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Lowcountry families celebrate Christmas at The Citadel

Volunteers prepare food for the event at The Citadel. (Source: Aaron Maybin/Live 5 News) Volunteers prepare food for the event at The Citadel. (Source: Aaron Maybin/Live 5 News)
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

Many will celebrate Christmas in their homes Monday, but those who are less fortunate have a chance to celebrate at The Citadel. 

Hundreds of volunteers from the tri-county area are gathering at Johnson-Hagood Stadium Monday to bring Christmas to families in the area who could use a little more cheer. 

The sixth annual celebration includes worship as well as services such as haircuts, bicycle giveaways, a meal, groceries, coats and blankets. 

The event is free and also includes games and entertainment. It begins at 1 p.m. Monday and continues until 4 p.m.

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