Finding a job after high school can be tough. But, in the upstate of South Carolina, innovative thinking between industry, education facilities, and agencies dedicated to finding and training workers, offers opportunities that are unprecedented.
In today's economy, finding a job and saving money is easier said than done, but as a charity organization, Goodwill has made this problem solvable. With new job training opportunities and its multiple locations throughout the Upstate, Goodwill Industries of the Upstate-Midlands has made it a mission to give back to the community.
Imagine That is responsible for helping youth deal with difficult, serious issues, such as substance abuse, violence, teen pregnancy, and much more. These issues are addressed through a unique form of expression, improvisational theatre. Interactively with the audience, cast members are able to act out situations and explore possible solutions through the art of theatre and the use of improvisation. Imagine That takes on the task of opening the minds of youth and adults by addressing social issues in a safe environment, encouraging open discussion, evoking emotional responses, and inspiring positive change. This innovative group is becoming well-known for its impact in the Upstate community.