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Wilmington, DE, March 25, 2015 — Dr. Jack P. Varsalona, president of Wilmington University, has been selected to receive the Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County Community Leadership Advocate of the Year Award. Dr. Varsalona will be formally recognized during Goodwill’s Annual Inspiration Awards Luncheon on Friday, May 8, 2015, at the Chase Center on […]

The spotlight will focus on the fashionable finds available at your local Goodwill store on Friday, February 27, 2015 as the organization holds its fifth-annual Runway Show at the Sheraton Wilmington South (365 Airport Rd, New Castle, DE 19720) starting at 6:00 p.m. The event will also feature a “Second-hand Chic Boutique” of one-of-a-kind, name […]

Wilmington, DE, December 19, 2014– Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County today announced it will no longer accept the donation of televisions at any of its 21 donation locations. The ban on TV donations is effective immediately. According to Colleen Morrone, Goodwill’s president and CEO, the market dynamics of television recycling and disposal have changed […]

Message from the President/CEO

December 11th, 2014

September 2, 2014 Dear Goodwill® Customers: In July, Goodwill Industries International (GII) announced that some Goodwill® member store locations may have been affected by a data security issue. These Goodwills were using a common third-party vendor for payment processing. Since then, based on a third-party investigation and work with federal law enforcement agencies, it was […]

Goodwill and the University of Phoenix, a subsidiary of Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), announced a new scholarship program that awarded a scholarship to Chris Morris, of Wilmington, a team member of Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County. The full-tuition scholarship is effective immediately and is part of 10 scholarships being awarded to Goodwill […]

Goodwill is looking for motivated, hard working production and warehouse team members. Attitude is more important than experience. If you are interested in a full-time or part-time opportunity in our drug-free, caring environment, apply today. We offer competitive pay, health care benefits, paid vacation and sick time, and a retirement plan. You can apply online […]

Letter from our President/CEO

September 2nd, 2014

Dear Goodwill® Customers: In July, Goodwill Industries International (GII) announced that some Goodwill® member store locations may have been affected by a data security issue. These Goodwills were using a common third-party vendor for payment processing. Since then, based on a third-party investigation and work with federal law enforcement agencies, it was determined that our […]

Many of those who turn to Goodwill for help often have barriers to overcome in rebuilding their lives and careers. Sometimes those barriers include physical challenges, a lack of valuable work skills or the need for new opportunities to become self-sufficient. In the case of George Davis, the staff cleaner at the Recycling Center in […]

Patrick Clancy of Havertown, Delaware County, PA has joined Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County as Director of Workforce Initiatives. In his role at Goodwill, Patrick will be responsible for the organization’s career and workforce development efforts, which include the four existing job resource centers that help to connect local residents to jobs in the […]

Troy Oliver (left) was recently recognized as the Graduate of the Year during Goodwill’s Inspiration Awards Luncheon held in early May. Before turning to Goodwill for help, Troy was out of options. With a criminal background and tenuous living arrangements, Troy found it difficult to land a job. When he visited Goodwill’s Job Resource Center […]

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