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A fledgling non-profit group is opening a new store to help finance affordable homes.
Brandon Community Builders Inc. is inviting the public to the grand opening celebration of “The Store” this Saturday.
The new not-for-profit, donation-driven retail location will offer used and new merchandise in a bright, spacious location on the south side of Rolling Spokes on the corner of Sixth Street and Princess Avenue.
All funds generated by The Store will help Brandon Community Builders in its mission to assist low income families obtain affordable housing through volunteer building projects.
The Store is located at Unit 3, 215 Sixth St. The grand opening will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with the official ribbon cutting at 11:30 a.m.
A fundraising barbecue — featuring a hotdog, drink, chips and cupcake for $5 — will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.