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Christmas Celebration at State Supported Living Center

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Christmas came a few days early for the residents of the Corpus Christi State Supported Living Center on Thursday.

It was actually the 16th year that volunteer services of the Living Center have put on the event. It was held in the gymnasium so that everyone on the campus could attend. There were plenty of Christmas songs and trees to bring Christmas joy to the residents.

"Most of the individuals never get to go home out of here," worker Rich Martinez said. "This is their home, so this is the opportunity to give the experience we have at home."

Not only was Kiii News Anchor Katia Uriarte the mistress of ceremonies, but Kiii-TV employees bought gifts for several of the Living Center's residents.

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