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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Goodwill Industries, Human Service Organizations, Human Services, Job Training, Sports

Mission: Founded in 1902 by Rev. Edgar Helms, Goodwill Industries' primary mission is to place people in productive and competitive jobs.

Programs: Retail store operations: goodwill operates thrift stores in the local five county area which sell donated goods. These stores provide jobs and training as well as assistance and affordable goods to the local area's families and children.

e-commerce: goodwill operates an e-commerce selling program which lists used goods, books and computers as well as high end donated goods for sale this operation provides job opportunities for disadvantaged citizens within our community.

salvage and recycling: goodwill operates a salvage and recycling program which provides jobs and job training as well as a means of salvaging and shipping clothing to those in need in other countries.

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Rating: 5

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida is a true asset to our communities. Not only are we able to recycle our stuff (we love being "green"), but we know that the profits go to help others around us.

Review from Guidestar