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Press Center

Media representatives are asked to contact:

Chris Ward, Director for Marketing & Public Relations
Direct line:  727-317-4220


Jennifer Fleming, Senior Creative & Media Relations Manager
Direct line:  727-317-4222

Goodwill Industries-Suncoast At a Glance

St. Petersburg-based Goodwill Industries-Suncoast is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is helping people achieve their full potential through the dignity and power of work. To support this mission we operate 18 thrift stores and three outlet stores that sell donated and new merchandise. Goodwill-Suncoast’s many human services include workforce development and employment programs as well as affordable apartments for seniors and people with disabilities. The organization serves the people of 10 counties – Pinellas, Hillsborough, Polk, Pasco, Hernando, Citrus, Marion, Levy, Sumter and Highlands.

Goodwill Industries is Nationally Recognized
Wall Street Journal’s Smart Money magazine, Fortune and Worth magazines consistently rank Goodwill among the best charities to support, based on the percentage of earned revenue channeled to client programs. Locally, 89% of Goodwill-Suncoast’s operating budget is devoted to our programs and services.

Goodwill-Suncoast’s Achievements

8,864 people found jobs with the help of Goodwill-Suncoast last year, and we served 67,768 people in our region.

Our Goodwill superstore in Brandon is the top-selling Goodwill store in the Eastern U.S.