For Immediate Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 22, 2016) -Pepco is partnering with Goodwill to host the Goodwill
Annual Summer Trunk Show in the Pepco Edison Place Gallery on Aug. 25 - Aug. 26.
The public is invited to attend on both days from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The charity event will feature a hand-picked selection
of seasonal clothing and accessories from Goodwill's retail stores for
Proceeds from the two day event will benefit
Goodwill's workforce development initiatives which provide training and
resources for local residents seeking to develop and enhance their skills to
meet current and future employment requirements.
Pepco has supported and partnered with the Goodwill
for the past four years for this event and remains committed to supporting the
communities it serves. Last year's event generated more than $5,000 dollars for
"We appreciate the work that Goodwill does in the
community and we're happy to support a cause that adheres to our values of
contributing to the communities we serve," said Donna Cooper, Pepco President.
"We encourage the expansion and implementation of workforce development programs
that help to prepare our community for career opportunities."
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery is Pepco's dedicated community
space and is available to nonprofit organizations doing business in our service
territory. The venue is open with free admission Tuesday through Friday and is
located at 702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, D.C.
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