Shoppers take home items for free at GrowNYC Stop 'N' Swap event

Shoppers looking to save money and go green found all kinds of bargains at a swap meet held by a New York City nonprofit this

Grow NYC is looking to host swaps in every community in the city.

Grow NYC is looking to host swaps in every community in the city. (7/27/13)

WESTCHESTER SQUARE - Shoppers looking to save money and go green found all kinds of bargains at a swap meet held by a New York City nonprofit this weekend.

The GrowNYC Stop 'N' Swap event was one of a number of similar swaps across the city and the first to be held in Westchester Square.

The events encourage shoppers to bring clothing, electronics, books and other items that are in reusable condition. All items brought to the meet are given away for free.

Grow NYC is looking to host swaps in every community in the city.

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