Goodwill Industries at Work in East Central Ohio

Goodwill Industries at Work in East Central Ohio

Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, Inc. serves Geauga County, and Cuyahoga County, Ohio, plus portions of Lake, Stark, Carroll, Jefferson, Harrison and Tuscarawas Counties. They also cover a small part of West Virginia. They have several events planned for the next few months.

On March 11, 2009, Goodwill Industries' President and CEO Ken Weber, will host a free "getting to know you" lunch from noon to 1:00pm at 408 9th St SW in Canton, Ohio. To make a reservation call Marisa Rohn at 330-445-1030 or e-mail at mrohn@goodwillcanton.org.

On March 19, 2009, Goodwill Industries will be at Kent State Stark Professional Education and Conference Center from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. At this Report to the Community Breakfast, the community will be able to hear how Goodwill Industries has helped to improve the lives of families during 2008. For more details, contact Marisa Rohn at 330-445-1030 or e-mail her at mrohn@goodwillcanton.org.

On April 18, 2009, at the Tuscarawas County (Ohio) YMCA, the Second Annual 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' event takes place. The event is put together by COMPASS, Inc., a non-profit affiliate of Goodwill Industries. COMPASS provides crisis intervention and support for victims of sexual assault. They also have programs to prevent sexual assault through the promotion of community awareness and education in Tuscarawas County and Carroll County, Ohio.

Like Goodwill Industries chapters across the country, the voulenteers at East Central Ohio will accept donations in almost any form, including vehicle donations. If you live in East Central Ohio or Cleveland and would like to donate your car, Charity Dispatch can help. There are many families living in poverty across Ohio and donating your car to Goodwill Industries will help to make a difference to at least one of them.

Looking to make a big positive impact on your local community? Consider vehicle donation as a means. The process of donating your vehicle is made easy when you follow the instructions at http://www.charitydispatch.com/goodwill_donation/

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