Shopping Center Sold for $5.6 Million

A Bradenton-based investment group recently purchased the 61,763-square-foot shopping center located at 3501 Cortez Road, Bradenton, for almost $5.6 million.

09/12/2016 Research by staff


Goodwill Names New Sales Director

Goodwill Manasota recently promoted Dawn Tate to the position of director of donated goods sales.

09/01/2016 Research by staff

Weekend Planner

Your Top 7 Things to Do: Sept. 1-7

Young Guns of Country; $6 Saturdays at Mote Aquarium; a Brews, Bands and Boots Festival at Snook Haven, and more.

09/01/2016 By Ilene Denton


Goodwill Breaks Ground on New Venice Center

Goodwill Manasota recently broke ground on its newest attended donation center in Venice.

08/23/2016 Research by staff


Goodwill Manasota Recognized for High Market Penetration

Goodwill Manasota was presented with three awards at the recent Goodwill Industries International Conference.

08/17/2016 Research by staff


This Week's Good Deeds

Funding for Wi-Fi spots at Greek refugee camps and financial literacy programs, plus hundreds of scholarships.

06/16/2016 Research by staff


Changes to Goodwill's Board of Directors

Goodwill Manasota on Tuesday announced its 2016 board of directors. Rob Morris continues his tenure as chairman of the board, with immediate past chair Steve Boone holding the honorary title of chair emeritus.

06/14/2016 Research by staff


This Week's Good Deeds

More examples of local businesses giving back.

06/09/2016 Research by staff


This Week's Good Deeds

Scholarships, veterans events and more.

06/02/2016 Research by staff


Goodwill Revamps Nokomis Location

Goodwill Manasota recently closed its Nokomis clearance center and reopened it as a full retail store and donation center.

05/27/2016 Research by staff


North Port Gets New Goodwill Donation Center

The center will be located at 2250 Bobcat Village Center Road, North Port.

05/11/2016 Research by staff


Workers' Compensation Seminar Takes Place May 5

Robin Moch, a partner at M.E. Wilson, will offer a Workers’ Compensation 101 seminar at Goodwill Manasota's corporate campus.

04/22/2016 Research by staff


Job Fair Scheduled for May 4

Goodwill Manasota will host a job fair which numerous employers in a variety of sectors are expected to attend, looking for candidates to fill empty positions.

04/21/2016 Research by staff


This Week's Good Deeds

All Faiths Food Bank recently kicked off its annual Campaign Against Summer Hunger, plus other great examples of locals giving back.

04/07/2016 Research by staff

New hires

Goodwill Manasota Hires New Director of Marketing, PR

Samantha Cummins was previously the director of business development at Fawley Bryant Architects, Inc.

04/07/2016 Research by staff

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This Week's Good Deeds

Local support for veterans' programs, children with disabilities and more.

03/31/2016 Research by staff

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This Week's Good Deeds

Including: fundraisers for Healthy Start, the Florida Center for Early Childhood, Goodwill Manasota and more.

03/03/2016 Research by staff


Goodwill Manasota Encourages Locals to "Donate Your Ex's Stuff"

Goodwill Manasota is offering the broken-hearted a chance to say "sayonara" to their unwanted relationship baggage.

02/15/2016 By Megan McDonald


Mardi Gras Gala

Goodwill Manasota celebrated Mardi Gras with its 2016 Gala.

02/08/2016 Photography by Rebecca Baxter


Sarasota Nonprofits Share How They’d Use $25,000 to Help Veterans

We asked five nonprofits how they would use $25,000 to help veterans.

09/02/2013 By Griffin Guinta