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Operation: Secret Santa provides gifts to more than 3,000 area kids

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Dec 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-24 16:20:08-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Hundreds of families got a Christmas surprise thanks to a local grassroots organization.

It's called Operation: Secret Santa. People can nominate anyone in need of Christmas magic, regardless of income. Then, the organization goes out to handpick toys for children based on the information given.

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This year, they were able to deliver hot meals to families as well.

Thanks to the support from local businesses, Operation: Secret Santa tells us they were able to make deliveries to almost 800 families and over 3,000 kids.

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