Archive for January, 2017

Goodwill distributes thousands in vouchers

Each year, Southern Oregon Goodwill Industries distributes thousands of dollars of store credits to community service agencies in Douglas, Klamath, Jackson, and Josephine counties to help people with need for clothing and household essentials. These store credits are referred to as “vouchers” which are redeemable only in Southern Oregon Goodwill stores and As Is outlets. […]

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Celebrating our founder on January 19

On January 19,  Goodwill Industries International and its 164 affiliated agencies celebrate the 154th birthday of our founder, the Rev. Edgar James Helms, who established our guiding principles of “a hand up, not a hand out.” Helms once wrote, “Work greatly enhances the morale of those who help themselves and others by their labor in our industry. […]

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Ashland store expansion planned

Southern Oregon Goodwill plans to expand its Ashland store at 639 Tolman Creek Road, adding a covered donation lane, more warehouse space for storing and processing donations, and additional retail space. The proposed expansion and its progress through the city of Ashland planning process has garnered media attention. The Ashland Daily Tidings wrote about the […]

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