Posts Tagged "goodwill industries"

Legislator, Labor Leader Champions Pay Equity for Disabled Workers

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in Blog, Featured Post, Goodwill | 0 comments

Legislator, Labor Leader Champions Pay Equity for Disabled Workers

Asm. Lorena Gonzalez, a former secretary-treasurer of the San Diego-Imperial Counties Labor Council, says she intends to pursue pay equity at Goodwill.

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5 CA Goodwill charities pay employees less than minimum wage

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in Blog, Goodwill | 0 comments

Five California-based Goodwill charities pay hundreds of employees less than minimum wage, while providing lucrative compensation packages to top executives, a CalWatchDog.com investigation has found. In 2010, the five CEOs of Goodwill Industries of Sacramento Valley & Northern Nevada, Goodwill of Silicon Valley, Goodwill Industries of Orange County, Goodwill Industries of San Diego County and Goodwill Southern California earned a combined $1.78 million in total compensation. The average executive took home nearly $30,000 per month in pay and benefits. It would take a minimum wage...

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Goodwill Buys Online Ads Defending Low Pay for Workers

Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 in Blog, Featured Post, Goodwill | 0 comments

Goodwill Buys Online Ads Defending Low Pay for Workers

Goodwill Industries, which pays some workers just pennies per hour, purchased online advertisements defending its labor practices.

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Policies, tax dollars enrich Goodwill execs

Posted by on May 23, 2013 in Blog, Featured Post, Goodwill | 0 comments

Policies, tax dollars enrich Goodwill execs

A majority of Goodwill organizations pay workers with disabilities less than the federal minimum wage, while simultaneously spending tens of millions of dollars in executive compensation and travel-related expenses

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