SINCE 1915

Donate Stuff. Create Jobs.

Last year, neighbors like you donated


pounds of goods to Goodwill NYNJ. With your donations, you helped us serve


people from your communities, while simultaneously diverting tons of usable goods from landfills.

Who We Are and What We Do

Goodwill NYNJ is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that follows a social enterprise model based on a commitment to what we call the triple bottom line. Our retail infrastructure helps fund our employment and career services, and it also results in positive social and environmental outcomes for the global community.

We received


donations last year.

We placed


people into jobs, thanks to your donations.


12 mins

another person has access to opportunities at Goodwill NYNJ to build careers and strong families.

Goodwill Stores

People who shop at Goodwill stores support communities and protect the environment.

Sales proceeds go to helping people with disabilities and other barriers to employment do powerful things, like find work, gain independence, and build careers and better lives. And, because our inventory is donated, we run an environmentally-friendly business.


employer partnerships.


temp workers sent to work each day.


people placed into employment every hour of every business day.

Our Services

Goodwill NYNJ provides services that support all people, regardless of disability or other barriers, to become work-ready and gain independence through employment.

Our services include training, employment, work readiness, internships, rehabilitation, treatment and recovery.

For over 100 years, we have been committed to serve individuals with developmental, intellectual, behavioral or health disabilities, and other barriers to employment.

Every day, we aim to create opportunities for all!

News & Events

Marathon TCS NYC Charity Partner Release 2018



Jose M. Medellin                                                    

(646) 238-9133 JMedellin@goodwillny.org


For Immediate Release


Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey named an Official Charity Partner of the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon Set for Sunday, November 4, 2018


Smiling G turns 50!


Today, March 29, the iconic Goodwill Smiling G logo turns 50! Known as the “Smiling G,” the award-winning logo represents the many smiling faces and positive impacts achieved through Goodwill programs and services, every day.