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Youngstown Radio Reading Service celebrates 30 years at Goodwill

Youngstown Radio Reading Service celebrates 30 years at Goodwill YOUNGSTOWN, OH (Feb. 28) – In March, the Youngstown Radio Reading Service will celebrate its 30 year anniversary at Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries. YRRS, which celebrated 45 years of broadcasting last year, is a special non-profit radio station dedicated to providing independent access to information for people who are blind or print impaired. YRRS operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, airing a.

Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries announces resignation of CEO

Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries announces resignation of CEO YOUNGSTOWN, OH (Feb. 18) – Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries announced that Mark Goloja, CEO, has resigned from his position to purse a new professional opportunity after nearly three years of service. Today will be his last day with the organization. “Believing in the value of people and the power of work truly drives our mission at Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries, and leading through this belief has.

Meet our Workforce Development Team!

Meet our Workforce Development Team! Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries offers a variety of programs and services to help individuals in our community prepare for and find meaningful employment. To help fulfill our mission, we have a team of individuals who make up our Workforce Development Team. Meet the team below! If you are looking for a job or need assistance with the process, you can contact our Career Services Manager, Tadarrelle. He helps clients.

Four Tips from #PlasticFreeJuly on Becoming More Sustainable

Four Tips from #PlasticFreeJuly on Becoming More Sustainable As we enter August, we want to share some valuable sustainable alternatives we learned during #PlasticFreeJuly that can be used year-round. While these swaps in our daily activities might seem small, they can actually help our ocean and planet long-term. In the moment, we may throw away a soda can or plastic bag without thinking about the effects it can have on our environment, but the.

Customer Highlight: Meet Rebecca Banks!

Customer Highlight: Meet Rebecca Banks! Rebecca Banks is many things — a Youngstown-native, mom of two, Youngstown State University graduate and longtime Goodwill shopper.  She describes herself as a sentimental person and remembers shopping at the Goodwill stores with her sons when they were young. To this day, she loves finding knick knacks, books, CDs and items from the 70s and 80s that remind her of her family. While in college from 2009 to.