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MCausavic

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Review for Goodwill Industries of San Francisco, San Mateo & Marin Counties, San Francisco, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I fled from Bosnia 12 years ago because of the war. I arrived in the United States unable to speak a word of English and needing to support my 3-year-old son. I went through Goodwill’s training program and I’ve stayed working for Goodwill all these years. Now I manage over 70 people.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

The staff here encouraged me to push myself when I was in doubt.

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What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

I have two favorite parts of my job. First, hitting our revenue goals. Second, motivating other staff and clients as they turn there lives around.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

I like getting to know my co-workers from diverse backgrounds. My peers here at the Goodwill are my extended family. I love my job and I would never leave it.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2008

Role:  Client Served & I graduated from Goodwill’s job training program and now I am a supervisor in the clothing section of the warehouse.