Category Archives: News

Customer Service Starts With A Smile

Goodwill employee once down on his luck uplifts customers with positive spirit. First impressions are everything, and the first time you meet Rodney Shelton, you’re overcome with joy, happiness and a newfound appreciation for life. For customers who shop at the Goodwill Austintown store, no trip would be complete without stopping to talk with Shelton, the fun-loving janitor who greets each and every individual with a smile and friendly hello. His journey has been.

Hi, I’m Your New Goodwill

Do not be confused by the word, “new.” The truth is, Goodwill has been operating as a nonprofit in the Youngstown area for 125 years, serving the needs of the community since 1893. What’s “new” in 2018 is our look and feel, and a renewed commitment and excitement to continue to meet the needs of the community for another 125 years! We’re launching a campaign to tell people who may or may not know.

Goodwill Opens New Canfield Donation Center

Canfield, Ohio (April 6, 2017) – Goodwill Industries is celebrating 125 years in the Mahoning and Shenango valleys with the grand opening of its new donation center in Canfield. Located at 580 West Main Street, people can drop off donations Tuesday through Saturday from 9am to 7pm and on Sundays, 12pm to 5pm. “Donations are the lifeblood of our organization and we are excited to open this new donation center to continue to expand.

Shop “Early and Often” for Back-to-School Savings

July 30, 2015 (YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio) – With some Ohio schools starting back up as early as August, back-to-school shopping is about to kick off. The Youngstown Area Goodwill is reminding parents that it’s never too early to start shopping for back-to-school clothes, as the inventory at its eight local retail locations is ever-changing. “Shop early and shop often,” says its executive director, Mike McBride. “Our merchandise changes very quickly and we put donations out.

NOTICE:

The New Castle Store has reopened after closing for a week to restock, refresh and update. Be sure to stop in and see the changes!