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ABC Sale

We look forward to hosting the 59th Annual ABC Sale on March 16, 2024

We are excited to announce that the ABC SALE will be returning on Saturday, March 16.  Every successful sale starts with a call for volunteers.  Without the support of our volunteer network, the ABC Sale would simply not be possible.  We need YOU and we value you contribution of time and talent.  No experience required – just a willingness to lend a hand and a few hours of your time. Sign up here to volunteer.

2024 Departments

  • Cooks Corner
  • Linens
  • Children’s Clothing and Toys
  • Men’s and Women’s Clothing and Accessories
  • Treasures
  • Garden
  • Bake Sale
  • Hot Dog Sale

Note, due to space, we will not be including the Furniture Department in this year’s sale.  We will be accepting fine oriental rugs, artwork, and lamps. 

Click here for 2024 Donation Guidelines

Where do the proceeds from the sale go?

All proceeds from the sale go to the Chapel of the Cross Outreach Programs in the Chapel Hill Community.  Chapel of the Cross does not keep any proceeds  – we do this for our wonderful town.

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Easter is coming so let’s tempt our shoppers with baked goods they can eat now or pop in the freezer for Easter treats.

Bake your favorite:

Breads – sweet or savory
Breakfast Bars
Cookies – all kinds and sizes
Muffins – mini or full
Cakes – full, half, mini or loaf
Pies – individual or full
Cheese straws
Homemade jams and jellies
your special homemade granolas

Drop off your baked items in the church kitchen Friday March 15 between 10 -2.
If that time is inconvenient, please let us know and we will work something out.

Don’t worry about packaging. There will be supplies for that. Volunteers will pack and price everything.

Help is always welcome on Sale Day for an hour or two. It’s fun to provide a warm welcome and hospitality to all our shoppers.


The ABC Sale is coming soon and we need your help to fill the newly expanded GARDEN, PATIO AND PLANT DEPARTMENT.

Check your attics, basements, closets, your garages and greenhouses for gently used items to donate:

Plants: Annuals, Herbs, Perennials, Succulents, Vegetable

Patio furniture
Garden hand tools
Front door decorative wreaths
Garden Signs
Plant tags
Decorative pots
Decorative vases (no floral glass vases)
Creative containers with good drainage
Wicker baskets or buckets
Wind Chimes

Drop of your donations in the church courtyard Thursday March 14 and Friday March 15th between 10 – 2:00.

An invitation to Chapel of the Cross members to Sip and Shop!
Friday, March 15, 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Get a jump on your ABC Sale shopping while enjoying the company of fellow church members. Hors d’oeuvres and a complimentary glass of wine or non-alcoholic signature ABC Saletini will be served. This party is open to members of the Chapel of the Cross only.  All sale prices will be doubled to support our parish community partners.