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We dug for buried treasures at the Goodwill Outlet

Article Originally Appeared in Axios – Alissa Widman Neese Last month, we reported on your favorite places to thrift shop. I recently rolled up my sleeves and dug into the bins at Columbus’ Goodwill Outlet to see what all the fuss is about. My take: This takes “thrill of the hunt” to the next level … and … Continued

Finding Your Voice with Goodwill Columbus

“The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can.” -Neil Gaiman COVID-19 has changed the way we all live. Goodwill Columbus Work & Community services, provides programming to … Continued


Charlotte is the creator and Mayor of Charlottesville, a town illustrated by a series of collage and painted works of art. This is a place for people to have a voice about their lives. Misfits, outcasts, and exploited people who often are invisible to the world become family and proud members of society. Charlotte’s characters … Continued


From the moment you shake her hand, Harriet Smith is leading you to an activity room to show you all the fun she and her fellow participants are having. “This is the action place honey!” she will tell you. Diagnosed with a mild developmental disability, Harriet embodies the spirit of Goodwill with her sunny disposition … Continued


At the young age of 15, Bruce Amstutz set a course for a lifelong career. Diagnosed with a learning disability, he was often picked on in school, but he was determined to push on. He told people, “You can say what you want about me, I’ll just push myself higher.” And he’s done just that! … Continued

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