Everything will be half price Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the St. Vincent dePaul Society Thrift Store, 424 E. Jackson St., no exceptions, and no limit on purchases.
Merchandise in the store includes clothing and shoes for men, women, and children of all ages and all sizes, housewares, knick knacks, jewelry, fashion accessories, books, DVDs, VHS movies, and more. All items have been donated by individuals, businesses, and churches and are priced low to assist those in need.
Photos of furniture items available for purchase at the Society's warehouse, 628 Hodell St., are also posted. The warehouse is open to the public the first Saturdays of each month, 9-11 a.m. or by appointment by calling 317-395-7027. Donations are accepted only at the warehouse during these Saturdays or by appointment.
All profits are used to assist residents with tangible assistance on a person-to-person basis. The aid may involve intervention, consultation, and oftentimes include direct dollar and in-kind service.
SVdP of Shelby County was established in March 2018 as part of a larger international Society of St. Vincent dePaul. The local Society welcomes new volunteers. The group meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month, 6:30-7:30 p.m., in the St. Vincent dePaul Catholic Church parish hall, 4218 E. Michigan Rd., Shelbyville.
Additional information is posted on social media through the website, www.svdpshelbycounty.org and on Facebook as Society of St. Vincent dePaul Society Shelby IN.