SAVANNAH —In recognition of Goodwill Week, Goodwill of the Coastal Empire plans to provide 10 job fairs open to the public throughout the region.
The Richmond Hill fair will be at 10 a.m. May 7 at 9701 Ford Ave., suite 1. Fairs across the area will run from May 6-9.
Fair attendees will learn about Goodwill training resources and job opportunities within their community. Employers in attendance will share information about their organizations and offering employment opportunities to qualified job seekers.
Various industries will be represented, including hospitality, retail, aerospace and manufacturing. It is recommended that job seekers bring resumes and dress professionally.
“Goodwill Job Connection Centers provide resources, technology and support services designed to help job seekers secure and maintain employment,” said Brenda Pollen, vice president of Mission Services. “In 2013, Goodwill served 19,518 and placed 1,672 in employment throughout the region. Our recent expansion to new locations enables us to provide additional services throughout our region.”
In Richmond Hill, Goodwill provided 1,504 services and placed 34 people into employment.
For more information, go to goodwillsavannah.org or call 912-354-6611.