Goodwill http://kgou.org en Goodwill Gets Federal Grant To Help Veteran Families http://kgou.org/post/goodwill-gets-federal-grant-help-veteran-families <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is awarding a $1.4 million grant to Goodwill Industries of Central&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>.</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">The grant announced Tuesday is to be used to provide support services to very low-income military veteran families living in or transitioning into permanent housing.</span></p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:30:00 +0000 Associated Press 9804 at http://kgou.org Goodwill Gets Federal Grant To Help Veteran Families "Hope. We instill hope." Beyond The Resumé At The Goodwill Job Connection Center http://kgou.org/post/hope-we-instill-hope-beyond-resum-goodwill-job-connection-center <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In February of this year, Governor Mary&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fallin</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;delivered her State of the State address. In that speech, she praised Oklahoma for its job growth. The state currently boasts a 5.1 percent unemployment rate, one of the lowest in the nation. While Oklahoma residents have a better chance of finding a job, there are still many who need help.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 19:31:02 +0000 Kate Carlton 1793 at http://kgou.org "Hope. We instill hope." Beyond The Resumé At The Goodwill Job Connection Center