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Art for Everyone, On the Road in Maine

Art for Everyone, On the Road in Maine

April 29th, 2014 @ 4:39 pm | Posted to | Written by

Art for Everyone – Saturday, May 17 On Saturday, May 17, Goodwill’s Art for Everyone will go on the road in Maine! The Maine stores listed below will have a collection of affordable artwork: drawings, oils, pastels, posters, watercolors and… read

CCI and Goodwill's Take 2 Help Maine Families Build New Homes

CCI and Goodwill’s Take 2 Help Maine Families Build New Homes

April 28th, 2014 @ 4:46 pm | Posted to | Written by

  This spring Goodwill’s Take 2  continued their partnership with Community Concepts Inc. (CCI) by supporting the Mutual Self-Help Homeownership Program. Goodwill’s Take 2 staff supervised and served alongside Goodwill Take 2 participants as they worked on three houses in… read

Mike and Barbara Rainville of Maple Landmark Woodcraft

Mike and Barbara Rainville of Maple Landmark Woodcraft

April 23rd, 2014 @ 2:45 pm | Posted to | Written by

  Maple Landmark Woodcraft has been making eco-friendly, educational wooden toys, games and gifts in Middlebury, Vermont since 1979. They have grown from a company of 1, to a staff of 40 local employees. Now you can purchase a selection… read

Little Black Dress, The Little Dress That Could

Little Black Dress, The Little Dress That Could

April 21st, 2014 @ 11:53 am | Posted to | Written by

  Our almost sold out Little Black Dress event is just days away, but the inspiration to keep an eye out for your perfect little (black) dress will remain. Many thanks to Ashley Jordan of Sweet William for this reminder… read

Richard Stone of Laserkrafts

Richard Stone of Laserkrafts

April 17th, 2014 @ 5:36 pm | Posted to | Written by

  Richard Stone and his wife, Myra, have owned and operated Laserkrafts since 2003. Back in February we drove out to Deerfield, NH with Judy Beedle Photography, got a tour of the Laserkrafts workshop, and learned how his business came… read

Angelrox LBD Maximizes Value, Minimizes Consumption

Angelrox LBD Maximizes Value, Minimizes Consumption

April 17th, 2014 @ 3:20 pm | Posted to | Written by

  We have so many great auction items, live and silent, for you at our Little Black Dress event coming up next week (tickets are selling fast!). But what would the evening be without a featured LBD up for grabs?… read

Little Black Dress Event Connects Veterans to Community

Little Black Dress Event Connects Veterans to Community

April 11th, 2014 @ 3:43 pm | Posted to | Written by

  Last year the funds raised at our Little Black Dress event built the foundation to create our Veterans Fund. Local veteran Ben Kamilewicz spoke of his experience returning home from service, and how key community support was to him… read

Goodwill Finds on the LBD Runway, Sneak Peek!

Goodwill Finds on the LBD Runway, Sneak Peek!

April 9th, 2014 @ 3:08 pm | Posted to | Written by

Tickets are selling fast for our 3rd annual Little Black Dress event! We have an amazing line-up of live and silent auction items to add to the fun, as well as delicious hors d’oeuvres (and signature drink too!) by Black Tie… read

Free Credit Report Day at Portland Public Library

Free Credit Report Day at Portland Public Library

April 4th, 2014 @ 4:55 pm | Posted to | Written by

Free Credit Report Day Friday, April 11th 12:15 – 3:30 pm Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME 04101 Lower Level Meeting Rooms #2, #3 and #4   Free Credit Report Day at Portland Public Library was created to… read

Chris Voynik of Wag Rags

Chris Voynik of Wag Rags

April 4th, 2014 @ 2:16 pm | Posted to | Written by

  As we prepared to launch our new 100% Neighbor-Made collection we took to the road with Judy Beedle Photography and got to know some of the inspiring small business owners behind the products. We drove up to Readfield, ME… read

We Are Goodwill: Dorrie Wallace, Recycled Cycles

We Are Goodwill: Dorrie Wallace, Recycled Cycles

March 20th, 2014 @ 9:38 am | Posted to | Written by

  Our Goodwill Recycled Cycles program began in the spring of 2013 as an opportunity to provide low cost transportation to the Concord community – and a job training solution for female offenders in New Hampshire. Participants not only learn… read

Goodwill NNE Employees of the Year

Goodwill NNE Employees of the Year

March 5th, 2014 @ 1:27 pm | Posted to | Written by

  Each fall all Goodwill NNE employees – across ME, NH, and VT – are asked to nominate a colleague for Employee of the Year. As many as seven individuals may be recognized, representing the diverse programs and regions that… read