Elder Beerman and Goodwill hosted their annual Stuff the Truck event Saturday.
A Goodwill truck was parked behind the department store and there was one goal in mind; to stuff the truck with all sorts of things.
"We do this twice a year and it is great to see such participation for all of the customers. They get their merchandise, they use their coupon and they know all about the event," Annie Wolfer, Store Manager.
Elder-Beerman in Zanesville and the Goodwill are teaming up for the "Goodwill Sale."
Elder-Beerman Store Manager Annie Wolfer says the partnership began in 1994, and together, with the help of customers, they have donated nearly 54 million items to Goodwill. Over the years, the campaign has expanded to include 278 Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. The purpose of the "Goodwill Sale" is twofold.
"Right now it's such an important time to help out people and what...
A local retailer is asking the community to donate items for a good cause.
As a part of a national effort, Elder Beerman in Zanesville and the Goodwill are teaming up for the "Goodwill Sale." The campaign began in 1994 as a way to help put people back to work and to also generate revenue for the organization.
There's also an incentive for donating.
"We give customers coupons, and on Wednesday and Saturday is double coupon day for every single item they...
Elder-Beerman is taking part in a national campaign to make sure people in need are taken care of.
The "Goodwill Sale" kicks off Wednesday and will continue through September 29th. It's asking the public to donate gently used clothes, furniture, and other household items. Drop off boxes will be located at the Goodwill store on Maple Avenue and the Elder-Beerman store at the Colony Square Mall.
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Saturday is the first "Stuff The Truck" event for the Elder Beerman located in the Colony Square Mall. The goal is to have customers fill a Goodwill truck with clean, gently used clothing and household textiles. Store manager at Elder Beerman, Annie Wolfer, says Goodwill is thrilled for the event.
"They are very excited, it has been such a wonderful experience to have so many people...