Goodwill Expands In Baltimore County

Apr 24, 2012, 17:06 ET from Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.

Phoenix Grand Opening on April 26th

BALTIMORE, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Goodwill is opening its sixth store in Baltimore County on Thursday April 26th with a grand opening celebration to mark the occasion. 

The newest Goodwill store is located at 3433 Sweet Air Road in Phoenix, MD. The location will create 13 new jobs in Baltimore County including many 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.

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 26 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 410-628-1562.

For more information on Goodwill, please call 410-837-1800 or log onto

SOURCE Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.