The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a groundbreaking for the new Goodwill Industries Retail store. The store will be located on Hwy. 61 (across from Sunbrook Academy at Bay Springs, near Bay Springs Drive) in Villa Rica.
Goodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers Inc. (GoodwillSR) is one of 164 independent, community-based Goodwill nonprofits across the United States and Canada. Headquartered in Columbus, Ga., GoodwillSR serves 50 counties in west Georgia and east Alabama with free services such as job coaching, money management and skills classes to facilitate job placement and advancement. These programs are made possible through the donation of gently used clothing and household goods that are sold at Goodwill Retail Stores in Georgia and Alabama. For more information, please contact the Goodwill Career Center at (678) 839-5923 or visit their website at www.goodwillsr.org.