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Atmos Energy Helps Discover Goodwill Deliver Heating Assistance to Low-Income Residents Via “Mission in Motion” Bus

On Friday, May 11, Atmos Energy joined Discover Goodwill to announce a strategic, mission-minded partnership sparked by Atmos’ generously-donated, 19-passenger bus titled “Mission in Motion,” which will be dedicated to Discover Goodwill’s Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)—providing critical heating assistance to low-income households throughout Southern and Western Colorado during the wintertime. “Our future depends on the economic strength and social well-being of our communities,”…See More
May 14
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DISCOVER GOODWILL NOW OFFERING DIGITAL SKILLS TRAINING

Discover Goodwill is among 10 nationwide Goodwill organizations competitively chosen as a leader in digital skills expansion and training through a new initiative with Google called the Goodwill Digital Career AcceleratorSM – made possible by a $10 million grant from Google. Discover Goodwill is receiving a $300,000 grant to fund its participation as a Digital Change Agent—providing Security+ training for those seeking to increase their marketability in the information technology (IT) field by…See More
Jan 16
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DISCOVER GOODWILL AWARDED DAKOTA FOUNDATION’S INAUGURAL IAN HELMS AWARD

The Colorado Springs-based Dakota Foundation recently announced the selection of Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado as the recipient of its inaugural Ian K. Helms Award for Social Entrepreneurship. The award provides up to $100,000 in capital to philanthropic organizations to launch social ventures. The Dakota Foundation awarded Discover Goodwill $75,000 in the form of a program related investment to be used for capital, as well as a $25,000 grant. Discover Goodwill will use the…See More
Oct 2, 2017
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Discover Goodwill & Garden of the Gods Collection Announce “On the Mesa” Mixer: Inaugural Event Promises Great Time for a Good Cause

On Friday, August 18, dozens of outdoor entertainment enthusiasts will gather on the plush and picturesque Garden of the Gods Collection grounds for an unforgettable wine and food tasting event with proceeds going to Discover Goodwill’s jobs-generating, independence-building programs.   “Discover Goodwill is thrilled to partner with Garden of the Gods Collection to host this one-of-a-kind, community-infused, mission-minded event catering to all tastes and supporting a great cause,” said…See More
Aug 8, 2017
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DISCOVER GOODWILL CEO SELECTED TO CHAIR GOODWILL INDUSTRIES INTERNATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Goodwill Industries International (GII) board of directors has elected Karla Grazier, president and CEO of Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado, as the chair of its board. Grazier took office during the annual Goodwill meeting of executives and board leaders held recently in Louisville, KY, and will…See More
Jul 11, 2017
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Discover Goodwill Receives Grant to Expand Social Enterprise

Discover Goodwill Fresh Start Laundry Employee Jason BayetteDiscover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado has received a grant of $165,000 from the Daniels Fund to procure a commercial-grade iron for its Fresh Start Laundry social enterprise. The 24,000-square-foot, full-service laundry operation provides jobs for…See More
Jun 26, 2017
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Discover Goodwill Honors “Star” Supporters and Achievers at 2017 Annual Dinner

(L-R) Discover Goodwill President & CEO Karla Grazier, "2016 Helms Legacy Award" Honoree Roland Warren, Discover Goodwill Governing Board Chair Aileen Berrios.On April 18, Discover Goodwill raised the curtains on the nonprofit’s Annual Dinner at The Broadmoor, honoring dedicated business and community partners, and…See More
Apr 26, 2017
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Discover Goodwill Encourages Spring Cleaning with #CleanSweep Campaign

Spring is a great time to declutter, but spring cleaning can become an overwhelming task. Discover Goodwill offers five “how-to” tips to help you soar through this household chore, and develop new habits to keep you organized all year long.  Lorie Marrero, a Certified Professional Organizer® and Woman’s Day contributing editor, shared her top five spring cleaning tips:Have a plan. You don’t want unwanted items cluttering up your home any longer than necessary, so plan to spring clean and donate…See More
Mar 17, 2016
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Discover Goodwill President and CEO Receives National Honor

Karla Grazier, president and CEO of Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado, was recently honored by Goodwill Industries International (GII)—represented by 165 independently-operated agencies across the nation and in Canada—as the 2016 Matthews Entrepreneurial Award recipient. This distinguished award recognizes…See More
Mar 2, 2016
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Year-End Donations to Discover Goodwill Will Lighten Your Load and Change Lives

The holiday season is the perfect time to declutter your cupboards and closets, and donate your gently-used items to charity. Before dropping off that outgrown shirt or counter-cluttering crock pot at a donation site, however, Discover Goodwill encourages donors to consider the following:Can you easily identify the agency receiving your items? Is there prominent branding and contact information for verification and follow-up (e.g., organization’s name, website, contact number)?Is the…See More
Dec 7, 2015
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BBVA Compass Champions Discover Goodwill’s Life-Changing Mission at “An Enchanted Evening”

Discover Goodwill’s “An Enchanted Evening” Presenting Sponsor BBVA Compass represented by Market President Shawn Thompson and wife Michelle. BBVA…See More
Oct 5, 2015
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Discover Goodwill Opens “Connections” Community Support Center in Monument

Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is announcing the opening of “Connections,” its new community programs center offering a wide-range of support services to residences in the Tri-Lakes community. “Discover Goodwill has been a part of this community for over 20 years, and we are thrilled to expand…See More
Aug 18, 2015
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Discover Goodwill’s 2015 Annual Dinner Encourages Donors to “Give it Away and Change a Life”

(L-R) Discover Goodwill Board of Directors Chair Peter Maiurro, "2014 Community Employee of the Year Steven Perkins, Discover Goodwill President/CEO Karla GrazierOn April 23, nearly 850 Discover Goodwill supporters and ambassadors gathered at The Broadmoor to celebrate the organization’s leading businesses, community partners…See More
Apr 30, 2015
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Goodwill® Named Disability Nonprofit Brand of the Year in 2015 Harris Poll Equitrend® Study: Goodwill is Highest Ranked Brand in its Category Based on the 2015 EquiTrend Equity Score

Goodwill was named the Disability Nonprofit Brand of the Year as part of the 2015 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study, an annual brand equity study which was released this week. The study ranked consumer awareness and perception of charitable nonprofit brands based on three factors — familiarity, quality and purchase consideration — that result in a brand equity rating for each brand. The study, which was conducted for the 27th year, surveyed more than 38,000 Americans who assessed brands across 148…See More
Apr 8, 2015
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Discover Goodwill Expands Retail Operations and Job Opportunities in Monument

Discover Goodwill's new Monument Retail Center will officially open its doors to the public on Saturday, January 24.On Saturday, January…See More
Jan 15, 2015
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Discover Goodwill Seeks Volunteers to Lend a Hand While Changing Lives

Discover Goodwill is looking for caring, service-minded individuals to assist with the transportation of program participants on a 15-passenger bus.  Volunteer bus assistants must be 18 years or older with a high school diploma/GED or higher education, and be willing to participate in CPR, First Aid, Crisis Management, Safety and Client Confidentiality courses. Trainings and certifications will be conducted and covered by Discover Goodwill.Morning and/or afternoon shifts are available, Monday…See More
Dec 30, 2014

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Atmos Energy Helps Discover Goodwill Deliver Heating Assistance to Low-Income Residents Via “Mission in Motion” Bus

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On Friday, May 11, Atmos Energy joined Discover Goodwill to announce a strategic, mission-minded partnership sparked by Atmos’ generously-donated, 19-passenger bus titled “Mission in Motion,” which will be dedicated to Discover Goodwill’s Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)—providing critical heating assistance to low-income households throughout Southern and Western Colorado during the wintertime. …



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DISCOVER GOODWILL NOW OFFERING DIGITAL SKILLS TRAINING

Posted on January 16, 2018 at 10:03am 0 Comments

Discover Goodwill is among 10 nationwide Goodwill organizations competitively chosen as a leader in digital skills expansion and training through a new initiative with Google called the Goodwill Digital Career AcceleratorSM – made possible by a $10 million grant from Google. Discover Goodwill is receiving a $300,000 grant to fund its participation as a Digital Change Agent—providing Security+ training for those seeking to increase their marketability…

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DISCOVER GOODWILL AWARDED DAKOTA FOUNDATION’S INAUGURAL IAN HELMS AWARD

Posted on October 2, 2017 at 9:49am 0 Comments

The Colorado Springs-based Dakota Foundation recently announced the selection of Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado as the recipient of its inaugural Ian K. Helms Award for Social Entrepreneurship. The award provides up to $100,000 in capital to philanthropic organizations to launch social ventures. The Dakota Foundation awarded Discover Goodwill $75,000 in the form of a program related investment to be used for capital, as well as a $25,000…

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Discover Goodwill & Garden of the Gods Collection Announce “On the Mesa” Mixer: Inaugural Event Promises Great Time for a Good Cause

Posted on August 8, 2017 at 8:30am 0 Comments

On Friday, August 18, dozens of outdoor entertainment enthusiasts will gather on the plush and picturesque Garden of the Gods Collection grounds for an unforgettable wine and food tasting event with proceeds going to Discover Goodwill’s jobs-generating, independence-building programs.  

 

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