Goodwill Expands In Anne Arundel County
Glen Burnie Grand Opening on July 27th
GLEN BURNIE, Md., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Goodwill is opening its sixth store in Anne Arundel County on Friday July 27th at 9 a.m. with a grand opening celebration to mark the occasion.
The newest Goodwill store is located at 7311 A Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie, MD. The location will create 13 new jobs in Anne Arundel County, including local residents. By donating and shopping at Goodwill consumers help fund job training and placement programs for those with disabilities or other disadvantaging conditions.
To celebrate the opening, Goodwill will be having a ribbon cutting, raffle, as well as our everyday great prices and selection. Customers can enter to win a flat screen television or Kindle Fire during the Grand Opening weekend.
For 93 years, Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. has helped others help themselves. Goodwill has collected reusable items for resale in its retail stores, trained people for work and living skills, and instilled dignity and purpose in countless peoples' lives.
Today, Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc., employs more than 600 individuals, operates 27 retail stores, 9 career development sites, and provides a variety of commercial services at several locations. Most importantly, Goodwill annually provides services to more than 20,000 people in need of assistance because of physical, mental, or other social barriers, and places approximately 2,300 in jobs giving them "Not a charity, but a chance."
For more information on the new location, please call 410-863-5983.
For more information on Goodwill, please call 410-837-1800, visit www.goodwillches.org or join us on Facebook/bmoregoodwill
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
Director of Marketing
410-837-1800 ext 175
SOURCE Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.