, and motivation through Goodwill

Carla was not happy with her life. She felt like life was passing her by. …

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SSVF helps Dennis and his wife get a home they can call their own

Dennis is a Navy veteran from Spokane. He took care of his wife, who was …

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Podcast Episode 4: Employment Programs and Secondhand September

This episode of “What’s Good, Goodwill?” features Program Manager Junior Gonzalez and secondhand shopping guru Rachel.

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Tina got help from services she can count on, thanks to Goodwill

Tina was homeless and lived in her car. In May 2021, she was in a …

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Goodwill helps John manage his freedom

John spent 25 years in prison. It was bittersweet when he got released in August …

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Lorri gets her comfort back thanks to Goodwill

Lorri was comfortable, living in an apartment that she liked. She worked full-time. But due …

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Programs
Danny finds fulfillment, success, and independence

Life was boring and lonely for Danny. He needed fulfillment and looked to Goodwill for …

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News & Events
Goodwill Neighbor Days July 22 & 23

Goodwill has been helping people in our community for more than 80 years. On July …

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Goodwill’s HEN program helps Elmer off the street and in a home

After prison, Elmer lived on the streets for five or six years. He struggled to …

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Goodwill’s SSVF program finds Terry a home

For more than 30 years, Terry battled homelessness. He was a drifter and loved life …

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