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Workforce development director hired

Grants Pass, OR — Southern Oregon Goodwill® Industries has hired David Fricke as Director of Workforce Development for Josephine County. He oversees all Goodwill’s workforce development programs and services in Josephine County. Fricke started his career in employment and workforce development in 1991. He came to Goodwill from the Umpqua Valley disAbilities Network in Roseburg, […]

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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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Josephine County honors achievements

Southern Oregon Goodwill® Industries honored the achievements of people who are building a better future through vocational training and employment at a Goodwill Story Behind the Store Celebration awards event on Thursday, June 29, at the Grants Pass High School Commons. Becky Waldon, who gained valuable work experience and new confidence, then made connections through […]

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Grants Pass career fair planned

Grants Pass, OR — Southern Oregon Goodwill Industries will host a career fair from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, June 14, at the Goodwill Job Connection, 735 SW Fifth St, Grants Pass. Connecting people seeking work with employers who are hiring is a key part of Goodwill’s mission to enable employment. The career fair is […]

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Grand opening set in Grants Pass

Grants Pass, OR — Southern Oregon Goodwill is relocating its Grants Pass thrift store and donation site to 346 NE Beacon Drive. The store’s grand opening is set for Thursday, May 25, at 9 a.m. Still within in the Grants Pass Shopping Center, the newly remodeled space has nearly 13,000 square feet of sales floor, […]

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Grants Pass store plans move

Have you heard? We will relocate our store in Grants Pass next month. The store, currently at 1101 NE D St., is moving to a new spot in the Grants Pass Shopping Center, taking over part of the space that was occupied by Albertsons and briefly a Haggen grocery store. The new address is 346 […]

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