Ohio Valley Goodwill was delighted to host a formal Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration for its brand New Hamilton store on Friday, January 18th! The Grand Opening Celebration welcomed dozens of eager shoppers as well as local dignitaries for the official Ribbon-Cutting ceremony at 11 am. Located at 1555 Main Street, the 12,000 square foot opened unofficially on December 27th to a warm welcome from the Hamilton community.
The official Grand Opening Celebration offered excited shoppers free refreshments and drawings for gift certificates every 30 minutes. Skyline Chili also provided gift certificates for hungry shoppers throughout the event.
A formal Ribbon-Cutting ceremony was held at 11 am and welcomed Dan Bates, President and CEO of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce, Mike Ionna, Senior Planner from the City of Hamilton, as well as many other city representatives along with President and CEO, Joe Byrum, Operations Director, Jeff Eastham and a host of other Goodwill team members. Our most sincere thanks to all of the members of the Hamilton and Butler County community who were able to attend and support the Grand Opening Celebration event.
Butler DD team members also participated in the Grand Opening festivities. Ohio Valley Goodwill has been a long-time partner with Butler DD providing employment and training services to citizens with disabilities in the county.
The popular new store offers a wonderful shopping experience for local residents and interested visitors as well as a convenient drive thru donation center. Regular store hours are 9:30 am until 9 pm Monday through Saturday and 10 am until 6 pm on Sunday and Donation Center hours will be the same.
As loyal Goodwill shoppers know, it’s not only a treat to enjoy the low bargain prices at Goodwill, it’s also fun to see the new fashion finds that arrive every day at our store locations. Today’s Grand Opening featured everything from designer looks, to Valentine’s inspired fashion to furniture pieces to the delight of enthusiastic shoppers. With an ever-changing inventory, Hamilton shoppers will discover something new every time they shop. For directions to the new Hamilton store, visit http://www.goodwillbargains.com
To see the Facebook Live video from this morning’s festivities, visit www.facebook.com/cincigoodwill.