Established in 1902, Goodwill Industries of San Joaquin Valley is a nonprofit agency that provides job training and placement services to assist people with employment barriers to become self-sufficient. The agency serves people with disabilities. Its programs and services are funded primarily through its business operations, including more than 10 retail stores, salvage operations and service contracts with government. Its retail stores sell a variety of products, including women s and men s apparel, shoes, housewares, accessories and furniture. The agency conducts training program that assists individuals in the development of skills that prepare them for various positions, such as school custodians, hospital housekeeping, bank tellers, administrative assistants, retail clerks and government contract workers. Goodwill Industries of San Joaquin Valley is located in Stockton, Calif.