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Children Shop For Christmas With Local Heroes

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SHIAWASSEE COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) - In just two weeks, Christmas will be here, and it turns out Santa will not be the only one brightening up the holiday for some local kids.

Law enforcement from Shiawassee County made a list and checked it twice for some kids in need.

On Wednesday 50 "nice" children will have thereselves a Merry little Christmas as they shop with a local hero. The annual "Shop with a Hero" event pairs underprivileged children with local law enforcement to shop for holiday gifts for themselves and their families.

Fifty children will each receive $50 gift cards for the shopping experience and enjoy a pizza party.

Shop with a Hero takes place Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Corunna Meijer.

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