TORONTO, June 4 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Celebrating its 75th year providing work opportunities to
people facing barriers to employment, Goodwill opens a new
store and donation drive-thru in Etobicoke. With this new
location, 30 new jobs have been created in the community.
WHO: Dr. Ken Connelly, President and CEO of Goodwill
The Honourable Laurel Broten, Minister of Children and Youth
Services, MP Etobicoke-Lakeshore
WHEN: Tuesday, June 8th at 10:15 a.m.
WHERE: Goodwill Community Store and Donation Drive-Thru,
871 Islington Ave., in Etobicoke
Since 1935, Goodwill's mission is to create work opportunities and skills development for people facing serious barriers to employment, including persons with disabilities, youth at risk, the chronically unemployed, Aboriginal people and newcomers to Canada. Our Community Stores resell a wide variety of donated goods for reuse, the revenues from which create jobs at Goodwill, giving people much-needed paid jobs.
SOURCE GOODWILL GREATER TORONTO, CENTRAL AND EASTERN ONTARIO
For further information: For further information: Media Contact: Julia Dyck, Advisor, Communications and External Relations, Goodwill Greater Toronto, Central and Eastern Ontario, Tel: (416) 455-1959, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org