Goodwill empowers individualscreates jobs
Our mission is changing lives…helping people help themselves through the power of work.
Locally Focused. Community Driven.
We believe that work is a foundation for empowering individuals, strengthening families and creating prosperous communities.
From clothing to computers, donating your gently used items to Goodwill makes a difference.
Affordable, unique finds in over 34 locations across central and coastal Virginia.
Get Job Ready
Brush up your resume or explore a credentialing program - our services are here to help.
Join a team that values hard work, creativity and learning.
Direct placement and recruiting, janitorial solutions, or donation options - we're your solution.
Your purchases and donations make a difference in thousands of lives each year.
Our Community Impact
I would advise everyone in Goodwill’s RISE class to take advantage of all the mock interviews they can. If you’ve been out of the job market and not familiar with how it’s done now, you’re going to find tools with Goodwill that will help you do a great interview.- Clarence Lomax Read my full story
I love when my clients get their first paycheck and you see the smile on their face because they’re finally working.- Samuel Knight, Goodwill skills trainer Read my full story
Having the chance to experience an integrated environment helps our employees with disabilities work on how to interact with people and overcome those challenges.- Judy Lane, Goodwill skills trainer Read my full story
I’ve overcome those challenges in my life, so I’m able to give back now- Dorenzo Moody, Success Coach Read my full story
“All the small things made such a difference in my life. Made me feel somewhat whole, a man if you will. And employment plays a major part in achieving that.”- Silas Edwards Read my full story
Basic Job Skills
Our Community Employment Centers are ready to help walk you through getting a job.
- Resume Preparation
- Career Assessments
- Interview Preparation
- Job Coaching
We understand the job market and industry trends, and are here to make sure you end up on a pathway to long-term employment.
- Digital Literacy
- Soft Skills
- Interview Skills
- Job Skills Training
Together We Strengthen Communities
Key community partners provide sustainability for the local workforce. Goodwill is proud to work with over 700 employers and partners to ensure job seekers find success.Our Partners