Point salon offering free haircuts to those in need

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Fringe Salon in Point Pleasant, W.Va., will be offering free haircuts to those who cannot afford one this holiday season. The free event will take place from 2-6 p.m., this Saturday, Dec. 17.

The event is for those who are unemployed, homeless, or have just fallen on hard times and cannot afford a haircut at this time.

“We are always looking for ways to interact and give back to the local community,” salon owner and stylist Nellie Burns said. “A lot of local people have fell on some type of hardship, and just cant afford a haircut. A lot of people are without jobs this holiday season and are looking for employment, and going and looking like a professional can help them secure a job.”

Fringe Salon is located at 424 Viand Street in Point Pleasant, clients can enter through the front entrance at 424 Main Street, through Main Street Consignment.

The number for the salon is 304-857-6530, or find them on Facebook, or visit www.fringesalonpoint.com. There will be free coffee and cookies the day of the event. It is recommended those who are interested call in advance and schedule a spot, as they are expected to fill up fast.