Mission: Founded in 1902 by Rev. Edgar Helms, Goodwill Industries'' primary mission is to place people in productive and competitive jobs.
Results: 2009 Statistics Served Total 2469 Some of which includes: At Risk Youth 709 Persons with Disabilities 1033 Ex-Offenders 976
Target demographics: Low income adults as well as youth in the North Louisiana area Between the ages of 12 and up.
Direct beneficiaries per year: over 2500 families served each year
Geographic areas served: 26 Parishes North Louisiana
Programs: Goodwill Industries of North Louisiana, Inc. provides job training and job placement services to persons with disabilities and other barriers to employment. We teach people to work and help people find jobs.