BALTIMORE, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, will be opening a new retail store and donation center on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 9 a.m. The new store is located at 1103 Annapolis Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. It is Goodwill's 31st retail location.
The new store will be open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.
To celebrate the opening, the new Goodwill store will have a ribbon cutting ceremony, a raffle and will feature the everyday great prices and selection customers know. During the Grand Opening Weekend (Thursday, June 1st through Sunday, June 4th), customers can also enter to win a flat screen television, Kindle Fire or Goodwill Gift Card.
This is the 7th retail store Goodwill has in Anne Arundel County and will create 17 new jobs in the community. Area residents will also be able to donate unwanted clothing and household items at the location. In addition to 28 retail stores, Goodwill operates 3 outlets.
"Our retail stores fund our job training and placement programs and this is all made possible through the support of the community. Each store we open allows us to continue our mission of helping those in the community find jobs," said Lisa Rusyniak, President and CEO of Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. "We're very excited to open a new location in Anne Arundel County and appreciate our many loyal shoppers and donors."
By donating and shopping at Goodwill, consumers help fund job training and placement programs for those with disabilities or other disadvantaging conditions. For more information, visit goodwillches.org or find us on Facebook at Facebook.com/BmoreGoodwill.
About Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake:
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. provides job training, job placement and other human services for people who are unemployed or face other challenges to employment, including people with significant disabilities. Last year, Goodwill placed 3,081 individuals into jobs. Revenue generated from the sale of donated goods helps fund these programs. For more information on Goodwill, please visit goodwillches.org or Facebook at Facebook.com/BmoreGoodwill.
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.
410-837-1800 ext. 175
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