Peace Addo: August Achiever of the Month

Each month mission services team members at Goodwill of Central Iowa nominate clients for the Achiever of the Month Award. The winner is an individual who exemplifies our mission, values and vision by making progress toward his or her goals, having excellent attendance, being a good role model and having a positive attitude.

Please join us in congratulating Peace Addo, our August Achiever of the Month!

Left to Right: Scott Sithonnorath, Career Connector, Kim Sires, E-Commerce Manager, Peace, Achiever of the Month, Jackie Norris, Goodwill CEO & President

“Born and raised in the Volta region of Ghana, Peace worked diligently everyday as a trader until she immigrated to the United States in 2014 in hopes of a better life and more opportunities. Upon arriving, Peace lived with her children and struggled to find a job until referred to Goodwill by her daughter. She participated in our Work Experience Program and was recently hired as a full-time e-commerce assistant for ShopGoodwill.com, focusing on jewelry donations. With a smile on her face every day, Peace is an amazing addition to our team!” — Scott Sithonnorath, Goodwill of Central Iowa Career Connector

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