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Goodwill is changing lives and communities through the power of work

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In our communities, we provide 1,140 employment opportunities on a yearly basis.



On average, we receive donations from 595,388 generous donors to fund our mission.



Since 2015, 6,038 lives have been impacted through our employment programs and services.

Define Your Style at Goodwill

Goodwill stores are packed with wardrobe staples. A great jean jacket is one of those staple items. Transform your denim into a summer must have!

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Success Stories


Val, a military veteran, worked at the recycling center for 2 months through Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids’ TWE (Temporary Work Experience) Program. After ...

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In The Words of Doc…. I first found out about Goodwill’s Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) training program when I was doing in-home care. At the time, my job ...

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Community partners working together is the key to many successes in Grand Rapids, just like Casey’s story. Thresholds, a non-profit social-service agency providing assistance to ...

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Jobs & Training

With unemployment at an all-time low, training and skill attainment are the the focus of our programs. We take a holistic approach to our services to best meet the needs of our participants. A key to success for long-term placements and interventions comes from our partnerships with local businesses.

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