Second Goodwill Location Now Open in Stamford
Goodwill Opens Second Store and Donation Station in Stamford
New location compliments original store with convenient drive-thru, ample parking and larger sales floor
STAMFORD, CT (February 25, 2017) – Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut has opened a second retail store and donation station in Stamford, Connecticut. With more than 11,300 square-feet of retail space, the new store located at 587 Elm Street offers a wide variety of unique finds including apparel for the family, home décor, electronics, furniture and more. In addition, donors will appreciate this Stamford location’s covered drive-thru donation station making donating hassle-free with attendants on hand to help unload donations from vehicles and provide donors with a tax receipt for their contribution.
“Stamford has been a wonderful supporter of Goodwill, and we’re thrilled to be able to open this second location in the city,” said Vickie Volpano, President and CEO, Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut. “We’re determined to helping Connecticut residents achieve greater self-sufficiency and independence through job training and other support services. This second location in Stamford aids that mission, employing more than 65 people from the community.”
The new Stamford location also marks the 20th Goodwill store to open in western and northern Connecticut.When customers shop at Goodwill, they’re not the only one who gets a great deal. Last year, sales from Goodwill stores in western and northern Connecticut helped to fund employment training, job placement services, youth mentoring and more to more than 23,000 people.