For Immediate Release
Washington, D.C. - Pepco and Goodwill
of Greater Washington welcome the summer sun with a major trunk show at the
Pepco Edison Place Gallery. The retail pop-up will operate from 11 a.m. to 7
p.m. today and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. - 3 p.m. The store will be filled with
the finest Goodwill summer apparel as well as a selection of seasonal
accessories. All merchandise being sold has been donated to Goodwill and culled
from the Washington, DC area stores. To remain true to the mission of the Pepco
Edison Place Gallery, the space will also be decorated with historical images
commemorating Goodwill's 80th anniversary in our nation's capital.
"We're thrilled to have Goodwill back
for a return engagement," said Debbi Jarvis, Pepco Holdings vice president,
corporate citizenship and social responsibility. "Goodwill has the knack
for transforming our 4,000 sq. ft. art gallery space we've dedicated to help
our many nonprofit partners. This is also a wonderful example of how
collaboration wins because our employees get a chance to assist Goodwill as
"We have had tremendous success hosting pop
up shops at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery in the past and are grateful for
Pepco's ongoing commitment to serving our community by donating space that will
generate revenue to fund our programs and services," said Brendan Hurley,
Goodwill of Greater Washington Chief Marketing Officer.
information on the pop-up shop, visit www.dcgoodwill.org or find Goodwill of
Greater Washington on Facebook or Twitter.
The Pepco Edison
Place Gallery is located at 702 8th St NW, Washington, DC, 20068. The regular
hours for the Pepco Edison Place Gallery are Tuesday-Friday from Noon-4pm with
Goodwill of Greater Washington transforms lives and
communities through the power of education and employment. We fund that mission
through the resale of donated goods at our DC area retail stores and online.