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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.

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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.


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