Freebees Free Store is set to open its door in Bancroft.

Operations Manager Solataire Robinson says it will offer household items, like clothes, appliances, and bedding, to everyone in the community free of charge. Robinson says there is a need for this type of free store in the area.

There is no exact date when the store will open at 3 Hastings Street North, but Robinson says it will definitely be before the end of the month. Robinson also says there are plans to expand in the future.

Robinson says the store will be working to raise money both before and after it opens its doors. Click here to find out more.