73 kids Shop with a Cop Saturday for holiday season
CAMPBELL COUNTY, Ohio (WKRC) - 73 kids will arrive at 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning to shop with an officer for the holiday season.
The event has gone on for 21 years and has expanded greatly since the initial idea.
The first time the event ran it included 10 kids and Saturday 73 kids and 72 officers will shop together.
Additionally $1,000 worth of toys will be donated to Children's Hospital.
The event lasts until noon.
The officers want kids to feel genuine connections and friendships and want them to know there is always someone there for them.