Tagged: goodwill industries of arkansas

SPONSORED: Expect More, Create Change

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/11/2017 8:00 am

Programs take a hard look at developing valuable soft skills in future employees.

Itzkowitz Leaving Goodwill; Nonprofit Seeks New CEO

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/7/2017 4:50 pm

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas is launching a nationwide search to replace departing CEO and President Brian Itzkowitz, the chairman of its board of directors said. Itzkowitz was also elected chairman of the Goodwill Industries International board of directors in 2015.

Emily Gassman Joins Arkansas Foodbank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/6/2016 12:00 am

Emily Gassman has been hired as the community development coordinator at the Arkansas Foodbank in Little Rock. She was most recently the communications director for Girl Scouts Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma & Texas.

Goodwill Stores Asks for Electronic Donations

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/18/2016 10:13 am

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas is making a push for electronic donations in recognition of Earth Day on Friday, April 22.

Goodwill Names Heather Haywood VP of Corporate Communications

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2015 9:07 am

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas on Thursday named Heather Haywood vice president of corporate communications.

Sylvia Murchison, Goodwill Industries of Arkansas (Nonprofit Organization CFO Finalist)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/26/2015 12:00 am

After working for a number of years for a public accounting firm and later in health care administration, Sylvia Murchison was interested in taking her career in a slightly different direction.

Landers Dealership Properties Add Up to $17.8M (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/9/2015 12:00 am

The sale of auto properties in west Little Rock weighed in at a combined $17.8 million. The sale of a 44,337-SF hangar at Clinton National Airport tipped the scales at more than $8.2 million. And a former USA Drug project in west Little Rock is under new ownership after a $1.95 million sale.

Two 7-Digit Deals in Pulaski County

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/22/2014 12:00 am

You want more million-dollar deals? Here’s a pair.

Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance Leads Giving Tuesday Events Across the State

by Lee Hogan 12/3/2014 1:07 pm

The Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance spearheaded a philanthropic event Tuesday to raise money and awareness for various causes around the state.

Turning Jeans into Dreams

by Staff 8/1/2014 12:01 am

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas held its annual awards luncheon and fashion show at the Clinton Presidential Library. The fashion show featured jeans that were creatively enhanced by local artists and modeled by local media personalities. All proceeds went to providing job training and career services to people with disabilities.

Clean out Your Closet, Help Create a Job

by Sandra McGrew 3/27/2014 7:00 am

For its Spring Cleaning Event (March 19 - April 13), Goodwill Industries of Arkansas is asking for your gently used clothing.

Goodwill Opening 9th Location in Little Rock Today

by Lauren James 12/11/2013 8:00 am

Goodwill is opening its ninth location in Little Rock on today (Dec. 12). The store opened at 9 a.m. to the public.

Goodwill to Open 9th Little Rock Store Next Week

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/5/2013 2:18 pm

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas plans to open its ninth store in Little Rock on Dec. 12.

Participate in Goodwill's D.I.Y. Halloween Costume Contest

by Lauren James 10/3/2013 8:00 am

Halloween is this month and Goodwill Industries of Arkansas wants you to showcase your creative costume for a chance to win a gift card in their D.I.Y. Halloween Costume Contest, going on now until Sunday, Nov. 3.

Donate to Goodwill at Arkansas Travelers Game Today

by Lauren James 8/15/2013 8:00 am

Donate used clothing to receive a discount on admission to the Arkansas Travelers game at 7:10 p.m. today (Aug. 15).

Turning Jeans into Dreams

by Staff 8/1/2013 12:01 am

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas hosted its annual awards luncheon Turning Jeans into Dreams at the Clinton Presidential Center. The luncheon included an awards ceremony, keynote speakers and a fashion show featuring artist-embellished jeans modeled by local celebrities. Bank of the Ozarks was the event’s platinum sponsor. 

Young Entrepreneurs Launch Little Rock Pop-Up Shop

by Jordan King 7/30/2013 1:51 pm

A group of young Arkansas and Tennessee entrepreneurs will be selling "upcycled" goods at a pop-up shop in downtown Little Rock on Wednesday. The one-day event is part of Elevate Entrepreneurship Systems' fifth annual Elevate Student Entrepreneurship Summer Camp.

Spring Clean and Win a Gift Certificate at Goodwill

by Lauren James 3/19/2013 8:00 am

Now through April 14, drop off your gently used clothes, shoes, e-waste and toys at your nearby Goodwill store and enter to win a $100, $50 or $25 gift certificate to Goodwill.

Goodwill to Launch Empowerment Program for Women in Central Arkansas

by Lauren James 3/12/2013 8:00 am

Tomorrow (March 13), Goodwill Industries of Arkansas is launching Beyond Jobs, an empowerment program for women in central Arkansas. Learn more about this special new program

Shop Red and Pink at Goodwill and Save

by Lauren James 2/13/2013 8:00 am

Save big at Goodwill Industries of Arkansas' three-day Red & Pink Sale, going on now until tomorrow (Feb. 14).