The Salvation Army to hold job fair for positions at new thrift store

DECATUR - The Salvation Army will hold a job fair for positions at its new Family Thrift Store on October 28.

The event will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at The Salvation Army Community Hall in Decatur.  Salvation Army officials say they plan to hire between 15 and 20 people to work at its new store.  The store will be located at 2901 North Water Street in Decatur, and is expected to open in December.

Interested applicants will need to bring their photo ID and their Social Security card.  Production, donation center, and cashier positions will be available.

The proceeds from the thrift store will help to provide funding for The Salvation Army Rehabilitation Center in Springfield.  If you would like to donate items to The Salvation Army, call (800) 728-7885 or visit
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