St. Francis Thrift Shop on Hilton Head Island announced $185,000 in grants to 30 local charities at its annual reception.
Among the recipients were The Deep Well Project, Treat the Troops, Hilton Head Heroes, Volunteers in Medicine, PEP, Hospice Care of the Lowcountry, Backpack Buddies, Operation R&R, the Pregnancy Center and the Hilton Head Island Boys & Girls Club, according to the thrift shop.
St. Francis Thrift Shop reports that it has donated more that $1.2 million to local charities in its 11 years of operations. The money comes from donations and purchases at the shop.
To volunteer at the shop or for more information, go to www.stfrancisthriftshop.org.