Hennepin County Goodwill

Find Hennepin County Minnesota Goodwill stores. Goodwill provides information on nonprofit donations, retail thrift store chains, community programs, employment, job placement, and training.

Goodwill Bloomington 7845 Lyndale Avenue South Bloomington MN 55420 952-881-2468

Goodwill Brooklyn Park 7051 West Broadway Avenue Brooklyn Park MN 55428 763-762-7425

Goodwill Champlin 11910 Business Park Boulevard North Champlin MN 55316 763-421-0035

Goodwill Hopkins 1025 Hill Street Hopkins MN 55343 952-935-2760

Goodwill Maple Grove 9530 Dunkirk Lane North Maple Grove MN 55311 763-420-8013

Goodwill Maple Grove 13605 80th Circle North Maple Grove MN 55369 763-416-3681

Goodwill Maple Grove 9350 Dunkirk Lane North Maple Grove MN 55311 763-420-8013

Goodwill Minneapolis 1324 5th Street Southeast Minneapolis MN 55414 612-331-0032

Goodwill Minneapolis 6023 Nicollet Avenue Minneapolis MN 55419 612-866-0116

Goodwill Minneapolis 7324 Lakeland Avenue North Brooklyn Park MN 55428 763-425-2700

Goodwill Minneapolis 919 East Lake Street Minneapolis MN 55407 612-824-2857

Goodwill Minneapolis 1455 West Lake Street Minneapolis MN 55408 612-208-0292

Goodwill Minnetonka 13820 Wayzata Boulevard Minnetonka MN 55305 952-544-6648

Goodwill Minnetonka 17420 Minnetonka Boulevard Minnetonka MN 55345 952-322-7616

Goodwill Rogers 20870 Rogers Drive Rogers MN 55374 763-428-2256

Goodwill Saint Louis Park 3575 Minnesota 100 St. Louis Park MN 55416 952-920-8121

Goodwill St Louis Park 4300 West 36th 1/2 Street Minneapolis MN 55416 952-922-9640

About Hennepin County Goodwill

Hennepin County Goodwill refers to branch locations of the agency of Goodwill Industries International, Inc., a charitable non-profit organization whose mission is to help individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment to reach their full potential and increase their self-sufficiency in Hennepin County, MN. Founded in 1902, the organization began its work by collecting donated clothing and household goods and then training and hiring the poor to prepare the items for resale. Hennepin County Goodwill stores are organized as independent community-based organizations throughout the U.S., Canada, and thirteen other countries.

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

Goodwill operates more than 3,200 retail locations, including Hennepin County Goodwill Stores, where donated items are sold, and the agency also sells on the internet. Donated items to Hennepin County thrift stores generally consist of clothing, shoes, and household items that can be resold.

Goodwill Job Training

People with disabilities in Hennepin County are given job readiness and job skills training through an Adult Day Training Program. The Minnesota program often operates in a manufacturing setting providing a controlled work environment where participants are able to develop skills at their own pace. The Day Training Program teaches participants work responsibility and reliability, co-worker relations, how to follow directions, and simultaneously builds confidence and a work ethic. Participants in the Day Training Program may progress to Community Employment.

Goodwill Job Placement in Hennepin County, Minnesota

Goodwill's Community Employment Specialists develop relationships with employers in the local Hennepin County economy to connect Goodwill clients with suitable jobs. Jobs for these individuals tend to be administrative or clerical, in shipping and receiving, grounds keeping, or in grocery stores and other retail establishments. The Hennepin County Specialist assists in finding suitable positions, connecting individuals to available opportunities, and working with individuals to develop job skills, including reliability, communication, and teamwork. Similar programs offer internships with Hennepin County employers.

Goodwill Support Programs

Some Hennepin County Goodwill agencies provide case management services that assist individuals in identifying and applying for financial assistance and other services from government or social service providers. Others offer classes for completing Hennepin County GED requirements and English as a Second Language (ESL) courses. Goodwill agencies may also offer financial coaching, assistance in setting up bank accounts, and tax preparation assistance services.