Many people associate the work of Goodwill Industries with the familiar donation store. Most are unaware of other community assistance programs the organization provides. A youth mentor program helps at-risk and foster children in education and employment pursuits.
Goodwill Support Employment Manager Josh Tolleson says the program covers basic life skills and education assistance for those planning to take the HiSET exam, formerly known as GED. It also provides job readiness training and job placement.