Just Between Friends' Waukesha County sale will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 through Saturday, Oct. 19 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20 at the Waukesha Expo Center, 1000 Northview Rd, Waukesha. Admission to Thursday's sale is $3; other days admission is free.
JBF events offer "gently used" and "new" children's clothing in sizes 0 to 18, maternity clothes in sizes XS to plus, shoes in sizes infant to 3, as well as toys, board and electronic games, DVDs, and books. All clothing items and shoes are inspected before the event for current fashion, stains, and tears. Items will be organized like a children's store, where everything is divided by gender, size, category, and brand name. Each event features new and different items.
"Every family is feeling the economic pinch at this time and the service Just Between Friends sales bring to the community is extremely valuable," said Ammie Maltz, organizer of the JBF Germantown sale. "Our purpose is two-fold: to offer opportunities for families to purchase gently used clothes and toys for their children at very reasonable prices, and to offer families the opportunity to sell their used items in a carefully managed atmosphere and make a few dollars doing so."
"JBF sales are great opportunities for families to purchase a new wardrobe for their children and fill toy boxes," said Stephanie Suring, organizer of the Waukesha County sale. "Typical sales offer a wide range of items for moms-to-be, new mothers, and families of all ages and sizes."
Consignors utilize an exclusive, free barcode tagging system to tag items, keep track daily sales, and manage an accurate, itemized list of any unsold, fashionable, and desirable items that are then donated on behalf of JBF and the consignors to organizations, including the Salvation Army, for area families in need.
Just Between Friends serves more than 260,000 American families in 22 states andprovides an opportunity for families to recycle their kids' clothing and toys. Wisconsin currently offers six JBF sales events with each independently operated.
For more information on an upcoming sale, visit www.jbfsale.com.
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