Volunteer at Goodwill in Central Florida

Volunteer hanging clothing in store

 

At Goodwill Industries of Central Florida, volunteers are vital to helping us live our mission: “Building Lives That Work.” We offer many opportunities in Orange, Lake, Osceloa, Brevard, and Volusia county.

  • Individuals
  • Students
  • Business/Civic Groups

 

Volunteers are asked to commit to at least 4 hours per shift and are required to wear appropriate dress code which consists of pants (no jeans), collar-type shirt, and closed-toe shoes. All volunteers must complete an online applicatiion and watch the volunteer orientation video (located below). Below Click on clipboard icon application to apply.

Student Volunteers - Do you need hours for school, Bright Futures scholarship, or other affiliations? Consider volunteering at Goodwill. Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age. Teens under 18 years of age must complete a parent consent form as well as an application, and are needed in all of our locations. 

Here's how one of our student volunteers completed his Bright Future Scholarship requirements at Goodwill.

For more information on the following services, please email us at:

volunteer@goodwillcfl.org

or use the following application link

click here

Community Corporate Day of Service and Civic Groups - We will partner with your business/civic groups to organize a day of service.

Donation Drive - Sponsor a donation drive at your work, church or community. We will assist you with flyers and donation bins. Donations will be picked up in a timely and orderly manner.

Services - If you have a service you can donate to goodwill such as music, art, computer skills, videography, business services, consulting we would love to hear about your services and use them in our mission.

BookWorks - Goodwill's BookWorks program puts high-quality books in the hands of children who may not otherwise thave them. Our volunteers read in preschool classrooms, presenting each student with a book to take home. Please visit our BookWorks tab for more information. 

Consider volunteering for Goodwill Industries of Central Florida and let's work together to help build lives that work! We hope to see you soon!

 

**Just a reminder, for any court-ordered community service with a probation officer, please apply at: http://www.goodwillcfl.org/court-community-service-program

 

Helpful Information Eligibility & Criteria
RETAIL
Positions Available
Retail Assistant

(Posted 07/25/17)

We are looking for volunteers to help in our retail stores throughout our 6-county area in Central Florida.This position is best for a self-started with an outgoing personality and consist of organizing merchandise, sorting items, greeting customers, and helping as needed. Please be able to commit to a minimum of 4 hours per shift.

 

 

 

 

Application
email
Positions Available
Book Scanner

(Posted 07/25/17)

Help sort and scan books that have been donated and place in proper bins, as well as pull book orders. This is mostly a sitting position. Located in our Orlando Outlet Center at 7915 S. Orange Blossom Trail in Orlando. Weekdays ONLY 8 AM to 4:30PM.

Application
email
Positions Available
Outlet Center Helper

(Posted 07/25/17)

Help with sorting of donated goods into proper containers. Assist in outlet where needed. Located in Orlando at 7801 S. Orange Blossom Trail and also in Rocklege at 4851 S. US Hwy 1. 

Application
email
Positions Available
Textile Sorter

(Posted 07/25/17)

Help sort donated textile items by condition, hang items, and properly place onto sales floor. This volunteer opportunity is available in all our 6 counties we serve.

Application
email
Positions Available
E-Cycle Assistant

(Posted 07/25/17)

Help sort through and test, computer and electronic donated goods. Standing and lifting required. Available weekdays ONLY 8am to 4:30pm at our main processing ceneter located at 7531 S Orange Blossom Trail, 32809.

Application
email
Positions Available
ShopGoodwill Assistant

(Posted 07/25/17)

Assist with E-Commerece and sorting through merchandise that can be featured on our shopgoodwill.com. Located at 7915 S Orange Blossom Trail and weekdays ONLY 8am to 4:30pm.

Application
email
VOCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Positions Available
Assistant Computer Teacher

(Posted 07/25/17)

The Goodwill Job Connection Centers are seeking someone with proficiency with basic computer skills, Microsoft Word, Excel programs, E-mail, and the Internet. The assistant will be helping the teacher with a basic computer class for students who are re-entering the workforce. Classes are held during the workday. You may choose to help out in the morning or afternoon classes. This volunteer must be at least 18 years of age. Job Connection Centers are located in Seminole, Brevard, Orange, Osceola, Lake, and Volusia Counties.

Application
email
Positions Available
Job Connection Center Assistant

(Posted 07/25/17)

Assist in one of our job connection centers with filing and scanning paperwork, and assistanting clients with basic computer functions. Basic computer skills required. Must be 18 years of age. 

Application
email
BOOKWORKS
Positions Available
BookWorks Sorter, Cleaner, Labeler

(Posted 07/25/17)

Sort through donations of children’s books to determine age appropriate books for programs.  After sorting, books are checked for damage, cleaned and labeled.  Books are then banded together.

Knowledge of children’s books is helpful; attention to detail is a must. 

For S. Orange Blossom Trail location only. - Must be able to come in once a week for 2-3 hours anytime between 9-4PM.  Please see BookWorks tab for more information. 

Application
email
did you know

At Goodwill, we'll gladly accept your cell phone, computer or laptop, reducing e-waste that would otherwise clog landfills.

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did you know

At Goodwill, we'll gladly accept your cell phone, computer or laptop, reducing e-waste that would otherwise clog landfills.

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