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Goodwill Central Texas announced today that it received grant of $15,000 from Austin Community Foundation in support of providing mental health counseling services for adult students of The Goodwill Excel Center.
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.
Austin, TX – Tuesday, December 12, 2017 — Goodwill Central Texas is among the 125 local Goodwill organizations that were competitively chosen to be the first to provide digital skills training services through a new initiative with Google. The Goodwill Digital Career AcceleratorSM is made possible by a $10 million grant from Google and volunteer assistance from 1,000 Google employees.