Barnabas network closes retail store

| July 2, 2018

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The Barnabas Network is closing its retail home furniture and accessory store at 838 Winston St., but will hold occasional off-site warehouse sales.The non-profit will use the space to stock extra items for the people the non-profit assists.Barnabas was established in 2006. It collects gently-used furniture and home furnishings to help furnish the homes of people who are transitioning from homelessness, escaping abuse, rebuilding after fires or resettling here as refugees.The retail store was established to help support the operation."This change frees up vital space in our warehouse and will make better use of our volunteers’ time. Most importantly, this change will allow us to better serve our clients," said Derrick Sides, director for Barnabas Network.

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