'Secret Santas' spread cheer in US

Anonymous donors help provide the disadvantaged with the means for a happy Christmas.

     

    Some US citizens affected by the country's financial crisis are having a difficult time celebrating Christmas without spending beyond their budgets.

    But a few of them have already been paid a visit by so-called "secret Santas", who have been paying off the balance on unsuspecting shoppers' Christmas presents.

    Al Jazeera's Roger Wilkison reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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