Goodwill to get $1.7 million grant

By: Kelsey Barlow Email
By: Kelsey Barlow Email
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Goodwill's new Career Campus will be located on Fury's Ferry Road. (July 28, 2009 WRDW-TV)

August 25, 2009

AUGUSTA, Ga.---Goodwill Industries will be getting a 1.7 million dollar grant to help convert part of a shopping center on Fury's Ferry and Washington Road into a Goodwill Career Campus.

Goodwill Vice President Wayne Thornley says they will build a new retail store, donation drop off center, and a job connection center. He says that job connection is expected to place about 500 people in jobs next year. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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