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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

Featured Jobs at Goodwill of Northern New England

Featured Jobs at Goodwill of Northern New England

February 20th, 2014 @ 5:08 pm | Posted to | Written by

Come work with us! At Goodwill Industries of Northern New England we strive to help people in need reach their fullest potential through the power of work. While each employee here at Goodwill has a particular role, we work together… read

Upcoming Goodwill NNE Donation Drives

Upcoming Goodwill NNE Donation Drives

February 20th, 2014 @ 9:19 am | Posted to | Written by

/ Are you tired of winter yet? Come have some fun with us at these hockey games before baseball season begins! Fans are encouraged to donate a bag of gently used clothing, and we’ll be giving out coupons for $5… read

Work That Works For You: Meet Roxane Gerry

Work That Works For You: Meet Roxane Gerry

February 19th, 2014 @ 1:26 pm | Posted to | Written by

/ Throughout our lives, we define ourselves by what we do for a living: our work. It was the recognition of the basic human need to work that led Edgar J. Helms, our founder, to establish what is now known… read

Tax Time Help: Do you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit?

Tax Time Help: Do you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit?

February 3rd, 2014 @ 4:48 pm | Posted to | Written by

  EITC, the Earned Income Tax Credit,  is a tax credit to help you keep more of what you earned. It is a refundable federal income tax credit for low to moderate income working individuals and families. Does tax lingo… read

Valentine's Day Gift DIY with Joanne Palmisano

Valentine’s Day Gift DIY with Joanne Palmisano

January 27th, 2014 @ 2:34 pm | Posted to | Written by

/ There is still plenty of time to make your own special gifts for Valentine’s Day. We are happy to have yet another great DIY idea to share from Joanne Palmisano of Salvage Secrets. It’s easy to DIY! Don’t hesitate… read

Free Tax Prep Help: Dates & Location, CASH Coalition

Free Tax Prep Help: Dates & Location, CASH Coalition

January 24th, 2014 @ 11:03 am | Posted to | Written by

/ Need help with your taxes? You may qualify for free tax prep help here in Portland via the CA$H Coalition! E-file for free with the help of an IRS-certified volunteer tax preparer. Outside of Portland, call 2-1-1 to find… read