The One Extra Gift campaign, initiated by Ontario resident Tom Wilson, challenges Richland County residents to buy one extra gift to donate to a child in need this holiday season.
In a video on YouTube and Facebook that has gone viral, Wilson urges the local community to give back by asking them to help kids in need. "Our kids are going to sit for half an hour unwrapping presents, mine did it. These kids, some, don't have anything or very little."Read the Entire Article
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