News / Press
25 July, 2016
Our 64th store is opening this weekend in Telfair!
6526 Hwy 90A
30 April, 2015
ABC-13 Goodwill Houston 70th Anniversary Special, just click on the link: https://vimeo.com/121037888
16 April, 2015
April 1, 2015-Houston, TX—Goodwill Houston welcomed Rice University students to the corporate headquarters during a season most college students spend as far away from business as possible; Spring Break. Six Rice students with a passion for understanding non-profits chose to tour Goodwill Houston’s Swain Center, meet key executives, and see a Job Center in action on March 25th. “We appreciate having such talented minds focus on our mission and our business model. These students are the leaders who’ll be coming up with new ways to serve the challenged populations of the decades to come.” said Steve Lufburrow, Goodwill President and CEO. On hand to tell the students why they work at Goodwill Houston were Lufburrow, VP & CFO Tony Van Slyke, Compliance & Accreditation Senior Manager Emily Connor and Public Relations Director Kym King. The Rice students’ hometowns ranged from right down the road in Sugar Land, Texas to countries like Columbia and Korea.…
28 February, 2015
This year is Goodwill Houston’s 70th anniversary in Houston. We will be doing special things throughout the year and we are excited to announce that on ABC-13 this Saturday night at 6:30 pm after the news we will have a 30 minute Goodwill anniversary program.
It’s called Bundles of Hope and we don’t want you to miss it. Set your DVRs! This is a first for our Goodwill and we are very excited for you to see the show!!
24 July, 2014
“Goodwill Industries of Houston is aware of an investigation into a possible credit card security breach in Goodwill stores throughout the United States. …
1 July, 2014
In the late 1990s, Steve Lufburrow, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Houston (TX), led a revitalization and restructuring of the agency’s donated goods retail program, a move that that saved the nonprofit from near bankruptcy and set the stage for it to become one of the top-performing Goodwill® agencies in the country. For his vision and leadership over a 28-year career, Lufburrow was presented with the 2014 Kenneth K. King Outstanding Management Award for Executive Excellence, the most prestigious executive award bestowed by Goodwill Industries International.