Providing Opportunities to Older Workers
Palmetto Goodwill helps seniors find work, develop new skills and build their financial security by taking advantage of the Senior Community Service Employment Program (
Do You Qualify?
Local seniors may qualify for this program is they are 55 or older, unemployed, motivated to find employment, lack skills and/or education and fall into a low income bracket.
Goodwill® proudly participates in the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), a national employment and training program funded by the U.S. Department of Labor. A $20,971,372 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor provided 90 percent of the funding for Goodwill SCSEP programs in the program year 2018. Local Goodwill entities provided the remaining 10 percent through in-kind contributions worth $2,330,152. Palmetto Goodwill received a sub-award of $1,868,898 and is contributing in-kind contributions valued at $216,633 to cover the remaining 10 percent of operational costs.