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“Who is Edgar?” Celebrating the birthday of Goodwill’s founder, Rev. Edgar J. Helms

“Who is Edgar?” Celebrating the birthday of Goodwill’s founder, Rev. Edgar J. Helms

As we approach the birthday of Rev. Edgar J. Helms on January 19, we honor him with our appreciation of his altruistic vision. Rev. Helms (1863-1942) is credited with founding the first Goodwill in 1902 located in Boston’s South End. He was enrolled in Boston University Theological School at the time. From that first Goodwill Continue reading “Who is Edgar?” Celebrating the birthday of Goodwill’s founder, Rev. Edgar J. Helms

Goodwill Reflects on 2017 Accomplishments

Goodwill Reflects on 2017 Accomplishments

‘Tis the season to be grateful, reflect on accomplishments and plan for new opportunities. As 2017 draws to a close, Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA  has a lot to be thankful for. Still charting the path that Goodwill founder, Rev. Edgar J. Helms set in place of providing “a hand up, not a hand out”means Continue reading Goodwill Reflects on 2017 Accomplishments

GET EXCITED FOR THE ANNUAL GOODWILL GALA ON NOVEMBER 17, 2017!

GET EXCITED FOR THE ANNUAL GOODWILL GALA ON NOVEMBER 17, 2017!

Goodwill of Middle GA & the CSRA proudly announces our 13th annual Goodwill Gala on November 17th, 2017! Carolyn Crayton is the honorary chair for this year’s event. We are fortunate to have her creativity to help transform Anderson Conference Center to A Journey Through Japan for one incredibly special evening. The event will feature authentic Japanese cuisine prepared by Helms Continue reading GET EXCITED FOR THE ANNUAL GOODWILL GALA ON NOVEMBER 17, 2017!