Goodwill opening 14th donation center

Goodwill is opening a new drive-through donation center April 30 at its administrative campus, 1460 Garden of the Gods Road.

The center will be open from 7 a.m to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Donations of clothing, shoes, housewares, furniture, appliances, sporting goods, computers and electronics, books and other items are welcomed at the center. Items are tax deductible.

The donation center is the organization’s 14th attended donation facilityin southern and western Colorado. There are eight locations in Colorado Springs.

Discover Goodwill uses nearly 90 percent of all proceeds from the sale of donated goods to provide life skills and job development opportunities for individuals with disabilities and disadvantages.