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When you hire Goodwill Business Services, you are teaming up with experienced and dedicated professionals with a 40+ years track record of delivering quality results and competitively priced business solutions.

Our success stems an unrelenting focus on quality. The result is consistently superior service ratings and long-lasting customer partnerships.

Hear it directly from our customers:

I personally inspected the trees your team trimmed this morning. They did a very good job. The trimming is the way it is required and very efficient.

Emily Kirtner - Quality Assurance Supervisor, Commercial Property Contract

A perfect 10 isn't easy to earn. This team: is timely, punctual, responsive, knowledgeable, thorough, clean and overall professional. They set a standard for the industry, as far as we're concerned.

The Fortitude Construction Family
Superior Qualifications

Our laser focus on service quality and industry best practices is exemplified by our adherence to the following standards:

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ReWorksSA Recycling Certifications Gold: Recognized as a leader in commercial recycling by the City of San Antonio. Based on recycling and waste reduction efforts for local businesses and the overall community.

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Texas Commission on Environmental Quality: The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is the environmental agency for the state of Texas. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality strives to protect our state's public health and natural resources consistent with sustainable economic development. The are the governing body for licensing of irrigators.

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ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified: We are certified as Tree Risk Assessors, educated by ISA in the standardized, systematic process for diagnosing and accessing tree risk. We can provide information to tree owners and risk managers for making informed decisions that will promote the safety of people and property and enhance tree benefits, health, and longevity. 

ISA Certified

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified: ISA is a non-governmental organization which issues Arborist certifications. It grants the use of a credential to individuals for a specific period of time. The Certification is available to those who meet predetermined and standardized criteria for knowledge, skills, or competencies.

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Texas Dept of Agriculture: The Texas Department of Agriculture is designated as the state’s lead agency in the regulation of pesticide use and application.  TDA is responsible for licensing and training pesticide applicators, overseeing worker protection, registering pesticides for sale in the state and working to minimize unnecessary impacts to agriculture while enhancing protection of endangered and threatened species.

Quality of Texas Award for Performance Excellence

Received Quality of Texas Award for Performance Excellence: Goodwill was the FIRST non-profit to receive this award. This is awarded based on our use of the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence and other methods that drive efficiency and effectiveness. This allows us to develop a skilled workforce elevating robust businesses and enhance a thriving community.

ISO 9001

As a Quality Management System (QMS), Goodwill San Antonio is presently certified to three ISO standards. ISO 9001-2015 (Quality) includes 20 of our government contracts.

 ISO 14001 OHSAS 18001

Our Warehouse Logistics, e-Commerce, Electronic Recovery Program, and Outlet are certified to ISO 9001-2015 (Quality), 14001-2015 (Environmental), and 18001-2007 (OHSA—Safety). By obtaining these certifications, Goodwill demonstrates sound validated quality principals in its daily operations.

High Community Impact.

When you hire Goodwill Business Services, you become a part of a non-profit social enterprise helping individuals with documented disabilities and/or other disadvantages gain education, training, and employment opportunities for upward mobility.

Thanks to your partnership 81% of our workforce has a Documented Disability or Other Barriers

Those individuals receive competitive pay & benefits, life skills coaching, training & development, and are supported for success through a servant leadership model. In addition, profits generated are used to fund various education and workforce development programs that assist youth and individuals with life challenges to access opportunities that lead to economic mobility and improved quality of life.

This is How Goodwill Business Services
Changes Lives Through the Power of Work.
Maria Success Story
Meet Maria.

Maria’s entire life was shrouded in domestic violence. When it began affecting her children, she knew it had to stop. Goodwill was able to help Maria find the means to stand on her own, thanks to funds generated from donated items.

Eveyln Success Story
Meet Eveyln.

After release from prison, Evelyn, a single mom, learned about Goodwill’s programs for ex-offenders. She excelled at her Goodwill Store job and earned her way into the Nurse’s Aide program at Goodwill’s Good Careers Academy, funded in part by our donations. Evelyn is now a supervisor for a local health organization.

Syretta Success Story
Meet Syretta.

Syretta was trained as a combat medic and served two tours in Iraq. But in civilian life, a series of misfortunes left her jobless and homeless. After attending a job fair at Goodwill San Antonio’s Veterans Resource and Career Center, funded in part by your donations, Syretta was offered a full-time job with Goodwill’s Business Services.

Michael Success Story
Meet Michael.

After being laid off from the oil fields, Michael struggled to provide for his two young sons. With financial assistance funded in part by your donations, he enrolled in Commercial Driver License Program at Goodwill’s Good Careers Academy. Michael graduated at the top of his class and is now providing a secure future for his family.

A Skilled Workforce Elevating Robust Businesses and Enhancing a Thriving Community.

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