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Ken Mammarella

  • More than just donations, Goodwill marks century of service

    WILMINGTON – Goodwill of Delaware began in 1921 by collecting and repairing used goods and clothing, but today it does far more, including handling 616,000 donations in 2019 and running many job development programs. “It’s not just the power of work,” said Colleen Morrone, CEO of the nonprofit, riffing on its main slogan. “The power […]
  • Wilmington-area recycler turns waste into products

    By Ken Mammarella WILMINGTON – For Eco Plastic Products of Delaware co-founders Charlie Falletta and Jim Kelley, one man’s trash truly is their treasure. The 2-year-old company collects used plastic bottles and grocery bags to melt down and make benches, picnic tables, bicycle racks and more. The nonprofit is a labor of love that can […]