Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries
Awards 2003-2012
  • 2012 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service presented to Joseph S. Byrum, President
    & CEO, Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries, Nonprofit Executive Director of the Year.
  • 2012 Hamilton County DD Services, Sue Breiner Self-Advocacy Award- Matt Graves
  • 2012 Hamilton County DD Services, Joanne Schreiner Outstanding Achievement Award- Paul Davis.
  • 2011 SWORA Rehabilitation Organization of the Year – Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries
  • 2011 SWORA Rehabilitation Program of the
    Year – Ohio Valley Goodwill Job Placement Services
  • 2011 SWORA Rehabilitation Practitioner of the Year – Stephanie Eppley, Work Evaluation
  • 2011 Unsung hero Award, National Coalition for
    Homeless Veterans, John Briggs, HVRP
  • 2011 Hamilton County Developmental Disabilities Services Awards

    • James Harley- Sue G. Breiner Self-Advocate Award
    • Braxton Thomas- Lynn K. Sundermann Personal Achievement
    • Ron Martin- Superintendent’s Award
    • Steve Koons- Finalist for the Joanne M. Schreiner Outstanding
      Achievement Award
  • 2011 Agency Provider of the Year Award, Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities
  • 2011 Ohio Public Images Award in Audio-Visual for Michael
    Flannery, “Transitions”
  • 2010 SWORA Rehabilitation Program of the Year- Office Procedures
    and Computer Technology
  • 2010 SWORA Rehabilitation Support Staff of the Year- Emily
    Gillespie, Work Evaluation Administrative Assistant
  • 2010 Excellence Award In Recognition of Americans with
    Disabilities Act, 20th Anniversary Celebration
  • 2010 Best Thrift Clothing Store by City Beat Magazine
  • 2010 Ohio Public Images Award for What Matters Most Fashion Show
    Ohio Valley Goodwill, major sponsor and co-producer.
  • 2010 HCDDS Superintendent’s Award for Goodwill’s
    Consumer Advisory Committee
  • 2010 Top Rated Non-Profit Organization, Ohio Valley
    Goodwill, by GreatNonprofits
  • 2009 Southwest Ohio Rehabilitation Association (SWORA)
    Tomko award for Outstanding Achievement- Joseph S. Byrum,
    President and CEO
  • 2009 CFO of the Year Award, Cincinnati Business Courier for Doug Ostholthoff, Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries, VP for Administrative Services
  • 2009 Community Recognition Award, BCB/DD (Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilites), Susan Mayberry, Employment Services Manager, Sharon Hannon, Marketing Specialist
  • 2009 Best Thrift Clothing Store by City Beat Magazine "Best Of" Awards
  • 2009 Better Business Bureau A+ Rating
  • 2009 Ohio Public Images Award, Advocacy In Media Committee
  • 2008 SWORA Rehabilitation Manager of the Year- Kelly Manns
  • 2008 SWORA Rehabilitation Practioner of the Year- Patty Knue
  • 2008 ONE Award Finalist (Organizations of Noteworthy Excellence).
  • 2008 CFO of the Year Finalist, Cincinnati Business Courier for Doug Ostholthoff, Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries, VP for Administrative Services.
  • 2008 Kenneth K. King Management Award from Goodwill Industries International - CE0 and President Joseph S. Byrum
  • 2008 Butler County Board of DD Community Recognition- Steve Koons, Leslie McCurley, and Sharon Hannon


“Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries has been providing service to the local community since 1916. From humble beginnings in the early part of the last century to today, our organization has grown to be a major provider of service and programs in the State of Ohio.”

Joseph Byrum
President and CEO
Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries • 10600 Springfield Pike • Cincinnati, Ohio 45215 • 513-771-4800
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