Hundreds line up for holiday gift card

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Hundreds of people lined up outside the Meeting Street Piggly Wiggly early Monday waiting for a $50 gift card.

The Star Gospel Mission began handing out the cards at 7:30 a.m. at 474 Meeting Street.  They ran out of cards a little after 8:30 a.m.

The $50 gift cards can be used at any Piggly Wiggly store to buy food only.

To be eligible, you had to be at least 30 years old and bring a valid picture ID and your social security card.

Copyright 2012 WCSC.  All rights reserved.