Elizabeth Bowman, an employee at the Disabled American Veterans Red Racks Thrift Store, hugged Secret Santa after receiving a $100 bill in thanks for the work she does in the thrift store. Secret Santa traveled across Independence on Thursday to spread cheer.
Elizabeth Bowman, an employee at the Disabled American Veterans Red Racks Thrift Store, hugged Secret Santa after receiving a $100 bill in thanks for the work she does in the thrift store. Secret Santa traveled across Independence on Thursday to spread cheer. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Elizabeth Bowman, an employee at the Disabled American Veterans Red Racks Thrift Store, hugged Secret Santa after receiving a $100 bill in thanks for the work she does in the thrift store. Secret Santa traveled across Independence on Thursday to spread cheer. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com

Kansas City’s Secret Santa spreads the joy of giving

December 11, 2015 08:05 AM

UPDATED December 22, 2015 05:51 PM

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