We’re Putting Good to Work!

Donations from individuals, companies and organizations put our mission into motion.

Educational Programs

Reach higher and dream bigger by attaining your High School Equivalency.

Job Readiness

Opening doors and overcoming barriers with job readiness.

Volunteer Service

Giving individuals the opportunity to complete required service hours while providing valuable service to their community.

Goodwill Scholarships

Providing scholarships at local community colleges for individuals with disabilities.

Employer Resources

Helping connect businesses with pre-screened job candidates.

Supported Employment Program (SEP)

Providing job opportunities for adults with disabilities.

Re-entry Programs

Helping re-entry adults get a fresh start in life

Veterans Career Resource Program

Helping US Military Veterans with long-term, meaningful employment

Goodwill Excel Center

Goodwill Excel Center: Awarding industry-recognized certifications and high school diplomas to adult learners

Employment Opportunities

We’re putting good – and good people – to work like never before. We’re featuring these positions today…



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Latest News & Events


Goodwill’s Excel Center Is Just What Rockford Needs

High school dropouts who have struggled with finding good-paying jobs will now be able to complete their education and substantially increase their earning potential thanks to the opening of Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois’ Excel Center.


Goodwill Author Book Signing – Nancy Painter & Denise Monson: What About Nancy?

Authors Nancy Painter and Denise Monson will be signing and giving away their book “What About Nancy?” at Goodwill on July 20th.