A new store on Grace Avenue wants to be a helping hand to the community.
Helping Hands Community Store and Outreach Services, at 1877 Grace Ave., will hold its grand opening from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. There will be speakers on cancer awareness and depression in children. There will be singing, praise dancing, free food, fun, school supplies and door prizes. Messages against violence will also be delivered.
Veronica Mills Ealey partnered with Marie Simon, who is from Haiti. The two met as students at the University of South Carolina at Lancaster.