Ribbon-Cutting for New Job Center in West El Paso

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August 24, 2016

(El Paso, TX) August 24, 2016 – Workforce Solutions Borderplex (WSB) and Goodwill Industries of El Paso, have partnered to open a third Job Link Site in far West El Paso at The Paseo Del Norte Plaza 6351 South Desert, El Paso, Texas 79932. This Friday, August 26, WSB, Goodwill Industries of El Paso, along with State Representative Joe Moody and the El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the new job link site. 

The Job Link, a community resource center for individuals seeking employment, is part of Goodwill’s newest retail store with a focus on its mission: creating job opportunities in different industries for people with barriers to employment.

“This store and partnership with Workforce Solutions Borderplex is all about our mission: to connect job seekers with jobs. Our retail stores fund our job training programs to help people find employment. This is all made possible through the support of the community,” said Melinda Jordan, Interim President & CEO for Goodwill Industries.

“Our new partnership with Goodwill Industries allows us to co-locate in strategic locations across the region to provide greater, more convenient access to employment resources and support services for jobseekers,” said Joyce Wilson, CEO for WSB.

The Center’s hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 8:00a.m. -5:00p.m. WSB will offer basic career services that will include access to jobs in WorkinTexas.com, printing and faxing usage as well as staff ready to assist with job preparedness.

To reach the New Job Link Site, customers can call (915) 887-2600 or visit Borderplexjobs.com for more information.

About Goodwill Industries of El Paso: Goodwill Industries of El Paso, Inc. serves Far West Texas and Southern New Mexico. We believe in helping people improve their quality of life through economic development. Our mission is to provide training, skills, and services for people with barriers to employment. Everything we do is geared toward helping people succeed in their career path. We provide employment, job assistance, and career oriented training.

Contact: Nickole Rodriguez, Chief Operations Officer

Goodwill Industries of El Paso, Inc.