Chicagoans spread kindness before the holidays

December 21, 2012 (CHICAGO)

37th Ward Alderman Emma Mitts hosted her annual holiday toy giveaway at La Follette Park.

Children had the chance to pick out a present donated by neighborhood businesses and community groups. Organizers expected to help more than 600 families.

Chef Alan Lake cooked up a holiday feast for 200 people living at the Salvation Army's Harbor Light Center.

A community dinner will be served Christmas Day and the Salvation Army will deliver food to the homeless.

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