Goodwill L.I.F.E. Academy Launches New Website
The website for the Goodwill L.I.F.E. Academy includes an online newsroom, videos, success stories, and testimonials from parents of graduates. The Goodwill L.I.F.E. Academy is a Fort Myers charter school for students with intellectual disabilities.
The L.I.F.E. Academy (http://www.GoodwillLifeAcademy.org)
The new website was designed by the communications and development department at Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida (http://www.goodwillswfl.org).
“We really hadn’t been using the school’s website to its full potential,” explains Kirsten O’Donnell, Goodwill’s director of public relations. “We surveyed several of our parents, and they gave us great direction as to the website’s content.”
Goodwill hopes that the new website’s design and content will aid in student recruitment for the 2012-13 school year.
“We graduated eight students in May, and another aged out of the school system,” explains O’Donnell. “That’
According to website designer Charissa Comerota, future plans for the site include an events calendar and faculty/staff biographies.
The Goodwill L.I.F.E. Academy is currently accepting students for the Fall 2012 semester. For enrollment information, visit the school’s website at www.GoodwillLifeAcademy.org or contact principal Lynn Pottorf at (239) 334-4434.
Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida, Inc. operates the Goodwill L.I.F.E. Academy, as part of its mission to help people with disabilities and disadvantages overcome their barriers to employment and independence. Other supported programs include Goodwill Job-Link centers, the Four Wheels For Work vehicle assistance program, the SWFL MicroEnterprise project, and income-sensitive housing for people with disabilities. For more information about Goodwill’s programs, visit http://www.goodwillswfl.org.