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Put your financial donation to work in your community.

How You Can Help

How You Can Help

Your donations transform lives and communities.

When you donate to Goodwill, you help improve the lives of individuals through the Power of Work. When individuals are empowered, families and communities are strengthened, too.

Our Mission is 100+ Years Strong

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago is dedicated to helping individuals with disabilities or disadvantages access training, employment and supportive services needed to build independence and success in today's workplace. Your charitable donations help fund our mission, giving these individuals a hand up just when they need it most.

Ways to Donate

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Donate Items or Shop

You can support Goodwill through your purchases and donations at our Goodwill Store & Donation Centers. The revenue generated in our stores helps fund our mission.

Whether you’re thinking about donating books, toys, or clothes, your donations make a big difference. Want to know what donations Goodwill accepts?

Donor guidelines

You've cleaned out that closet, or maybe your basement or attic. Perhaps you are moving, or maybe you just needed to make some room and simplify your life. Whatever the reason, you've done the hard part — donating your items to Goodwill is easy.

Where to donate

Make a Financial Gift

Goodwill prides itself on being a good steward of resources given to us by our donors. Your tax-deductible donation is not just a gift, it’s an investment in people and families in your local community.

Donate now

WISCONSIN
Mission Support Center
Tel: (414) 847-4200

James O. Wright Center forWork & Training
Tel: (414) 353-6400

ILLINOIS
Metropolitan Chicago -
Administration
Tel: (312) 994-1440