Belk stores hold spring charity sale this weekend

All Middle Georgia Belk stores will hold its Spring Charity Sale from 6-10 a.m. Saturday.

The event will benefit local charities, schools and nonprofit organizations, and last fall’s event raised more than $4 million for hundreds of organizations in the company’s 16-state market, according to a news release.

In exchange for a $5 donation, customers will receive a ticket admitting them to the sale. In addition to discounted merchandise, customers will receive $5 off their first purchase of $5 or more, the release stated.

New this year, the first 100 customers in each store will receive free Belk gift cards ranging in value from $5 to $100 and a chance to win one of three companywide $1,000 Belk gift cards.