Goodwill Industries of Tulsa Overview
Direct beneficiaries per year: Goodwill serves more than 4.500 people each year in training programs and employes more than 750. We also recycle 20 million pounds of materials that might have gone to the landfill, including nearly 1 million pounds of computers and computer-related equipment.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Conduct Mock Interviews to give our students honest feedback and much-needed practice in interviewing.
Geographic areas served: 27 counties in Eastern Oklahoma and 2 counties in SW Missouri
Programs: Goodwill's largest and most visible employment program is our Donated Goods Program where donations from the community lead directly to jobs for people with employment barriers. Other employment programs are custodial and contract services. Training programs include school-to-work transition programs for student with disabilities and career training in medical office assistant, private security, computer applications, customer service, and warehouse operations.