Goodman Community Center | Eastside News Stories
We will be closed for Thanksgiving Nov. 24-25, including fitness center, events and all programming. Our food pantry will be closed this week, Nov. 22-24.

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GCC provides a variety of home-cooked food for its programs

November 10, 2022

Participants in Goodman's programs are fortunate to have high-quality meals prepared on-site.

Eastside News Stories, At the Center

Goodman Community Center's mindful meditation group meets twice weekly.

Peace of mind

September 27, 2022

Twice weekly mindfulness meditation sessiosn at the Goodman Community Center help older adults take care of their minds.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Forward offers cold brews with cold brew

September 20, 2022

Forward Craft and Coffee brings a unique twist to the typical brew pub or coffee house by serving both craft beer and gourmet coffee.

Eastside News Stories, Community Stories

Goodman's 3-year-olds thriving

September 15, 2022

For years, Goodman 3-year-olds were in the same classroom as 4- and 5-year-olds. In 2021, GCC introduced a 3-year-old classroom and the results have been successful.

Eastside News Stories, Childcare

Life in the 'FAST' Lane

September 6, 2022

Families and Schools Together helps parents build a community of support and connect with their kids.

Eastside News Stories, Families

CARES triages patients in crisis and then determines proper aftercare.

CARES is an alternative to police in crisis interactions

July 20, 2022

Community Alternative Response Emergency Services team is a pilot program by the city of Madison.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News, Be the Good

Temperatures rise to dangerous levels for older adults during summer months.

Tips for older adults to stay safe during hot days

July 14, 2022

When hot weather arrives, our older adult population is especially at risk for heat-related illnesses.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

GCC hosting school supply drive to support Madison students

July 13, 2022

Goodman aims to help 200 east side families get geared up for the start of school.

Eastside News Stories, Families, Kids, Be the Good

Honor GCC's 70 years with Love & Legacy

July 5, 2022

Goodman launches Love & Legacy campaign to strengthen and secure the center’s future by inspiring and documenting 70 planned gifts

Eastside News Stories, Community Stories, Planned Giving

Goodman's Career Closet provides job hunters with a wardrobe.

Goodman's Career Closet supports job seekers

July 1, 2022

GCC offers free clothes and personal care items for employment interviews

Eastside News Stories, Impacts

GCC Keeps On Dreaming

June 28, 2022

Goodman Community Center initiatives include family engagement, college and career readiness, DEI

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