Goodwill operates through the resale or recycling of donated goods. By donating to and shopping, you help people in your community get jobs. Help them continue providing independence, pride, and a sense of purpose to thousands of San Diegans by donating or shopping today. Through their programs, their mission is to provide employment and training opportunities to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. They believe that a job is more than a paycheck. Their programs were created to provide free opportunities to individuals who desire greater independence and a chance to give back to their communities and their families.