Jose had big plans. He wanted to be a doctor, and he was hoping to get a soccer scholarship to Vanderbilt University. But on June 4, 2007, his life was forever changed. Jose was jogging in Mount Pleasant when a driver of an SUV pulled over and demanded money. “When I told him I didn’t have any, he pulled out a gun and started shooting,” he said.
Goodwill’s free mission services are needed more than ever. Our career coaches are providing critical support services and case management via phone and Internet — as well as in person at our Career Solutions Centers — helping people in middle and west Tennessee get back to work. If you are able, please consider joining us in these efforts by making a monetary donation.
Goodwill Career Solutions provides job search, direct job placement services, training and certifications to help you find a job and be better equipped to succeed in today’s job market.
Why support Goodwill? We are a non-profit organization. When you shop at Goodwill, you get more than a great bargain – you help us to provide education, training and employment services to more than 14,000 fellow Tennesseans every year.
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During Goodwill Week, our Career Solutions centers host job fairs, hiring events and workshops geared toward helping people connect with employers and find work in middle and west Tennessee.LEARN MORE
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