GOOD NEWS  
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GOOD NEWS from Goodwill is a monthly newsletter designed to highlight events and classes at Heart of Texas Goodwill Industries' Learning Centers as well as various other educational and employment opportunities! Scroll through this newsletter to see what Goodwill has to offer you! Check out our website at hotgoodwill.org
WACO LEARNING CENTER




Questions/Appointments: Give us a call at 254-753-7337!
TEMPLE LEARNING CENTER
Applying for Benefits
Applying or reapplying for Medicaid, SNAP, TANF, or CHIP on yourtexasbenefits.com?  Come to the Temple Learning Center to have a Certified Navigator assist you in applying for services!


Financial Advising Classes
"Bank on it" with BBVA Compass.  This class will introduce you to the different types of banking services and how to secure your financial future .  BBVA will provide all the materials needed to engage you in your financial future.  The class will take place on Wednesday, February 15th at 1 pm.  Questions?  Feel free to call us at 254.773.6424


*For dates and times of classes held each month, please click on the Temple calendar located in the 
Monthly Classes & Events Calendar section of this email*



Questions/Appointments: Give us a call at 254-773-6424!
BELTON LEARNING CENTER

CPR Certification Class
The Belton Learning Center will host a CPR Certification Class on Wednesday, February 15th at 4:00 PM.  The cost is $40.00, and can be paid by cash or money order.  To enroll or ask questions, please call us at (254) 613-4334 option #2.


*For dates and times of classes held each month, please click on the Belton calendar located in the 
Monthly Classes & Events Calendar section of this email*

 
 
Questions/Appointments: Give us a call at 254-613-4334!
KILLEEN LEARNING CENTER

Financial Advising Classes
"Bank on It" with BBVA Compass.  This class will teach you how to better understand how to bank properly, and the different types of accounts that there are.  BBVA will provide all the materials needed to engage you in your financial future.  The class will take place on Thursday, February 9th at 1 pm.
  Questions?  Please, feel free to call us at (254)634-0637.


Customer Service Essentials
This class will provide you with easy-to-remember guidelines for providing friendly and efficient customer service techniques.  This course is a tool developed to help prep participants for the Customer Service and Sales Certification Exam through the National Retail Federation.  This class will take place on Thursday, February 9th at 1 pm.


Fork Lift Certification Classes
This class will provide you with the tools to be safe and how to operate a forklift.  Upon completion, you will receive your certificate.  This class will take place on Friday, February 25th from 9 am to 2 pm.  The cost is $65.00 for safety training, and $25.00 for the hands on driving training.  

Training will be held at the Harker Height's Goodwill at 125 E. Kathy Rd, Harker Heights, TX 76548 

 
 
Questions/Appointments: Give us a call at (254) 634-0637!
Monthly Must Reads






Monthly Classes &
Events Calendars
Click the appropriate link below to view the class and events calendar for the Learning Center in your area.





Getting to Know Our Mission Services Team

Connecting you with the dedicated team working hard to fulfill our Mission at Heart of Texas Goodwill



Justin Lee
Learning Center Specialist
Waco Center
CAREERS IN RETAIL

Do you currently work in or have experience in the retail, restaurant, or hospitality industry? Ar you ready to turn you job into a career? If you answered "yes" to both questions above then check out Careers in Retail! This initiative focuses on helping participants gain the leadership development skills necessary to advance in their position and provide employers qualified individuals to fill mid-level jobs within the retail, restaurant, and hospitality industries. To find out more, please
click here .
 
If interested in applying for the Careers in Retail program, please click here for the application and return it to any of our Learning Center locations. If you have any questions about the program, please email  careersinretail@hotgoodwill.org or visit your local Learning Center.
 
For more information about this month's classes, please check your local Learning Center's calendar.
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