Marion Goodwill Celebrates 40 Years of Helping the Unemployed!
Marion Goodwill Industries is one of over 160 independent Goodwill agencies, all with a common goal to help unemployed individuals overcome their barriers to employment. Formed in 1977, Marion Goodwill has expanded from one retail store in downtown Marion, Ohio to nine retail stores, Shopgoodwill.com, 2 Attended Donation Centers, a Corporate Office, Education & Training Center, and over 25 donation booths spread out over the five counties served: Marion, Delaware, Union, Crawford, and Morrow Counties.
Goodwill is more than just great retail! As a community member, "Your donations help create jobs locally." Donations generate the need for more stores and increase revenue that helps us support our mission.
We encourage you to continue to spread the word about Goodwill. Goodwill is more than just a well-known chain of retail stores...it's a tradition, a tradition of donating, recycling, hope, and of growing through community involvement. Most of all, it's a tradition of helping people with barriers to employment gain independence...through the power Donations generate the need for more stores and increase revenue that helps us support our mission.
What do your donations and purchases provide for local individuals?
- A chance at employment, not charity
- The ability to feed their families with money that's earned
- The self-respect gained from a having a steady paycheck