A local thrift store is holding a Stuff the Truck event to benefit children of veterans.
Epic Thrift is accepting donations of gently used household goods and clothing items at its North Las Vegas store at 1435 West Craig Road through Veterans Day. The store is trying to collect more than 11,111 pounds of donated items.
All the items donated to the store will benefit the nonprofit Children of Veterans. According to the store, it and its supply chain partners has donated about $8,000 per month to the organization in 2013.
There are also Epic Thrift stores at 1435 West Craig Road and 3145 East Tropicana Avenue.