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Category: Education & Training
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.
Goodwill Central Texas will open a new hub for financial education as part of the future Goodwill Career and Technical Academy, with funding generously provided by the BBVA Compass Foundation. The BBVA Compass Center for Financial Education will break ground in late 2018.
Summer is a great time for youth in Austin to start getting “real life” work experience! Here at Goodwill Central Texas, we have programs designed to empower youth with disabilities to get summer work experience that sets them on the path to a career and independence.