Goodwill Mattoon in Mattoon, Illinois

Popularity:#1 of 2 Goodwill Stores in Coles County#52 of 164 Goodwill Stores in Illinois#1,055 in Goodwill Stores

Goodwill Mattoon Details

Address and Phone Number for Goodwill Mattoon, a Goodwill, at Broadway Avenue, Mattoon IL.

Name
Goodwill Mattoon
Address
228 Broadway Avenue
Mattoon, Illinois, 61938
Phone
217-295-1057

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About Goodwill Mattoon

Goodwill Mattoon, located in Mattoon, IL, is a branch location of Goodwill Industries International, Inc., a charitable non-profit organization. Goodwill's mission is to help individuals with disabilities and others facing barriers to employment. Goodwill offers multiple programs to help individuals reach their full potential and increase their self-sufficiency. Dating back to 1902, Goodwill has also collected donated clothing and household goods for resale at its Goodwill Stores. These stores train and hire impoverished workers.

You may contact Goodwill for questions about:
  • Mattoon Goodwill Stores
  • Donating clothing and goods
  • Mattoon Job placement and training programs
  • Financial coaching
  • Goodwill jobs and employment
Mattoon Goodwill Stores

Goodwill operates stores in the Coles County area, which sell donated items. Goodwill Stores accept donations of clothing and goods for its thrift stores, which sell household items and more. Goodwill also accepts donations of furniture, small appliances, toys, electronics, and other goods. Contact Goodwill for information about its stores in the Coles County area or about its donation policies.

Goodwill Support Programs

Goodwill offers multiple support programs for people in the Coles County area, including case management service to help individuals identify and apply for financial assistance or other services from government or social service providers. Goodwill also offers classes to pass the GED and English as a Second Languages (ESL) courses. In addition, Goodwill provides financial coaching services, assistance in setting up a bank account, and tax preparation assistance for qualifying individuals.

Coles County Goodwill Job Training

In Mattoon, Goodwill offers job training programs for people with disabilities. The Adult Day Training Program promotes job readiness and job skills training, with the option to gain manufacturing skills in a controlled work environment. The Day Training Program teaches work responsibility and reliability skills, co-worker relations, and how to follow directions, while building confidence and a strong work ethic. Participants in the Coles County Day Training Program can progress to Community Employment.

Goodwill Job Placement in Coles County, IL

The Community Employment Specialists at Goodwill develop relationships with employers in the Coles County area to connect participants with suitable jobs. These may include administrative or clerical roles, jobs in shipping and receiving, roles like grounds keeping, or positions in grocery stores or retail establishments. In Mattoon, Employment Specialists identify suitable positions, connect individuals with available opportunities, and work with prospective employees to develop job skills like reliability, teamwork, and communication. Goodwill also provides internship opportunities with Coles County employers.

Contact Goodwill Mattoon

You may contact Goodwill Mattoon by calling 217-295-1057, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Goodwill Mattoon, 228 Broadway Avenue, Mattoon, Illinois, 61938.