VAC Thrift Store hours extended

The Voluntary Action Center, located at 343 South Wall Street in Calhoun, has announced an extension of hours for their Thrift Store and Donation Area.

According to Stacy Long, executive director of VAC, the Thrift Store and Donation Area hours are now Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Long also said that during the month of May, the VAC is holding a 50 percent off every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. They will also have a 75 percent off sale today, May 20 and Friday, May 26.

VAC offers various programs to those in need, including the Community Kitchen for free meals, the Food Pantry, rent and mortgage assistance, free training and computer lab, laundry and shower service, rent/mortgage and utility assistance, prescription and medical equipment assistance, the Thrift Store and a holiday food and toy program.

For more information, visit the VAC or call 706-629-7283. You can also visit the website