Goodwill grand opening

Goodwill of South Mississippi is expanding with a new store in Hardy Court Shopping Center in Gulfport, making this their 14th store in South Mississippi.
Today was the official grand opening of the 12,000 square foot super store and to celebrate they held a ribbon cutting ceremony. The store offers clothing for all ages and sizes and even includes furniture and household goods.
Val Ward with Goodwill of South Mississippi tells News 25 by opening more stores it helps the workforce development grow. “It’s great because of the fact that we’re growing our workforce development program which in turn is going to help the communities that we actually have stores in. You know, our mission is to eliminate, our vision is to eliminate poverty in South Mississippi. Our mission in the communities and stuff help drive us to that point.”
Goodwill of South Mississippi will be opening another store at the Edgewater Village location in Biloxi.

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