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Sale held the last Tuesday of each month!

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Financial Programs that benefit community leaders, organizations and individuals.

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We’re putting good – and good people – to work like never before. We’re featuring these positions today…



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On Wednesday, October 17th, join your friends from B103, 95.3 The Bull & 104.9 The X, and enjoy a PRIVATE Halloween costume shopping event — “Costumes and Spirits” at Goodwill Northern Illinois, 4618 East State Street, Rockford from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.!

Ticket price is $30 and includes a $15 Goodwill Halloween costume voucher, appetizers and two drink tickets*

Creative costume helpers will be on site to help put together that perfect Halloween costume!

WHEN:  Wednesday, October 17th – 5pm to 7pm
WHERE:  Goodwill – 4618 East State Street, Rockford
TICKETS:  $30 each.  Visit Event Ticket Page to purchase tickets

This super fun, private shopping event is brought to you by your friends at Goodwill, B103, The Bull and The X


Illinois Governor Visits Goodwill and Signs HB2527 for Adult High School Legislation and the Creation of an Excel Center

(September 22, 2017)  ROCKFORD – Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner visited Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois in Rockford, IL last week to sign House Bill 2527, which will allow for the creation of an Excel Center in the state of Illinois. The bill was a bi-partisan effort and was co-sponsored by State Representatives John Cabello, R-Machesney Park, Litesa Wallace, D-Rockford,…


Bernsten to Head Organization Starting May 6 (April 25, 2018) ROCKFORD – Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois has announced that Benjamin Bernsten, current Director of Retail and General Counsel, will replace Sam Schmitz as President effective May 6th. Schmitz is retiring after ten years as President of Goodwill. Bernsten has been responsible for all aspects of…


Costumes & Spirits Private Halloween Shopping Event

Join your friends from Goodwill, B103, 95.3 The Bull & 104.9 The X, and enjoy a PRIVATE Halloween costume shopping event

RJB Properties Hiring Event

RJB Properties Hiring Event – Hiring fulltime custodians