The store has chosen to pair with Vietnam Veterans of America as its charitable partner.
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Crestwood gets one of Savers' first two stores in the region in the former Barnes & Noble space on Watson Road.
Savers, a for-profit retailer of secondhand clothing and home goods, is making its first strides into the region with a new store in Crestwood. The Board of Aldermen approved a request for the store to occupy the former Barnes & Noble, 9618 Watson Rd., last week. Savers will retain a 25,000-square-foot sales space, the Crestwood city clerk's office confirmed. While the store accepts donations from the general public, similar to a Salvation Army or Goodwill outlet, Savers aims to benefit non-profit organizations in the process. Agencies who pair with Savers collect community donations on the store’s behalf, and the store pays the non-profits based on the total amount of items donated. (Read more about the process on the store's website.) …