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News releases and announcements about Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley

Goodwill Easterseals Miami Valley Receives $10 Million Dollar Gift from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

    December 16 – Dayton, OH – Goodwill Easterseals Miami Valley (GESMV) announced today it has received the largest gift in the organization’s history, an unrestricted $10 million dollar gift from author and philanthropist, MacKenzie Scott, to help support the agency’s mission of helping people with disabilities and other disadvantages achieve independence and improve... Read more »
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Season 12 of Goodwill Stores Drive to Victory a Huge Success

The 12th season of the Goodwill Stores Drive to Victory donation program changed its focus this year by inviting local high school marching bands to participate in this unique contest. In true school spirit, the bands along with their communities did not disappoint by producing a record setting season in which they collected a total... Read more »
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Miracle Clubhouse, October Events

          According to the Ohio Department of Mental Health, one out of five people in the United States has a mental illness. Mental illness does not discriminate – it strikes people of all ethnic groups, religions, and economic brackets. Likely you know someone who has been impacted by depression, anxiety or... Read more »
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U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown Visits Goodwill Easter Seals as He Works to Address Workforce Shortage Created by Opioid Epidemic

  Yesterday, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) visited Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley (GESMV) to highlight the work of the Main Street Recovery Center in Dayton as he leads bipartisan legislation to combine federal workforce and job training grants to address the workforce shortages caused by the opioid epidemic. Earlier this year, Brown and Sen.... Read more »
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Murphy’s Autocare and the Goodwill Auto Auction Announce Partnership

The Goodwill Auto Auction, a Service of Goodwill Easter Seals Miami and Murphy’s Autocare a Local, Family-Owned Automotive Repair Center are Joining Forces to Help Local People with Disabilities and Disadvantages For 15 years, the Goodwill Auto Auction, a service of Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley (GESMV), has been collecting donated vehicles from generous members... Read more »
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Vision Fair

Hello All, Welcome today’s guest bloggers Tambie Trask and Shannon Morrisey as they provide you with information on the upcoming McCormick Vision Resource Fair. Shari On Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 9 AM to 1 PM Goodwill Easter Seals in collaboration with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities, Wright State University and National Federation of the... Read more »
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ADAMHS/GESMV Partner with Area Kroger Pharmacies

ADAMHS/GESMV Partner with Area Kroger Pharmacies People filling an opiate prescription at a Kroger pharmacy will receive a free drug disposal bag for unused medication courtesy of Montgomery County Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services (ADAMHS). The drug disposal bags are part of an ongoing effort to provide a safe, cost-effective and environmentally responsible... Read more »
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Miracle Clubhouse receives prestigious accreditation

Dayton, Ohio – Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley’s Miracle Clubhouse has received a prestigious accreditation from Clubhouse International (CI) following an extensive evaluation by CI officials. “Our accreditation is testament to the strong bonds and caring networks we have established between staff, members, our board, and our partners,” Miracle Clubhouse program coordinator Kathy Trick said.... Read more »
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