Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont
Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont is a nonprofit organization that connects people to opportunities to find gainful employment and meaningful work.
Through its current 31 retail stores and more than 35 donation sites, the Goodwill Opportunity Campus, and partnerships with employers and other organizations, Goodwill builds pathways for members of the community to uncover their passions, enhance their skill sets, and achieve more for themselves and their families—creating a brighter future for all. As a social enterprise, proceeds from the sale of donated goods fund job training and employment services offered free of charge to members of the community.
In 2021, Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont provided support to more than 6,100 people and sold more than 15 million items in stores and online. At the Goodwill Opportunity Campus, the organization partners with Charlotte Metro Credit Union, Charlotte Community Health Clinic and Dentistry, among others, to provide health and financial resources so individuals can truly be successful in work and life.
- In 2021, Goodwill provided support to more than 6,100 people and sold more than 15 million items in stores and online.
- Goodwill has been serving individuals and families in the Southern Piedmont region of North and South Carolina for more than 50 years.
- Goodwill's territory includes 18 counties – 13 counties in North Carolina and five counties in South Carolina.