Goodwill San Antonio
San Antonio Community Resource Directory
Goodwill San Antonio (Nonprofit)

Our Mission
The Goodwill San Antonio mission is to help change lives through the power of work. Goodwill provides career training and placement assistance for employment. We support our programs through profits generated through the sale of donated goods by our Retail unit and revenue from business services offered through our Contract Services unit. We invest 92.6 percent of our earnings in educational programs and career services provided through our Good Careers Academy and Good Careers Centers.

Our Vision
We envision a community powered by a skilled workforce, successful businesses and a strong economy.

Our Values
Our values are infused throughout all of our programs and services. We call them our S-T-E-P-S, and they can be divided into five separate areas.

S-T-E-P-S = Service - Teamwork - Ethics - Passion - Safety

(210) 924-8581
Kevin Bergner - Chief Executive Officer
Janice Bunch - President and Chief Operating Officer

At the conclusion of this program you will be proficient in Microsoft® Office Suite, QuickBooksTM, verbal and written communication, office management, supply management, and much more. You will also participate in a 6-week externship during the course, applying the skills you have learned.

Upon successful course completion, you will receive a Certificate of Completion and be prepared for entry-level employment in any industry.

Admission Requirements:
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Criminal background check (if applicable)
• Drug screening (if applicable)
• Proof of High School Diploma or GED
• Valid Texas ID or Texas Driver License
• Valid Social Security Card
• Immunization (if applicable)
• Proper identification showing eligibility and authorization to work in the United States is required

Tuition: $1,150
Registration Fee: $50

We want you focused 100% on your education. Therefore, if you need assistance with tuition, childcare, transportation, or have other concerns, our team is here to help you find the appropriate support and solution.

Duration: 24 weeks Call for more information or to enroll in the program.
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

With many students leaving high school unprepared to enter post-secondary education and/or the workforce, Goodwill San Antonio developed and implemented the Career Navigator program in 8 local high schools with a focus on increasing career awareness, job readiness, and college success. The career navigators serve over 1,700 juniors and seniors, providing assistance with post-secondary planning including:

  • Identifying a career path
  • Completing and submitting college and financial aid applications
  • Joining the military
  • Applying for a job

In this 6-week program, you will receive instruction needed to obtain a Texas Commercial Driver License, including preparation for a written and hands-on pre-trip inspection, writing and driving exam. Additionally, you will have hands-on experience with over-the-road driving, blindside parallel and alley parking, coupling/uncoupling and much more.

Upon successful course completion, you will receive a Certificate of Completion and may be eligible to test for the State of Texas Class A CDL license.

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Criminal background check (if applicable)
  • Drug screening (if applicable)
  • Proof of High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Texas ID or Texas Driver License
  • Valid Social Security Card
  • Immunization (if applicable)
  • Proper identification showing eligibility and authorization to work in the United States is required
  • Possibly others

Call for more information or to enroll in the program.

Tuition: $4,450
Registration Fee: $50

We want you focused 100% on your education. Therefore, if you need assistance with tuition, childcare, transportation, or have other concerns, our team is here to help you find the appropriate support and solution.

Duration: 6 Weeks
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

The Dual Generation program is focused on helping parents go to college or job training and making sure their children receive an appropriate developmental level of education. We can provide childcare for the parents to attend school/training and assist with job placement after completion (or during if needed).

Tuition assistance available for job training programs:

  • GED/High School Diploma
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Commercial Driver License (CDL)
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Bookkeeping / QuickBooks
  • Medical Front Office
  • Phlebotomy
  • Child Development Associate (CDA)
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Electrical Trade Skills Training

Monthly support and access to:

  • Financial Empowerment Sessions
  • Job & Career Exploration
  • Parenting Classes
  • Quality Childcare
  • Resume Building
  • Supportive Services
  • Transportation Assistance

Must have a child age 0-10, fall below the 200% poverty line.

Must live in the eastside zip codes 78202, 78203, 78205, 78208, 78210, 78215, 78218, 78219, 78220, 78222.

(210) 352-7142

Services available in the Good Careers Centers include:

  • Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
  • Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
  • Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
  • Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
  • Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
  • Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
  • Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
  • Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.

If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 924-8581

Services available in the Good Careers Centers include:

  • Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
  • Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
  • Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
  • Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
  • Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
  • Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
  • Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
  • Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.

If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 924-8581
0.35 miles away, 703 Dolorosa, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D1

Services available in the Good Careers Centers include:

  • Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
  • Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
  • Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
  • Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
  • Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
  • Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
  • Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
  • Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.

If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 924-8581

Services available in the Good Careers Centers include:

  • Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
  • Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
  • Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
  • Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
  • Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
  • Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
  • Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
  • Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.

If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 924-8581

Services available in the Good Careers Centers include:

  • Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
  • Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
  • Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
  • Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
  • Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
  • Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
  • Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
  • Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.

If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 924-8581

Services available in the Good Careers Centers include:

  • Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
  • Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
  • Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
  • Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
  • Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
  • Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
  • Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
  • Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.

If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 924-8581
39.17 miles away, 2603 Ave H, Hondo, TX, 78861

Partnering with area school districts, Goodwill San Antonio offers a variety of certified training programs to high school students on school campuses. In addition to earning a high school diploma, students can train to become a Nurse’s Aide, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, Diesel Mechanic, or a Welder.

This Good Careers Academy serves high school students only.

Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581
Hondo High School
(830) 426-3341

Following this 43-week program, you will be proficient in front office administration procedures, medical law and ethics, diagnostic equipment, anatomy and physiology, CPR and First Aid, injections, pharmacology, EKG, urinalysis, hematology, and microbiology.

Upon successful course completion, you will receive CPR and First Aid certification, a Certificate of Completion and be prepared for entry-level employment in a clinical/medical health facility. Additionally, you may be eligible to test for the Registered Medical Assistant national certification exam.

Admission Requirements:
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Criminal background check (if applicable)
• Drug screening (if applicable)
• Proof of High School Diploma or GED
• Valid Texas ID or Texas Driver License
• Valid Social Security Card
• Immunization (if applicable)
• Proper identification showing eligibility and authorization to work in the United States is required.

Call for more information or to enroll in the program.

Tuition: $3,150
Registration Fee: $50

We want you focused 100% on your education. Therefore, if you need assistance with tuition, childcare, transportation, or have other concerns, our team is here to help you find the appropriate support and solution.

Duration: 43 weeks
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

Partnering with area school districts, Goodwill San Antonio offers a variety of certified training programs to high school students on school campuses. In addition to earning a high school diploma, students can train to become a Nurse’s Aide, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, Diesel Mechanic, or a Welder.

This Good Careers Academy serves high school students only.

Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581
(CTEC)
(210) 407-0742
0.35 miles away, 703 Dolorosa, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D1

In this 12-week program, you will learn basic anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, infection control, safety and emergency procedures, patients’ rights, medical law, ethical treatment, and patient care. The program can be a stepping stone toward a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) or a Registered Nurse (RN).

Upon successful course completion, you will receive CPR and First Aid certification, a Certificate of Completion and be prepared for entry-level employment in a medical facility. Additionally, you may be eligible to test for the State of Texas Nurse Aide certification exam.

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Criminal background check (if applicable)
  • Drug screening (if applicable)
  • Proof of High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Texas ID or Texas Driver License
  • Valid Social Security Card
  • Immunization (if applicable)
  • Proper identification showing eligibility and authorization to work in the United States is required

Call for more information or to enroll in the program.

Tuition: $900
Registration Fee: $50

We want you focused 100% on your education. Therefore, if you need assistance with tuition, childcare, transportation, or have other concerns, our team is here to help you find the appropriate support and solution.

Duration: 12 weeks
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

Partnering with area school districts, Goodwill San Antonio offers a variety of certified training programs to high school students on school campuses. In addition to earning a high school diploma, students can train to become a Nurse’s Aide, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, Diesel Mechanic, or a Welder.

This Good Careers Academy serves high school students only.

Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

In this 43-week program, you will learn about fundamentals of emergencies, safety and hazardous materials, infection control, trade and generic medications, pharmacy law, and record keeping. Additionally, you will participate in an externship during the course, applying the skills you have learned.

Upon successful course completion, you will receive a Certificate of Completion and be prepared for entry-level employment in a retail, hospital, or institutional setting. Additionally, you will be eligible for the State Board of Pharmacy exam.

Admission Requirements:
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Criminal background check (if applicable)
• Drug screening (if applicable)
• Proof of High School Diploma or GED
• Valid Texas ID or Texas Driver License
• Valid Social Security Card
• Immunization (if applicable)
• Proper identification showing eligibility and authorization to work in the United States is required

Tuition: $3,150
Registration Fee: $50

We want you focused 100% on your education. Therefore, if you need assistance with tuition, childcare, transportation, or have other concerns, our team is here to help you find the appropriate support and solution.

Duration: 43 weeks Call for more information or to enroll in the program.
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

In this 43-week program, you will learn about fundamentals of emergencies, safety and hazardous materials, infection control, trade and generic medications, pharmacy law, and record keeping. Additionally, you will participate in an externship during the course, applying the skills you have learned.

Upon successful course completion, you will receive a Certificate of Completion and be prepared for entry-level employment in a retail, hospital, or institutional setting. Additionally, you will be eligible for the State Board of Pharmacy exam.

Admission Requirements:
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Criminal background check (if applicable)
• Drug screening (if applicable)
• Proof of High School Diploma or GED
• Valid Texas ID or Texas Driver License
• Valid Social Security Card
• Immunization (if applicable)
• Proper identification showing eligibility and authorization to work in the United States is required.

Call for more information or to enroll in the program.

Tuition: $3,150
Registration Fee: $50

We want you focused 100% on your education. Therefore, if you need assistance with tuition, childcare, transportation, or have other concerns, our team is here to help you find the appropriate support and solution.

Duration: 43 weeks
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

Partnering with area school districts, Goodwill San Antonio offers a variety of certified training programs to high school students on school campuses. In addition to earning a high school diploma, students can train to become a Nurse’s Aide, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, Diesel Mechanic, or a Welder.

This Good Careers Center serves high school students only.

Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

Partnering with area school districts, Goodwill San Antonio offers a variety of certified training programs to high school students on school campuses. In addition to earning a high school diploma, students can train to become a Nurse’s Aide, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, Diesel Mechanic, or a Welder.

This Good Careers Academy serves high school students only.

Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm
(SAISD CTEC)
(210) 407-0742
Good Careers Academy Admissions Office
(210) 924-8581

Goodwill has a long and proud history of serving our country's veterans and their family members as they transition to civilian life. Our Career Services Specialists are here to help remove employment barriers with specialized, no cost career assistance. Our programs are individualized and tailored to the unique needs of every veteran.

Training That's Anything But Basic
Our goal is to help veterans successfully search and find a meaningful career. Leverage the training received in the military to find employment in a similar field or providing the necessary resources to start a new career. We can also assist with financial planning and career training for in-demand job categories including:

  • Nurse's Aide
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Commercial Truck Drivers and more

Our career services are offered at no cost to veterans and include:

  • Employer connection
  • Certification training
  • Financial planning
  • Career coaching
  • Resume development
  • Job search assistance
  • Interview strategies
  • Interest skills assessment

Veterans career services are available at all 8 Goodwill San Antonio Good Careers Centers.

Good Careers Center Workshops: Every month the Good Careers Centers host workshops that can assist veterans and former active duty service personnel in transitioning from the military to the civilian workforce. View our Events Calendar for a current schedule of events.

We assist veterans in finding employment opportunities through our partnerships within the communities we serve.

This program serves Veterans and their families, regardless of their affiliation with St Philip's College.

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(210) 486-2185