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Celebrating the Class of 2018!

The Class of 2018 was excited to walk the stage last Tuesday at the Long Center for Performing Arts because at the end was their high school diploma! This year’s graduating class is the largest since The Goodwill Excel Center opened in 2014, with 180 graduates including ten from the extension campus at the Lockhart Women’s Correctional Facility.

Sixteen Women Celebrate Graduation at the Lockhart Women’s Correctional Facility

The second graduating of The Goodwill Excel Center Campus at the Lockhart Women’s Correctional Facility walked the stage Thursday, June 7 with their diplomas in hand! The Class of 2018 includes 16 new high school graduates and many plan to continue their education, hoping that their success will be an example to family and friends.

Happy Earth Day

6 Tips to Stay Green & Support Your Community

It’s Earth Month! That means recycling, exchanging those light bulbs, and participating in park cleanups. That also means finding ways that you can live a greener lifestyle and support local organizations that will make change beyond Earth Month. We’ve compiled a list of 6 basic tips for making our community greener while shouting out some of our favorite groups doing great work for our environment.