The Community Store sets Halifax Street abuzz on Saturdays!
Housed in the Hall, the Store stocks men%u2019s, women%u2019s and some children%u2019s clothing; toys; craft goods; and bric-a-brac. A dedicated team of volunteers sorts the goods on Wednesdays and staffs the store on Saturdays.
Stock is turned over regularly%u2014any unsold items are sent on to Anglicare. Customers include bargain hunters young and old and many are regulars.
Proceeds go to support St John%u2019s parish and charities such as St John%u2019s Youth Services, The Magdalene Centre and refugees.
The Store welcomes donations of clean, good-quality items, %u2018such as you would use yourself%u2019. There is a bin outside the shop for depositing items.