Goodwill Now Offers Northstar Digital Literacy Assessments
The Northstar Digital Literacy Assessments, offered through Goodwill of the Heartland, are aimed at helping adults acquire the skills they need in today’s workplace.
All other stores are now open to shoppers and donors with the exception of our Washington, Iowa store which is still temporarily closed. Be sure to visit our COVID-19 page for current store hours and safety guidelines when you visit.
We need your support right now more than ever. When this is all over, there will be an overwhelming community need for our employment services. Remember that Goodwill of Heartland is a non-profit charitable organization and that we rely on our retail stores to fund our mission - advancing the social and economic wellbeing of people who experience barriers to independence. We still have limited resources to move our mission forward and to support the reopening of all our operations. Please consider an online financial donation. Your contribution will help carry our organization through this difficult time. It will also ensure that we are prepared to meet the demand for assistance that we know is coming. Our goal is to be a leader in getting people back to work after this crisis has passed.
Every day, our team strives to reflect our core values. These are the values that guide how we interact with one another as co-workers, customers, business partners and our community:
For people who face barriers to employment and independence, Goodwill helps turn challenges into opportunities. Our programs empower and inspire self-confidence, responsibility and a strong sense of self-worth. In addition to employment assistance and training, we see lives transformed by hope every day thanks to:
It really is that simple. Goodwill offers job training and certifications that put people to work. We also create jobs through our stores, contract services, and community business partners. Finally, we help develop life skills for people struggling to live independently. Our programs include:
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