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WELCOME TO THE NEW GWISCO.ORG

Keith Alcorn, CEO of Goodwill Industries of South Central Ohio

Welcome,

2014 marks our 55th year celebrating the power of work in South Central Ohio. After starting small in only Ross County, we have experienced tremendous growth to become the largest employer of people with disabilities in the eight counties we have since expanded to serve.

It’s an exciting time to be a part of Goodwill Industries as we are constantly seeking new ways to support our mission! We’ve moved our administrative offices to Historic Downtown Chillicothe, opened Edgar’s Café, started offering 24 hour childcare (in conjunction with Carver Community Center), and are in the process of re-launching our new and improved website. Additionally, we are in the process of transitioning the Good Guides Mentoring program (made possible by a Federal grant from GII) to a volunteer program of our own design. These new endeavors have but one goal—to further our mission of improving the quality of life and employment opportunities for people with disabilities and disadvantages.

I hope you will share in my excitement as we begin to bring 2014 to a close and look forward enthusiastically to all 2015 will bring!

 

Warmest regards—

Keith Alcorn, C.E.O.

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For more than fifty years we are still going strong and have since grown into an 8 county organization. This allows us to continue to serve our mission of life and employment opportunities for people with disabilities and disadvantages.

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Photos are $5.00 or free with your donation of gently used items! Digital souvenir copy will be emailed to recipient after the event. Special editing will create a photo your little ones will cherish for years to come!

*Please note: Anna and Elsa are only available on Sunday, Nov. 23rd from 12-1:30pm as they will be hosting our Frozen Sing a Long party from 1:30-4pm. If you wish to join the party, please purchase tickets today at Edgar's Cafe or our Chillicothe store location:)
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