The Goodwill Industries Eastlake retail store and donation center will open at its new location on Friday, August 25 at 9am. The new store will be located at 30040 Lakeshore Blvd. in Willowick in the Shoregate Town Center shopping plaza with Giant Eagle. The new location is just 1.4 miles from the previous site.
The new location boasts expanded retail space filled with newly stocked donated clothing, housewares, shoes and more!
“This new store is our largest retail store in our region,” commented Vice President of Marketing and Development
, Maureen Ater. “Customers will be blown away by the size of the store and the variety of products they can find. Expansions like this of our retail business provide much needed funds to help us expand our impact for our mission.”
A ribbon cutting ceremony will open the store at 9am on August 25 with the first 100 customers receiving a free prize (no purchase necessary). Along with live radio station remote broadcasts with 96.5 KISS-FM and 95.5 The Fish.
Sales generated from this, and other area stores, help fund 28 different local outreach programs. The local Goodwill Industries provides job training and placement for people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, family strengthening programs, rape crisis services and more. Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio, which operates this store, serves 10 counties throughout Ohio and West Virginia.