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The Junior Group of Goodwill online auction now live!

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The Junior Group of Goodwill online auction is now live! Click here to bid on antiques, collectibles, vintage toys, musical instruments, dolls, pictures, glassware, vintage radios and more! Bid and support Goodwill! Proceeds from the auction support the mission of Goodwill to provide job training and employment services to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. Bidding closes at 2pm on November 1.

Youngstown Area Goodwill DIY Costume Contest

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The do-it-yourself (DIY) costume trend has steadily increased for the last several years with plenty of Halloween fans relying on Goodwill as a shopping source. Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries want to see what you find…and will reward the best of the bunch. More than half of adults turn to Goodwill for unique, affordable DIY costume ideas. Last year, a few of the local stores even pre-bagged some easy, grab-and-go options for popular costumes, like.

Girl Scout Troops Can Register for Good Turn Day

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Goodwill and the Girl Scouts are teaming up for the Good Turn Day donation drive on Saturday, November 4. Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries’ donation centers in Austintown, Boardman, Calcutta, Liberty, Salem and Warren will be participating in the event along with Girl Scouts in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. Girl Scouts earn a patch by collecting re-saleable clothing and household items from friends, family and neighbors, and then donating these items to one of.

Junior Group Auction a Success Under New Format

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Despite changing the format of the event, The Junior Group of Goodwill Auction and Jewelry Sale was still a huge success. Over $45,000 was generated to help support Goodwill’s mission of providing job training and employment services to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. In the past, the Junior Group held a two-day event which consisted of a Friday evening gala and a Saturday antique and collectible auction. The group made the.