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.
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.
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!
Able to pass FDLE Sexual Offender and Predator Registry check
Able to ambulate and communicate independently
Able to commit to a minimum of 4 hours per shift
***** Please note that this volunteer program is not intended for court-ordered community service. Any hours performed through this volunteer program may not be used to fulfill court-ordered community service hours. *****
Ability to lift 20 pounds
Ability to stand and walk for 4 hours (in Retail Stores)
Ability to bend and stoop
Ability to communicate with store personnel and management
Ability to function independently without constant supervision
Ability to follow instructions and perform multi-step tasks
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.
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.
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.
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.