Creating Pathways To Work
Since 1923, Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia has served thousands of individuals facing challenges to work. How can we help you?
Founded in 1902, the Goodwill movement has a long history of creating opportunities and building prosperous communities.Board of Directors
Composed of community volunteers, Goodwill's board works to ensure the organization continues to meet high standards of operations and accountability.Leadership Team
Goodwill subscribes to the concept of Values Based Leadership, which closely aligns each of Goodwill's core values.Working at Goodwill
Working for Goodwill is a job unlike any other. With opportunities in retail, management, social services, and more, Goodwill is great place to work.
With nearly a century as a leading workforce development service provider, we’ve come to believe that people want to work, regardless of their circumstances.
Whether they lack of education or skills, have language barriers, physical or intellectual disabilities, or are facing major life transitions, Goodwill is here to help.
Shoppers, donors, partners and employers fuel our mission so that we can offer a wide variety of workforce training services at no charge to job seekers.
Goodwill’s five community employment centers enrolled more than 8,700 individuals last year. Today, many are on the path to success, work for more than 1,100 employers in a wide variety of jobs.
Pathways To Opportunities and Success
Our job seekers come from many walks of life, but all face similar challenges. Our focus is on their pathway to success.
Goodwill let me be myself. Even if I made a mistake, they reminded me that no one is perfect and helped me get back on track.- Nathan Cherry Read my full story
Karen truly embodies Goodwill’s core values of commitment, integrity and teamwork.- Steve Huyck Read my full story
Going to Goodwill was the turning point. If you want a second chance, Goodwill is the place to find it.- Paul Calhoun Read my full story
Goodwill gives people a chance that other organizations may not; this is a truly equal opportunity employer.- Randall Merriweather, Jr. Read my full story
I hope everyone who needs help finding a job goes to Goodwill. They gave me what I needed to be successful.- Victoria Washington Read my full story
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