August Networking Breakfast – Goodwill Industries of Northeast Texas

August Networking Breakfast – Goodwill Industries of Northeast Texas

During the August 1st Networking Breakfast, Sarah Pierce of Goodwill Industries of Northeast Texas spoke about their organization and mission. They are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to help individuals with disabilities or disadvantages gain employment. This includes students who need help with learning how to get a job, create a resume and dress for the job.

Goodwill Industries of Northeast Texas teaches integrity to their employees in hopes of breaking the poverty cycle.

In 2018, they served 1,200 plus individuals from the 16 counties they represent. On average, it costs $1,200 to $2,500 to train 1 individual for gainful employment.

For contact information and to learn more click here.

Y{our} Greater Anna Chamber meets the 1st Thursday of each month from 7:45am to 9am for networking with current and future members.

Thank you to Bloomfield Homes at West Crossing for offering their West Crossing Amenity Center for this meeting.