Our Mission:“Creating Hope, Jobs, and Futures in our Community” – This mission is reflected throughout our Goodwill organization – from our senior staff to our retail operations personnel; from members of our board of directors to our job coaches. As we plan for 2014 and beyond, we continue to be guided by the values inherent in our missionOur Vision:Everyone with challenges who wants to work will have a meaningful job that enhances self-worthOur Core Values: TeamworkInnovationQualityIntegrityEmpowerment:Our innovative support services allow people to overcome barriers to full employment and achieve self-sufficiency. Harnessing the power of work empowers independent productive citizens. Offering a hand up allows the people we serve to maximize their individual potential.Community:Building strong communities is at the foundation of Goodwill’s mission. When employers value diverse abilities everyone can contribute to society in their own way. We strive to create workplaces where each person is respected for their unique contributions.Sustainability:Goodwill stores encourage efficient use of resources. By recovering the value of usable items we divert millions of pounds from local landfills every year. Our focus on re-purposing and recycling promotes environmental sustainability and provides green jobs.