Goodwill® Industries International was once again named a top 10 charity among the nation’s top 100 charitable organizations in Forbes Magazine’s coveted rankings for 2023. Forbes ranked Goodwill number eight on its list of America’s Top 100 Charities this year.
The Forbes list highlights America’s largest charities based on private support and donations and features categories of health care, domestic and international needs, and animal welfare.
“This recognition is a testament to the collective efforts of our local Goodwill organizations and our committed staff and board members across the country that empower individuals by providing career training opportunities and vital support services,” said Goodwill Industries International President and CEO Steve Preston.
About Goodwill Industries International
Goodwill® is the largest nonprofit workforce development network in the country. It works to enhance the dignity and quality of life of individuals and families by strengthening communities, building bridges to opportunity and helping people in need reach their potential through learning and the power of work.
For more than 120 years, Goodwill organizations across North America have helped people find jobs, support their families and feel the satisfaction that comes from working in fulfilling, upwardly mobile employment. There are 154 local Goodwill organizations that assist people through a variety of employment placement services, job training programs and other community-based services. Thousands of people receive employment and other human services through Goodwill organizations, and in 2022, they helped more than 2.1 million people build skills, access resources and advance careers.
Goodwill sells donated items in nearly 3,300 outlet and retail stores in the U.S. and Canada and other online marketplaces. The revenue creates job placement and training programs to help people earn paychecks and build their careers.
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