St. Vincent De Paul celebrates and blesses new donation center

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - St. Vincent De Paul hosted a special program on Saturday morning to celebrate the opening of their new donation center.

The St. Vincent De Paul Thrift Store and Donation Center opened on February 1, 2011, and has already served more than 3,500 customers.

Volunteers, staff, board members, and local residents gathered at 8 a.m. for a store blessing and celebration.

The Western Hills thrift store is St. Vincent De Paul's seventh location in Cincinnati. The organization is urging the community to donate gently used items such as furniture, clothing, and household items.

For more information on how to donate, go to

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