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Thrift Shop celebrates 25th anniversary

The Dobbins Thrift Shop offers everything from baby furniture to clothing, household items to shoes and more. Consignors can set their own prices on items, and receive an 80-20 split. (U.S. Air Force photo/Kennith Green)

The Dobbins Thrift Shop offers everything from baby furniture to clothing, household items to shoes and more. Consignors can set their own prices on items, and receive an 80-20 split. (U.S. Air Force photo/Kennith Green)

DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE, Ga. -- Come join the volunteer staff members of the Dobbins Thrift Shop this week to celebrate 25 years of the shop giving back to military families on base and in the community.

The shop, which is open on Thursdays and during the Unit Training Assembly Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., is run by the Dobbins Officers Wives' Club. It has been open since November 1984 and is a non-profit organization dedicated to support local charities.

The shop has raised more than $250,000 to date and continues to raise much more.

Light refreshments will be provided to shoppers this Thursday, March 4 and Saturday, March 6.