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New Valley Rescue Mission Donation and Retail Center opens in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A new donation center for the Valley Rescue Mission is now open in Columbus.

The new Donation and Retail Center is located at 7553 N. Veterans Pkwy. The store sells gently used items donated from the public, and also created 29 new jobs in the area.

Donna Pearce, Development Director for ValleyRescue Mission, says, "A lot of blood, sweat and tears have gone intomaking this store a reality, but here we are today with it fully stocked, andwith a whole new contingent of employees with us, and we're just so excited tohave this store up and running, and to have the public here supporting themission by shopping here, and by dropping off their beautiful, gently useddonations for us."

An official grand opening celebration for the new center will be held April 16. The public is invited to attend, and to donate items.

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