Goodwill Industries Of Santa Clara Co, Inc.
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1080 N Seventh Street San Jose CA 95112 USA
Goodwill of silicon valley's mission is to support our employees, our customers and people with challenging barriers to employment: to raise their standard of living and improve their lives through our services and social enterprise.
Retail programs: cost effective social enterprise for collection, processing and sales of used goods, providing paid work experience and job skills training for people with challenging and severe barriers to employment. This cost effective business provides opportunities for people disconnected from the workforce and, because of the nature of the business it promotes goodwill of silicon valley green initiative diverting 20. 4 million lbs of trash from our landfills annually.
mission programs: serving individuals with barriers to employment through programs that provide case management, job coaching, peer mentoring, essential employable skills and vocational training and job placement. In 2014 the program served 1,663 individuals. Please see schedule o for a detailed description of programs.
assets program: provide at-risk high school youth with on-campus services to supplement their academic learning, provide a safe environment, recover credits needed to graduate, enrichment activities and nutritional snacks. In 2014, we assisted 8,426 students in four high schools with a majority population of low-income young people.
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