Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries
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Goodwill Looking Forward to September Events!

Transition Boot Camp Logo for blog postWhile still officially summer, Ohio Valley Goodwill is busily planning for the Fall. The month of September is filled with community outreach events for which the organization is both a sponsor and an exhibitor.

The series of month-long events starts on Saturday, September 13th with the CARA Fall Fund-Raiser “A Harvest Moon Party.” Ohio Valley Goodwill is a founding member of the Community Ambassadors Resource Alliance (CARA) whose mission is to enrich the health and fitness lives of people with developmental disabilities. The Fall fund-raiser is being held at the home of Dr. and Mrs. John Linz and will feature live music, a celebrity guest bartender, a split the pot raffle and more. To reserve your spot,  email: caragroup@outlook.com  or visit www.caragroup.org.   Moon.


On September 15th and 16th, Ohio Valley Goodwill is proud to be a Diamond sponsor for the 2014 “Working Together” Employment Conference taking place at Great Wolf Lodge. The 2 day event is designed to offer information to families, professionals and advocates about Employment First and helping people with developmental disabilities to become successfully employed in the community. Visit www.southwesternohiodd.org to register today!

On September 19th, the 2014 Transition Boot Camp will take place from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Sharonville Convention Center and will offer a host of topics of interest to families, teachers and professionals about life following high school for students with developmental disabilities. Ohio Valley Goodwill is a Gold Sponsor for this event and will also be an exhibitor for the vendor fair from 11:00 am-2:00 pm that day. Don’t miss this informative day that will offer invaluable resources for future planning.  Visit

http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=wr5crzdab&oeidk=a07e9fad7vn30c2e4c1  to register for this important community education event!

The evening of Saturday, September 20th will mark the occasion of the first-ever “Clermont’s Got Talent” show in support of Goodwill partner, the Clermont County Board of DD. It will also be the debut of the “3-D Trio,” featuring a Goodwill team member and two volunteers. The trio is composed of Paula Smith, Eastside supervisor, Mark Macomber, Goodwill long-time volunteer and musician and a soon-to-be announced special guest. Reserve your spot today to enjoy the band as well as the talents of all of the other performers at this year’s star-studded event. Register today by calling (513) 732-5028 or email: sdiesel@clermontdd.org. Clermont's Got Talent

Please join Goodwill in marking your calendars today for your chance to be part of the fun. Join us on September 13th, 15th, 16th, 19th and 20th for a truly event-filled and educational Fall experience.