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

Rating: 5 stars  

When I came to Goodwill in August 2007 I was on parole, homeless, and hardly involved with my two children. I was like a part-time father that wandered in and out of their lives. I did Goodwill's training program while working in the warehouse. Now my finances are in order, I'm off of parole, and I can provide for my sons the right way. I can be a positive role model for them.

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

My own life. Working at Goodwill has helped me see that I’m capable of accomplishing anything. I feel motivated to keep striving.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...


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

I like my job a lot because I get to interface with every single department in Production. I especially enjoy the crazy days when we are flooded with donations and we are all moving non-stop. On these days you get to see how everyone works under pressure.

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

My boss is best manager I’ve ever had. She’s really understanding and she works side-by-side with us.

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


Ways to make it better...


In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...


One thing I'd also say is that...

Goodwill has given me a chance to change.

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Role:  Client Served & I work in Goodwill's warehouse and I'm in their job training program.