Press Releases

Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for Friday at New Goodwll Industries Location in Augusta

Retail training store, outlet and future career training site coming to Wrightsboro Road

Edgar's Above Broad Brings Rooftop Dining Resort Experience to Downtown Augusta

Opening set for September 10, 2020

Frank Kassner Joins Edgar's Hospitality Group as Executive Chef and Culinary Operations Director

Edgar’s Hospitality Group has hired Chef Frank Kassner to serve as executive chef and culinary operations director.

Federal Unemployment Benefits Expiring Soon

People who have been receiving pandemic unemployment benefits are facing a substantial decrease in income when weekly $600 payments from the federal government come to an end later this month. 

When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Empanadas!

Chef entrepreneur Aracelis Hernandez usually spends a lot of time in the spring at her booth at the Augusta Market. But with the COVID-19 pandemic delaying the opening of the market, Hernandez found herself without a significant revenue source or a place to create and serve her Latin fusion cuisine.

Goodwill Opening New Retail Training Store in Milledgeville

Goodwill of Middle Georgia will open a new retail training store Thursday at 1831 N. Columbia Street in Milledgeville.

Local Goodwill and Salvation Army work together on property transition

Two local charities are working together on logistical changes to better serve each of their ministries in the Augusta area.

Goodwill Locations Adding Shopping Hours

Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA is expanding shopping hours at many of its retail training stores.

Goodwill Welcomes VP of Career Development

Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA is pleased to introduce Leah Pontani as vice president of career development.

Goodwill Welcomes VP of Administration

Doug Newsome has joined Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA as Vice President of Administration.

Goodwill Job Connection Career Centers Opening for In-Person Service

Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA plans to reopen their Job Connection Career Centers to in-person client services on Tuesday, May 26.

Goodwill Gathered Donated Scrubs for Distribution to Frontline Healthcare Workers

Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA has been sorting through donations to separate scrubs for distribution to frontline healthcare workers.

Goodwill Accepting Non-Perishable Food Items for Local Distribution

Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA has been collecting more than donations of used goods since reopening the doors of its retail training stores on May 1.

Most Area Goodwill Stores to Resume Operations May 1

Shoppers who have been cooped at home will be able to get out and treasure hunt at their local Goodwill stores starting Friday, May 1.