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Goodwill offers education for Vets

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Goodwill Southern Rivers is hosting an event to inform all military personnel what local educational opportunities are available for them, from
11:00 until 1:00PM today, at 2015 North Slappey Blvd. 

This outreach is part of Goodwill's effort to celebrate veterans throughout the month of November.

Representatives have been invited from area higher education institutions for a Q&A panel, and and lunch will be provided.

Goodwill's Bridgette Outten says their mission is to "help individuals with disabilities or disadvantages here in our community to secure sustainable employment through education, training, work experience and career placement services."

All of these programs, including job fairs, are made possible through your donations of gently used clothing and household goods that are sold at Goodwill Retail Stores. 

For more information visit www.goodwillsr.org.



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