G.I.V.S Events

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Get Involved with G.I.V.S.

Various Events G.I.V.S. Members are involved in:

Vintage Fashion Shows throughout the community

  • Volunteers model various vintage outfits, and there is a narrator explaining what each person is wearing, and the events that took place during the time period of the outfit
  • Recently, Vintage Shows have been performed at nursing homes, assisted livings, churches, libraries, and at a meeting at the Hyundai plant
  • We are always looking for organizations or civic groups interested in booking our shows
  • We request monetary donations for the shows

For more information on the shows, call Karen Robertson at (334) 244-0130

Annual March Benefit Fundraiser

  • Every March, we host a Luncheon, Silent Auction, Fashion Show, and a Bridge Tournament.
  • Members organize the event by picking a location, selling tickets, collecting door prizes and silent auction items, decorating the venue, and organizing committees

Goodwill Week

  • This is a special event for Goodwill Industries each year
  • Throughout the week, various events are held to reward the employees for their hard work and dedication to the organization
  • G.I.V.S. Members assist with the Employee Fashion Show, where Goodwill employees with disabilities model Goodwill apparel from the thrift stores
  • The Employees are escorted by various TV and radio celebrities

Goodwill Special Events

  • G.I.V.S. members assist with any fundraisers or special events for Goodwill Industries
  • G.I.V.S members assist with Goodwill’s annual Bowl-A-Thon Fundraiser

At Goodwill, 75% of all work is performed by our employees with disabilities