Volunteer and Community Service Program

Be part of the Goodwill Team

Being part of the Goodwill Team is about helping other people. When you volunteer with Goodwill of Southern Arizona, you help us achieve our mission of putting people back to work!

We welcome volunteers from a variety of sources:

  • Vocational School Program Students (Youth aged 14-17)
  • Walk-in/College/Military (Adults aged 18+)
  • Mature Workers (Adults aged 55+)
  • Court Ordered Community Service (Adults aged 18+; minimum of 10 hours)
  • Paid Internships (Adults aged 18+)


Volunteers may choose the store that is most convenient for you to complete your hours. Participants who would like to complete their court ordered community service at Goodwill and have been convicted of crimes in the past 10 years related to theft, violence, or crimes of a sexual nature may be ineligible to complete volunteer/internship services with GISA.

Step 1

Please read the Disclosure Form below.

Step 2

Please complete the Application for Volunteer Service and submit online.

Once your application and background has been reviewed, you will be contacted within 48 hours and notified whether your volunteer/internship service has been approved.
-If you are NOT approved, you will be contacted via email. Please check your email regularly.
-If you ARE approved, you will be notified via email to attend an orientation.

Step 3

After approval, attend Goodwill's volunteer orientation.
Orientations are conducted every other Thursday of each month from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. and are held at the corporate office. The corporate office is located at 1940 E. Silverlake Rd., Ste. 405 (one quarter mile south of 22nd & Cherrybell). Please call (520) 623-5174 if you need directions.

Dress code is business casual. If dress code is not appropriate you will be asked to return another day.

  • No dangling jewelry and visible facial jewelry (forward of the ears) is not permitted and must be removed.
  • No shorts, skorts, or skirts
  • No Jeans, sweat, or stretch pants
  • No tank tops
  • No Hats/Visors-unless
  • No clothes that are too baggy or too revealing

Thank you for considering Goodwill of Southern Arizona for your volunteer service!