Charitable Organization

Amity Goodwill Industries

Hamilton, ON

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Goodwill, The Amity Group, is a charitable social service provider whose Mission is to assist people in overcoming employment barriers in order to obtain work, thereby enhancing their dignity and independence within the community. To achieve this goal Goodwill operates community based employment services aimed at assisting unemployed individuals to develop career training plans to increase their employability and also to directly connect with work opportunities. In addition, Goodwill operates retail thrift stores which employ individuals directly and aid in the preparation of clients for work in the community. ...Goodwill operates a variety of programs directly and in partnership with provincial agencies such as Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) or the Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) to aid people such as those with disabilities through programs such as TEAM (Transitional Employment and Mentoring) and similarly youth through YJC (Youth Job Connection), ES (Employment Support), Youth Job Link (YJL), Youth Job Connection Summer (YJCS), and Canadian Ontario Jobs Grant (COJG). Goodwill also operates a cafe and light assembly division (assembly, ...

Program areas

Description% of emphasis
Employment training100

*% of emphasis is reported by the charity and does not necessarily reflect money spent.

Revenue and expenses