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Meet Doralissa, a determined and resilient mother who embarked on a life-transforming journey with the Achieve More & Prosper (AMP) program by Goodwill Columbus. Despite the challenges of raising three children and striving for stability, Doralissa’s commitment to personal growth shines brightly. Doralissa took on the nurse assistant class with unparalleled dedication and discipline, culminating … Continued


The inspiring journey of Destiny through the Achieve More and Prosper (A.M.P) Program, a program for out-of-school young adults between 18-24, is a shining example of determination and growth. Fueled by a steadfast commitment to creating a better life for herself, Destiny embraced the transformative path with resilience. Entering the nurse assistant class marked the … Continued


Fred’s journey to success was an inspiring tale of perseverance and determination. Despite lacking IT experience, being low-income, and facing the challenges of English as a Second Language (ESL), Fred decided to take the Goodwill CompTIA A+ certification course.  Through dedication and hard work, Fred excelled in the program, gaining a solid foundation in IT … Continued


Larken’s journey is one of resilience, artistic passion, and an unwavering belief in the value of inclusion. Throughout her life, Larken faced the painful sting of exclusion by her peers. But she refused to let that define her. “I appreciate people getting to know me and not just my disability,” she expressed. Her mission to … Continued


In the Workforce Development sector of Goodwill Columbus, we believe in the power of transformation through learning. The certificate programs we offer are designed to promote personal and professional growth. Today, we want to share T-Keyah’s story, a testament to the impact of our State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) program.  A dedicated mother of young … Continued

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