Goodwill South Florida featured on WSVN 7

Goodwill Industries of South Florida empowers disable individuals through flag-making operation

2022 Achiever of the Year: Kishore Abichandani

Kishore is 61 years old, born in Naga-Philippines with deafness. He also developed an anxiety disorder at a young age. He obtained a high school diploma in the Philippines and studied Introductory Accounting while living in New Jersey. 

2022 Achiever of the Year: Neise Atterberry

When people with disabilities come through Goodwill's doors, they are looking for a chance, like most of us, they are eager to work, succeed, and lead fuller lives. We understand that disabilities don't define people, that is at the core of our philosophy. 

Community Job Fair

You are invited to attend  a community job fair, hosted by Goodwill South Florida. The job fair is open to all job seekers who are interested in exploring career opportunities and connecting with potential employers. 

Goodwill South Florida Announces New Board Members

Miami, FL. (April 10, 2023) - Goodwill South Florida has announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors: Julie Greiner anf Avery Dial. 

Goodwill Industries of South Florida Joins GoodwillFinds to Increase Community Impact

Miami, FL - April 5, 2023 - Goodwill Industries of South Florida has partnered with GoodwillFinds, a recommerce venture reimagining the future of purpose-driven resale. Alongside Goodwill of South Florida, three additional regions will join GoodwillFinds' network to help further the brands long-standing tradition of funding job training and work opportunities for people with disabilities and other barriers to work. 

Flag made by South Florida Goodwill employees sits on top of the world!

From Miami to Mount Kilimanjaro. Talk about going the distance! How a flag made by employees with disabilities at Goodwill South Florida ended atop the tallest mountain in Africa (19,340 feet) is a tale of perseverance. 

Spirit of Goodwill Band Performed at the South Beach Jazz Festival

The annual festival promotes inclusion for persons with disabilities. 

Miami, FL (January 13,2023) - The 2023 South Beach  Jazz Festival featured world-renowned musicians from the entire spectrum of jazz 

Goodwill awarded accreditation by CARF

Goodwill South Florida has been awarded the highest level of accreditation by CARF International for Community Employment Services.

Goodwill South Florida featured on Hoy Dia

Learn about the benefits of buying second-hand clothing and vintage clothing. 

Goodwill South Florida featured on Primer Impacto

With less than $30 and in a thrift store, Jomari Goyso shows that it is possible to put together a good outfit 

Goodwill South Florida presented with the Sourceamerica Force Multiplier Award and the HC Holding Award.

Goodwill South Florida has been bestowed two awards for our dedication to creating and protecting jobs for people with disabilities.

Goodwill South Florida Apparel Division Goes Digital

We are proud to announce that our Ryder Apparel Manufacturing division has gone Digital! (Yes, we’re more than our Goodwill stores, among other things, we sew too.

A Good Summer Spent at a Goodwill Virtual Summer Camp

This summer Goodwill South Florida teamed up with the Batchelor Foundation to expand its Virtual Career Camp for Youth. This eight-week program welcomed 25 students age 14-21 from Miami and Broward County.

Goodwill workers showed enthusiasm creating U.S. flags for upcoming patriotic season

Goodwill is producing U.S. flags in time for the patriotic season, but that is not the only thing they are being praised for.

Five Questions for: David Landsberg

Remembering Bridget Pallango, Senior VP of Human Services

With profound sadness, we announce the passing of Bridget Pallango, Senior VP of Human Services at Goodwill South Florida, who served the organization with dedication ...

Self-care and Finding Peace

Check out what our VP of Marketing and Development Lourdes de la Mata-Little has to say on how practicing self-care and decluttering ...

Goodwill South Florida makes American flags for families of fallen service members

When you think of Goodwill, you may not think of a full-scale manufacturing operation. At Goodwill South Florida’s Ryder apparel ...

Special Message Regarding Goodwill & Haiti Relief Efforts

Goodwill South Florida stands with the people of Haiti and their families. Our hearts are broken at the devastation the ...

Capture Goodwill South Florida’s Program Participants Manufacturing U.S. Interment Flags and Uniforms Just in Time for Independence Day

Goodwill Virtual Tour

Let us show you around! Go behind the scenes and learn how we're so much more than our stores.

Best of Miami - Caring Employers

Goodwill South Florida is recognized as “Best of Miami - Caring Employers” in this week’s issue of Miami Today.

One brick at a time: Goodwill’s ‘Lego Guy’ awarded for sorting expertise

Goodwill’s Fort Lauderdale center has found the “perfect fit” in Robert Pantaleo. The Hollywood resident recently won the Goodwill Achiever of the Year Award for ...

Five Questions for: Lourdes de la Mata-Little

Goodwill South Florida's vice president, marketing, development & communication talks philanthropy 101.

Pepe Badia of Badia Spices Donates $1 million to Goodwill South Florida

MIAMI, FL. (Mar. 3, 2021) – Goodwill South Florida is pleased to announce it will receive a $1 million donation from philanthropist and president of Badía Spices, Joseph "Pepe" Badía within the coming weeks. Badia's generous donation is part of the silent phase of a fundraising campaign the nonprofit is currently hosting to help narrow the $8 million loss its endured due to closings, furloughed employees, unemployment insurance and lack of federal help.

Artist makes Handmade rugs created entirely out of once-loved stuffed animals


The Collaborative Project Supports People with Disabilities in the Community Through the Creation of a Sustainable Circular Economy

Miami Today - Goodwill's Army Impact

Goodwill South Florida has a newly vested interest in the needs of the military, thanks to a new contract to repurpose ballistic vest panels and recut them to fit the new, sleeker design of the Army’s ballistic vest carrier for training and battle.

Goodwill South Florida Announces the Appointment of Six New Board Members

Goodwill South Florida Announces the Appointment of Six New Board Members

Celebrate The Spirit of Goodwill Band

Goodwill South Florida is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the premiere of the inspirational and award-winning film For Once In My Life.