In the fast moving world, where commercial malls and shopping plazas are mushrooming across cities offering an array of international brands, a small shop in Hyderabad allows poor to indulge in a shopping spree for free.
The shop name ‘Goodwill Store’ is set up in a garage in Ayodhya Nagar area, the poor can walk into the store pick any thing and walk out with without having to pay a single penny. The store offers an array of items which include clothes, stationery supplies, footwear and utensils among other things, which are received as donations from people.
A first time customer, Saraswathi, said that she was satisfied as she could get clothes for her entire family.
Each person is allowed to pick up three sets of clothes per visit and can return every three months for fresh items.