Land of Lincoln Goodwill Receives Highest Accreditation.

Land of Lincoln Goodwill has received an accreditation from CARF International, the highest level of accreditation. CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services, enhancing the lives of persons served. Land of Lincoln Goodwill’s youth mentoring programs, vocational rehabilitation programs, organizational employment services, and governance were among the more than 900 standards audited and received accreditation until March 31, 2026.

In awarding the 3-year accreditation, CARF President/CEO Brian J. Boon, Ph.D. states, “This achievement is an indication of your organization’s dedication and commitment to improving the quality of the lives of the persons served. Services, personnel, and documentation clearly indicate an established pattern of conformance to standards. Your organization should take pride in achieving this high level of accreditation.”

In describing the organization’s demonstrated strengths, CARF commended Land of Lincoln Goodwill for their teamwork and mission focus exhibited by their leadership team. “We are extremely pleased and honored to be recognized by this industry leader in accreditation. Our team works diligently throughout the year to ensure these standards are met and exceeded, when possible,” states Ron Culves, President & CEO of Land of Lincoln Goodwill Industries, Inc.

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