Commenting Policy

Goodwill Central Texas Commenting Policy

Goodwill Central Texas encourages commenting on news stories and blog posts. We are dedicated to this community and strive to maintain a respectful, engaging and informative conversation. To that end, we have general guidelines for commenting that are enforced by a staff moderator(s). If you wish to participate, please follow the guidelines below and the spirit of our online community.

  • All comments are moderated.

To maintain a civil atmosphere, our moderation team reads all comments before they are displayed. Approval times can vary so please be patient -- we will get to all comments as quickly as possible.

  • If your comments intentionally make this forum a less civil and enjoyable place, your comments will be excluded.

The Goodwill Central Texas blog is a safe space. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to voice their opinion regardless of identity, politics, ideology, religion or agreement with other community members, the author of the post or staff members as long as those opinions are respectful and constructively add to the conversation. Direct or indirect attacks, name-calling or insults will not be tolerated. These types of comments will be removed from the forum when warranted.

  • Questions about posted comments.

If you find a comment to be in violation of our policy or personally offensive, please contact us and we will address your concerns as soon as possible.

  • Other questions or comments?

If you have questions or comments about the site or about Goodwill Central Texas, please contact us and we will reply as soon as possible. Thank you!