Junior League Thrift Sale
The Junior League of Savannahâ€™s sixty-fifth annual Junior League Thrift Sale will be held Friday, October 5th and Saturday, October 6th, at the Savannah Civic Center. Admission is $5 on Friday and $3 on Saturday. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the Savannah Civic Centerâ€™s box office or online at www.etix.com. Children under 2 are admitted free. No strollers or carts are permitted. Items sold on Saturday are half-price. All sales are cash only. Parking is free. For more information about the event, please visit www.jrleaguesav.org.
Thrift Sale merchandise is donated by League members and supporters and varies each year. Shoppers can find appliances, electronics, childrenâ€™s clothing and toys, home and holiday decor, books, accessories, house wares, linens, furniture and more. Again this year the Sale will offer new-in-the-box merchandise and high quality items such as crystal, china, jewelry, and designer goods in the JL Boutique.
With this two day event, the League raises over $100,000 dollars, which are returned to the community through various League projects as well as training our members. The Junior Leagueâ€™s current focus area is Women and Childrenâ€™s Advocacy. The Junior League of Savannah believes that women and children deserve to be empowered through quality opportunities in order to thrive and to be contributing members of our community. These opportunities should develop the whole person socially, emotionally, physically as well as academically.
In addition, the Junior League serves the Golden Isles and South Carolina Low Country areas, and members there will work on various education-related projects.
Throughout the two-day sale, the League raises thousands of dollars, all of which is returned to the community through various League projects and the training of League members to be leaders in the community. This Leagueâ€™s focus area is women and children. Junior League of Savannahâ€™s sponsors are Belk, Publix Super Markets Charities, The Savannah Bank and Ashmore Galleries.
The Junior League of Savannah is an organization of over 1,000 women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. For information, call Junior League of Savannah Headquarters at 912-790-1002 or visit www.jrleaguesavannah.org