LAUDERHILL (CBSMiami) – Lauderhill firefighters played Secret Santa to a deserving family Tuesday.
In what it hopes will become an annual tradition, the Lauderhill Fire Department adopted a family for the holiday.
Firefighters surprised the Frazier family of Lauderhill with gifts on Christmas Eve.
Tangela Frazier is a single mother of six children, 4 of whom are still minors.
Recently divorced, she said she does not have the financial means to buy her children gifts for Christmas.
“Last couple Christmases, my kids haven’t had a Christmas,” Frazier said through tears after being surprised at her home.
One of her sons wrote an email to the Lauderhill Fire department asking for a little holiday cheer, not for himself, but for his sisters.
Lauderhill Fire Lt. Jason Clark called the email a “selfless act.”
“We had to spring into action and do something for this family,” Lt. Clark said.
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