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.

Job Placement

2,351

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

Job Training

29,841

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

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.

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 & Deloitte team up to create a world with no barriers to employment

Twenty-two employees from Deloitte spent their annual #ImpactThatMatters Day volunteering at Goodwill NYNJ with 50 participants from our Youth Pathways and Limited English Proficiency programs on Friday, June 7. Our Workforce Development programs prepare individuals for a successful entry into sector-based career pathways and sustainable employment.

Goodwill NYNJ President & CEO Katy Gaul-Stigge welcomed and thanked the volunteers for “contributing to a new vision for a world with no barriers to employment.”