Don’t miss Goodwill’s Nifty Buck Fifty Sale!
All regularly priced clothing is just $1.50 each.
Sale held the last Tuesday of each month!

We’re Putting Good to Work!

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

Let’s Go To Work!

Finding jobs, gaining skills, and giving adults with disabilities and other barriers the opportunity to succeed.

Educational Programs

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

Employment Services

Opening doors, overcoming barriers with job readiness and job search skills.

Community Service

Earning valuable service hours for housing organizations, legal authorities and schools.

Goodwill Scholarships

Providing scholarships at local community colleges for individuals with disabilities.

Employer Resources

Helping connect businesses with pre-screened job candidates.

It Works!

Transforming the lives of all who participate. Seeing is believing.

Supported Employment Program (SEP)

Providing job opportunities for adults with the most significant disabilities.


Making life easier with tax preparation services.

Financial Programs

Financial Programs that benefit community leaders, organizations and individuals.

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

Making Life Easier for Individuals During Tax Season

The IRS-certified volunteer tax preparers at Goodwill make it FREE and EASY
to prepare state and federal income taxes – and get the refunds you qualify for.

Visit our GoodTAXES page at for more information and to schedule your appointment.


Ben Bernsten Named Among 2018 People You Should Know

ROCKFORD, IL (Nov. 2, 2018) — Ben Bernsten, president of Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois, was named one of the 2018 People You Should Know by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. Bernsten was one of the 20 people recognized during a special reception Thursday, November 1, at the Tebala Event Center in Rockford, IL. People…

Transform Rockford Steering Committee Adds Members

ROCKFORD (December 14, 2018) — Transform Rockford elected Benjamin Bernsten and Daniel G. Saavedra to its steering committee. Bernsten was named the President of Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois in May 2018. Since joining Goodwill in 2012, he has been responsible for all aspects of Goodwill’s retail operation and legal affairs within its 18-county territory….


Free Customer Service Skills Class – Woodstock

Free 3 week customer service class. Learn essential skills & credentials.

StaffQuick Hiring Event – DeKalb

StaffQuick hiring event – warehouse and positions available