St. Roch CDC, established in 2008, has opened a thrift store, Restoration Thrift, at 2025 St. Claude Ave., at the corner of Frenchmen Street.

Donations of clothing, shoes, accessories, housewares, furniture, books and other items are needed; the proceeds support Restoration Thrift’s programs.

Restoration Thrift is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The store’s phone number is (504) 322-2643 and the website is Restoration Thrift.org. Customers can find the latest deals at facebook. com/restorationthrift.