No Job Cuts Planned for Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois
A story focused on Land of Lincoln Goodwill was recently broadcast identifying them as a “Central Illinois” Goodwill. Land of Lincoln Goodwill and Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois are two
There are over 160 independently operated community based Goodwills in the US and Canada, each with local boards and local leadership. Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois, headquartered in Peoria, has not eliminated any positions for people with disabilities and has no plans to do so. Nor does the Peoria Goodwill participate in the Special Minimum Wage provision of the Fair Labor Standards Act. All employees of Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois are paid at or above the Illinois Minimum Wage.
Goodwill of Central Illinois looks forward to partnering with our donors and shoppers, employees, sister Goodwill agencies, other nonprofits, and the State of Illinois, to grow the Goodwill Mission in the communities we serve despite the changing financial landscape ahead.