Goodwill Industries empowers individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment to gain independence through the power of work.

Know Your Impact

Placing people into employment

1/hr

Goodwill NYNJ placed a person into employment every hour of every business day.

Number of donations

995,000

Number of donations given by neighbors like you.

Pre-used goods kept out of landfills

38 Million

Pounds of pre-used clothing and goods kept out of New York and New Jersey landfills to be recycled, refashioned, re-loved.

GoodTemps Temporary Staffing

727

Temp workers are sent to work each day by Goodwill NYNJ through GoodTemps, our staffing agency dedicated to supporting people with disabilities on their journey to employment.

Job Training

29,841

Residents of NYNJ received job training, coaching and employment, including nearly 9,000 individuals with disabilities.

Job Placement

2,351

Got a New York or New Jersey based job outside of our stores, including 843 individuals with disabilities.

Reporting based on 2018

Uplifting The NYNJ Community

Goodwill NYNJ is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We exist to uplift the local communities of New York and Northern New Jersey by using funds generated in our retail stores and donation centers to support employment opportunities for people with disabilities or other obstacles to employment

News & Events

Goodwill NYNJ included on employment advancement list

We’re always proud when our organization is recognized for the wonderful work we do to help empower individuals. Recently we’ve been included on a Wiki page that highlights us as one of five organizations helping New Yorkers find employment and build careers. Check out the video and article to learn more!