Lynchburg's Kidz Kraze consignment event receiving thousands of donations

LYNCHBURG (WSLS 10) - An event aimed at helping the Lynchburg community is underway.

Hundreds of families dropped off goods for the Kidz Kraze consignment event on Thursday.

Not only does the upcoming week-long event allow families to clean out their homes and make some cash, it also benefits local students.

Sponsors can sign up to help local children in need through the Kidz Care program.

Organizers said there are also special events throughout the week which benefit the local food pantry, the Teddy Bear Brigade and the Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center.

The consignment event starts this Saturday April 16 and runs through the 23rd.