December 20, 2023
The Hartford Goodwill Store & Donation Center opened its doors for shoppers and donors on December 20, 2023.
Goodwill opens store and donation center in Washington County, Wisconsin located at 1201 Bell Avenue in the City of Hartford.
Visit or donate to the Hartford Goodwill Store & Donation Center during normal business hours of Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Conveniently located east of downtown Hartford within the Hartford Plaza, the more than 17,700-square-foot store and donation center features an accessible donation drop off area at the west end of the strip mall and a modern, welcoming design with a warm color palette incorporated through fixtures and wood grain elements.
“We are invested in our new community and are proud to support the revitalization of the Hartford Plaza and contribute to the growth of the area’s economy and retail business sector,” said Dan Michael, vice president, retail stores and donation centers at Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago. “Our commitment extends beyond providing an exceptional shopping and donating experience, and we look forward to supporting Hartford’s growing community through meaningful work and essential job readiness training, placement and support services.”
Enjoy an exceptional shopping and donating experience in the revitalized Hartford Plaza area.
Goodwill Store & Donation Centers offer a wide range of donated items stocked daily at affordable prices offering shoppers a sustainable way to give items a second life while giving back to their local communities. With the help of shoppers and donors, in 2022 Goodwill kept more than 156 million pounds of clothing and household items out of the landfill.
Revenue generated by Goodwill Store & Donation Center purchases and donations directly supports workforce development programs and services to help people build career readiness skills, find employment and connect with employers in their local community.
"Whether looking for a thrifted treasure or making a donation, the Hartford community is supporting Goodwill's mission - Connecting people to work. Preparing people for life. - while contributing to a more sustainable future," said Michael. "We look forward meeting our neighbors and demonstrating the heart of Goodwill within our new community."
The opening of the Hartford Goodwill Store & Donation Center supports approximately 46 new jobs in the community. Community members interested in joining Goodwill can apply online at goodwillsewcareers.com.
In 2022, Goodwill supported people in Washington County in improving their lives through employment, programs and services. Goodwill Cares Community Assistance program also helped community members in need of emergency assistance obtain much needed clothing and household items from Goodwill Store & Donation Centers.
Goodwill is a workforce development nonprofit that provides job training, employment and supportive services across 23 counties within southeastern Wisconsin and metropolitan Chicago. In 2022, Goodwill served more than 43,000 people across southeastern Wisconsin and metropolitan Chicago and connected people to more than 3,800 jobs.
Support Goodwill’s mission by donating new and gently used home goods and clothing to your local Goodwill Store & Donation Center, shopping at Goodwill in-person or online, or by making a financial contribution at goodwillsew.com/how-you-can-help.
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