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**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** August 20, 2018 Contact: Jose Medellin | | (646) 238-9133 mobile Goodwill® NYNJ Hosts NYC HRA Commissioner Steven Banks at YouthPathways Program in Brooklyn  Goodwill Industries of Greater NY and Northern NJ Proves Success in New Model for Job and Training Services for TANF Youth with HRA-Funded Program since April



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 29, 2018 Jose Medellin, Director of CommunicationsGoodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey, Inc.Phone: 646-238-9133 | Monica Dahl, SVP, Chief Marketing Officer, Omni-Channel & PRChristopher & BanksPhone: 763-551-5016 | GOODWILL NYNJ PARTNERS WITH CHRISTOPHER & BANKS FOR NATIONWIDE CHARITABLE EVENT National retailer will provide


Digital Career Accelerator

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** August 2018 Contact: Jose Medellin | | (646) 238-9133 mobile Goodwill® NYNJ Surpasses Digital Career Accelerator Grant Goals with Google Goodwill NYNJ Provided Digital Skills Training to 6,773 Individuals in First Six Months New York, NY (Aug. 29, 2018) – Six months after launching Goodwill’s Digital Career AcceleratorSM program with founding partner


Parsons + Goodwill NYNJ: Students Design Sustainable Fashion

For this spring semester, Goodwill NYNJ and The New School’s Parsons School of Fashion collaborated to provide six Bachelor of Fine Arts senior students the opportunity to work directly with our production department to get material to upcycled for use in their thesis collection. The semester-long project culminated with the


Goodwill NYNJ Staff Mentors CUNY Team to Win $10k 2nd Prize!

Goodwill NYNJ Staff Mentors CUNY Team to Win $10k 2nd Prize! A team of students from the Grove School of Engineering at City University of NY (CUNY) won second place and a $10,000 prize in CREATE (Cultivating Resources for Employment with Assistive Technology), a state-wide competition that NY Industries for


Sharmaine Williams

Sharmaine Williams is inducted in Hall of Fame In honor of March, Women’s History Month, Strong Nonprofits for a Better New York inducted Sharmaine Williams, Goodwill NYNJ Senior Vice President of Workforce Development, in their Women in Human Services Hall of Fame. Sharmaine was recognized for her work and contributions to her community during an event at