Goodwill Industries of Western New York, founded in 1920, is a part of Goodwill, which operates in more than 215 locations in the United States, Canada and over 20 other countries. The organization serves individuals with disabilities and provides job training, employment services and educational opportunities. In addition, Goodwill Industries of Western New York offers job placement and post-employment support services. The organization supports a workforce readiness training program that focuses on career development, job search, placement and employment retention skills. Goodwill Industries of Western New York operates a technology training center that offers an information technology training program for individuals with disabilities. It also operates several stores that provide a range of new and pre-owned goods, including apparel, toys, furniture and household items. Goodwill Industries of Western New York is located in Buffalo, N.Y.