Goodwill's Closing Reflects Reality For People With Disabilities

Lianne Castelino | Posted 04.06.2017 | Canada
Lianne Castelino

The media spotlight has long dimmed on the recent unraveling of Goodwill. But the realities remain. In their own way, each embody a range of significant issues that most of us take for granted. One of them concerns the health, wellness and livelihood of people with disabilities -- many of whom formed Goodwill's very own staff.

Ontario Goodwill Files For Bankruptcy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Business

Goodwill still hopes to reopen some stores.

Goodwill Closes Ontario Stores Amid 'Cash Flow Crisis'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Business

Workers were greeted with locked doors when they arrived for work.

Ontario's Clothing Bin War

CBC | Posted 03.31.2012 | Canada

The business of collecting donated clothes, selling them in local thrift stores and shipping them overseas has become so lucrative it has created a cu...

Goodwill? Good Wages

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - Goodwill means good wages for thousands of Canadian charity workers. An analysis of tax filings by The Canadian Pres...