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American Express holds volunteer event to benefit Goodwill NYNJ

AMEX colleagues in the New York City and New Jersey area donated their time and resources to help gather and sort clothing for Goodwill, a non-profit, community-based organization that operates donation centers and thrift stores, and that provides job training and employment placement services across the U.S. and internationally. As

A worker in a black uniform and protective gloves fills cups with a soft serve machine at an ice cream shop, shelves with colorful ice cream containers in the background.
Impact Stories

Marsha Martin – Supported Employment Program

Most people with disabilities come to Goodwill seeking help to find jobs. Not Marsha Martin. The Brooklyn resident in her thirties with a mild intellectual disability  had been working in retail thanks to a family connection since 2019. But she was struggling to communicate at work, so she came to

Exterior view of a Goodwill retail store on a sunny day, with the Goodwill logo prominently displayed above the entrance, reflecting a clear blue sky in its large front windows.

2 New Goodwill Stores Open in NJ

Just in time for the spring cleaning season, Goodwill Industries of Greater NY and Northern NJ, Inc. (Goodwill NYNJ) has opened two new traditional Goodwill Stores and Donation Centers in Northern New Jersey! On March 22, we launched our 9th retail location in the Garden State at 1234 US-46, Ledgewood,

Group at a store ribbon-cutting ceremony with oversized scissors, ready to cut a red ribbon.

First Goodwill Mini Shop & Donation Drop opens in Long Island, NY

Goodwill Industries® of Greater NY and Northern NJ held today a grand opening ceremony to officially launch the first Mini Shop & Donation Drop in Long Island to bring job opportunities, and to offer shopping of selected goods and an easy and convenient way for Nassau County residents to donate