Goodwill of Alaska’s grand opening creates 40 jobs in Anchorage. Marks presence in all 50 states
ALASKA — Goodwill Industries of Alaska’s new retail store and donation center at 3838 Old Seward Highway recently celebrated its grand opening. With its opening, Goodwill now has a presence in all 50 states.
The opening of the Old Seward Highway retail store marks the first time that Goodwill’s well-known donation collection and retail services as well as employment opportunities will be available in the state.
“For the last two years, the Goodwill Job Connections program has been a resource for Anchorage residents looking for work. I’m proud of the hard work that went into Goodwill’s expansion to midtown,” said Jim Martin, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Alaska. “Its new retail location serves as a training facility for individuals with barriers to employment and also provides 32 full-time jobs with benefits.”
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