Goodwill to hold event at Sports Center where donors get prizes

Goodwill will hold a “Spring is Here, Time to Clear” donor appreciation event in April, and Shelton residents can assist the nonprofit organization during the promotion.

A Goodwill’s 32 donation stations in April, people can enter to win New York Yankees tickets with car service, Brad Paisley concert tickets at the Comcast Theatre with dinner, or Bruno Mars concert tickets at Mohegan Sun with car service and dinner.

In addition, a Goodwill donor appreciation day will take place at the Sports Center of Connecticut in Shelton on Monday, April 22 from 2 to 6 p.m.

Individuals who bring a donation that day will receive a gift card for one free activity at the Sports Center, while supplies last. There will be a limit of one gift card per family. A local radio station will be present at the event.

Nearby Goodwill stores are in Monroe, Bridgeport, Milford and Waterbury. There is a drop-off location in Shelton at the White Hills Shopping Center on Route 110.

Goodwill is a nonprofit organization that provides employment and support services to people with disabilities and other employment challenges.

This is a chance for Shelton residents to remove some of that clutter from their homes, garages and sheds while helping a worthy cause.