The power of work and sustainable fashion.

KEEP THE GOOD GOING

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

YOU MAKE OUR DOUBLE IMPACT POSSIBLE

4,574

Individuals with disabilities received on the job and retention services.

10,000

People received job training and placement, on-the-job coaching, and retention services.

59,000

Metric tons of CO2 saved from release in the atmosphere.

40 MILLION

Goods were donated & repurposed.

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

Impact Stories

Akia Spivey, Goodwill’s Pharmacy Tech Training program

When Akia Spivey graduated from high school in June 2021, she made a decision. She would get a job and break the cycle of poverty and unemployment that had plagued her family. She felt that she had no role models. Akia, a 20-year-old single Black Brooklyn resident who grew up

News

Goodwill recognizes 4 workers with disabilities and their employers during NDEAM

From L-R: Hyacinth Rose, Yasser Abbady, Frank Anzelmo, from the NYC Department of Sanitation, Goodwill NYNJ President/CEO Katy Gaul-Stigge, and Yvonne O’Connor, GoodTemps. On Thursday, October 20, 2022, Goodwill Industries of Greater NY and Northern NJ, Inc. marked October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). We hosted three events to