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New VP and director in Klamath named

Klamath Falls, OR — Southern Oregon Goodwill® Industries has hired Rich Ortiz, a long-time resident of Klamath County as Director of Workforce Development for Klamath and Lake counties. Ortiz replaces Erin Young, who was promoted to Vice President of Workforce Development and now is based at Goodwill’s regional office in Medford. Ortiz spent more than […]

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Beating the heat

When a record-breaking heat wave hit Southern Oregon, Goodwill closed its attended donation trailers in Medford and Grants Pass when afternoon temperatures soared to around 110 degrees on Wednesday, Aug. 2, and Thursday, Aug. 3. KDRV Newswatch 12 reported on the weather-related closures on Aug. 2 during the 5 p.m. broadcast. They also included a […]

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Jackson County celebrates success

Southern Oregon Goodwill® Industries wrapped up a series of celebrations honoring the achievements of clients, employees and partners with a Stories Behind the Store Celebration for Jackson County on July 20 at the Rogue Valley Country Club. The Story of the Year was Hayley Taylor, who came to Goodwill to earn her GED and get […]

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Employee wins national award

MEDFORD — Goodwill Industries International is pleased to announce that the winner of its 2017 Edgar J. Helms Award for Staff is Kristi Bonham of Talent, Oregon. Bonham serves as the quality assurance coordinator for Southern Oregon Goodwill Industries in Medford. She has worked for the organization since 1997, beginning as a job coach, contracts […]

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Community attends career fair

The Southern Oregon Goodwill® Industries Career Fair in Medford on May 10 attracted a dozen employers, 94 job candidates and media attention. KDRV NewsWatch 12, the Medford ABC affiliate, posted a brief about the career fair online May 4 and ran an announcement about the event during the 6 p.m. news broadcast on Tuesday, May […]

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Medford career fair planned

Southern Oregon Goodwill Industries will host a career fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, at the Goodwill Employment & Training Center, 11 W. Jackson St., Medford. Connecting people seeking work with employers who are hiring is part of Goodwill’s mission to enable employment. The career fair is open to all job […]

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