Goodwill of Greater Washington is an approved non-profit charitable 501(c)(3) organization (Federal Tax ID: 53-0196588). Our mission is to transform lives and communities through the power of education and employment.
We fund that mission primarily through diverse lines of business including a chain of retail stores, custodial services, pest control and grounds maintenance operations. We also generate revenue through individual, foundation, and corporate giving.
Goodwill of Greater Washington transforms lives and communities through the power of education and employment.
We are building a community where people are empowered to achieve their fullest potential and RISE to their highest level of personal success.
Goodwill Core Values – R.I.S.E
We treat everyone with respect, compassion and dignity, honoring their contributions and differences.
We conduct our business with integrity,
accountability and concern for the environment.
We serve, empower and advocate for our clients
and each other.
We pursue a vision of excellence and continuous
improvement to better the lives of those we serve.
Goodwill pays all of its associates above both local and federal minimum wage standards. 70.1% of our Ability One employees have a significant disability and are paid a starting minimum wage of almost $12 an hour.