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Goodwill Industries International selects Gidget Hopf as J.D. Robins, Jr. Distinguished Career Award honoree
Feb 27, 2020
Goodwill of the Finger Lakes CEO Dr. A. Gidget Hopf was honored by Goodwill Industries International (GII) with the prestigious J.D. Robins, Jr. Distinguished Career Award during the GII Annual Meeting of the Conference of Executives event held in Nashville, TN during the last week of February. The award recognizes annually one Goodwill CEO for outstanding career contributions and dedication to…
Goodwill of the Finger Lakes Announces Date for Elimination of Plastic Bags in All Rochester and Syracuse Area Stores
Jan 8, 2020
ROCHESTER, NY – Following a successful pilot in its Henrietta and Macedon, New York stores, Goodwill of the Finger Lakes will remove single-use plastic shopping bags from all of its Rochester and Syracuse area stores on Saturday, February 1. The elimination of these single-use plastic comes one month ahead of the state ban that takes effect on March 1. Goodwill shoppers are encouraged to…
Goodwill Thanks CooperVision Employees for Donating Over 1,000 Pounds of Stuff During First Give to Goodwill Event
Dec 24, 2019
ROCHESTER, NY – Employees in all three of CooperVision, Inc.’s Rochester-area locations really felt the holiday spirit of giving this year as they donated 1,051 pounds of stuff during the first ever Give to Goodwill corporate donation drive this November. “CooperVision has been a long-time supporter of the Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ABVI), a mission of…