Advertisement

Hoosick Falls kid delivers thousands of letters to Santa for Make-A-Wish

Brooke Selby & WNYT Staff
Updated: December 07, 2019 04:03 PM
Created: December 06, 2019 06:56 PM

COLONIE - For the last four years, 12-year-old Luke Hoag of Hoosick Falls has made it his mission to give back in a big way.

That's because he was the recipient of a Make-a-Wish trip to Disney World when he was 3 - after being diagnosed with cancer before he was 2.

Advertisement

Luke is hoping to do the same for other kids by encouraging people to write letters to Santa.

Two school buses delivered 80,000+ letters to the Colonie Center Macy's on Friday – which will be mailed to Santa.

For each letter, Macy's donates $2 to the Northeast Chapter of Make-a-Wish.

Hear from Luke about why the cause is so important to him, by watching the video of Brooke Selby's story.


Copyright 2019 - WNYT-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Comment on Facebook
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Four shot, one dead in Albany

Deputies investigate crash in Washington County

Tiz the Law wins Travers, likely Kentucky Derby favorite in September

Trump allows some unemployment pay, defers payroll tax

Cohoes police investigating shots fired on Manor Ave

Advertisement