Rockford, IL (February 11, 2019) – Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois’ GoodGRADS Program held a graduation ceremony on Friday, February 8th for eleven deserving students. The GoodGRADS program began offering GED level classes in…Read more
ROCKFORD, IL (Feb. 7, 2019) — Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois and Wisconsin Stateline Area (Goodwill Northern Illinois) was honored with a visit from the new Goodwill Industries International (GII) President and CEO Steven C….Read more
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Goodwill is in search of volunteer tax preparers…Read more
ROCKFORD (December 14, 2018) — Transform Rockford elected Benjamin Bernsten and Daniel G. Saavedra to its steering committee.
Bernsten was named the President of Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois in May 2018. Since joining Goodwill…Read more
ROCKFORD, IL (Nov. 2, 2018) — Ben Bernsten, president of Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois, was named one of the 2018 People You Should Know by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce.
Bernsten was one of…Read more
Filing state and federal tax returns every year can be a painful and increasingly complicated process – or not. The IRS-certified volunteer tax preparers at…Read more
Goodwill Board of Directors member, Paulina Sihakom, was the recipient of the Mentorship Award at March 5th’s YWCA Northwestern Illinois Leadership Luncheon at Giovanni’s in Rockford, Illinois.
With over 21 years of banking experience, Paulina Sihakom touches…Read more
CFNI’s second year of support allows for scaling up of case management initiative
Rockford, IL – Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois and Northern Illinois Center for Nonprofit Excellence (NICNE) on behalf of the Rockford Area…Read more
GOODWILL RETURNS 10K IN SILVER COINS TO CUSTOMER Customer didn’t know what had happened to them
Rockford, IL – A keen eyed donation attendant at the Goodwill Northern Illinois Machesney Park location spotted something unusual this…Read more
(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…Read more