PHOTO:  Program presenter Susan Gorman with  Orrville Rotary incoming president James Carpenter, Goodwill's VP of Operations.

Goodwill's program presenter Susan Gorman, VP of HR and Mission Services wants us to know that Goodwill Industries, with five retail locations in Wayne and Holmes Counties, is "more than just a store".   Goodwill's mission of helping individuals in our area build connections to better jobs and better futures through the Goodwill Community Program  funded additionally by United Way of Wayne and Holmes Counties, Ohio Means Jobs and Wayne County Probate & Juvenile Court, by helping the underemployed and unemployed reach their full potential.  Through intensive one-on-one case management, responsible participants in Wayne and Holmes Counties will explore careers and educational requirements, access training, employment opportunities and community service experiences, and find and keep work while setting oneself up for future success. In addition to the one-on-one case management, the pathways to success job training and career connection partner will follow through with life and work skills training and job placement and retention.  For further information, visit
Submitted by Orrville Rotary Club
(Wilma Raynor)