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Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 12:00 am | Updated: 7:31 am, Mon May 23, 2011.

UPtown Thrift, designed to help the homeless and others in need, is undergoing major financial troubles, office manager Verna Langsta said.

The shop, located on Sacramento Street between Pine and Oak streets, has a cash flow so low they are having trouble paying the building lease and utilities, Langsta said. She is asking the community to make purchases at the nonprofit thrift shop in order to keep things afloat.

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  • Doug Chaney posted at 9:05 am on Tue, May 24, 2011.

    Doug Chaney Posts: 1232

    I urge anyone that needs very reasonably priced, quality clothing, household items and furniture, among various other items, to shop Uptown Thrift and experience the amazing group that make this much needed Community/Unity Project function and provide services to those in the Lodi community that need it the most. Please donate charitably to this non-deminational group if you possibly can.

     
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