Jack Stomieroski, age 17, proudly displays his hard-earned, first paycheck ever, earned while working at Goodwill.
"Goodwill GOODWorks" is a 12 week program operated by Goodwill of Delaware. Classroom instruction is paired with hands-on training in the Camden Goodwill store. During this paid work-based internship, students learn soft skills needed to gain and maintain employment, as well as retail sorting, processing and stocking.
Jack is a STAR student, attending Dover High School, Class of 2019. He started at KCCS in kindergarten, when the Capital DAP was in its second year as a program. Jack has also learned various jobs during his internship at Hartly earlier this year, he will intern at Walgreens and Dover Downs this summer, and looks forward to more interesting opportunities during his senior year.
Jack is an avid bowler, and has been competing on the Dover Youth Bowling League for three years, with a 155 average. He enjoys participating in Special Olympics Sports, and has medaled in swimming, softball, basketball, biking, golf, bocce, and of course, bowling. In his free time, Jack loves cruising around on his scooter, walking on the beach, or hiking with his dog, Cairo.