Annual bargain sale that gives back to local non-profits celebrating 30th anniversary

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If you like to bargain shop, there’s a local sale now in its 30th year is still going strong and continuing to give back.

The 2020 Attic Trash & Treasure Sale organized by the Inner Wheel Club of Baton Rouge will take place March 6, 7 and 8 at the former Royal Furniture Building, located at 1900 Main Street, near the corner of North 19th Street in Baton Rouge.

The 30th Anniversary Sale is chaired by Kema Bueche, Kay Nelson, Becky Smith and Nikki Spencer and will take place Friday, March 6 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm; Saturday, March 7 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm; and Sunday, March 8 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. 

“We are thrilled to celebrate 30 years of making a difference in Greater Baton Rouge, “said Inner Wheel President Chris Jackson.  “It is only through the loyal support of our volunteers, donors and sale attendees that we can impact the lives of thousands in the community through our donations to well-deserving charities annually.”

St. Vincent de Paul Baton Rouge will serve as this year’s primary charitable beneficiary. Other nonprofit organizations receiving funds include the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency (LOPA), Hospice of Baton Rouge, Salvation Army, Thrive Academy Foundation, Life of a Single Mom, McMains Children’s Developmental Center, Grief Recovery Center, Children’s Advocacy Center and Uplifted Women’s Center.

Since their first sale in 1990, the Inner Wheel Club of Baton Rouge has generated nearly $2.5 million for local charities.  In 2019, the sale raised over $225,000.  Sale items come from individual donations from the community. 

Everything is half price on Sunday. Admission is free and credit cards are accepted. 

For additional information, visit innerwheelbr.org.

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