Every day, your donations help people in your community find good jobs. The sales of your donations help fund job training programs, employment placement services and other community-based programs for people who have disabilities, lack education or job experience, or face employment challenges.


When you shop at Heart of Texas Goodwill, you are supporting job training and placement programs for people in your community with disabilities and other disadvantages.The more than 2,700 Goodwill stores in the United States and Canada are independently owned and operated. Here in the Heart of Texas, we have 14 Goodwill stores across 20 counties.

Change Lives

Goodwill is in the job business! We provide training and employment programs that significantly improve employability! We help you find a job, we help you keep a job!

About Us


Heart of Texas Goodwill Industries, Inc. is a 501c3 charitable organization incorporated in 1955. Our territory encompasses 20 counties throughout the Heart of Texas region.  CEO, Dan Nisley, has been with Goodwill since 1971, and at H.O.T. Goodwill since 1986.

There are currently 16 retail stores with over 500 employees across the region, and 4 Learning Centers in operation that served nearly 5,000 individuals in 2015.  Learning Center programs include computer skills, job search, resume development, interviewing, financial literacy, and several other programs that are of no cost to the public.

Goodwill’s mission is to actively pursue full participation in society of people with disabilities and disadvantages by expanding their opportunities and capabilities through our employment and training programs.