CHICAGO (CBS) — Hundreds of Chicago kids are getting laptops for Christmas thanks to a group known for its generosity.
This morning, Christmas in the Wards hosted a free laptop giveaway at Soldier Field.READ MORE: Video From Police Shooting That Killed Adam Toledo To Be Released On Thursday, COPA Says
There were long lines of cars and lots of volunteers to load boxes into the cars.
Even Santa Claus showed up to spread some cheer.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: More Than 3 Million Residents Fully Vaccinated, But Cases And Hospitalizations Still Up Significantly Over Past Month
Two-hundred students from 28 wards will get the computers to support remote learning.
For 24 years, Christmas in the Wards has supported students and communities in need during the holidays.MORE NEWS: Preparation Work Begins In Jackson Park Ahead Of Fall Groundbreaking For Obama Presidential Center
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