Blowing many a western mind, Santa Claus was in fact Turkish. Santa, the son of a rich man, did help the poor especially children by throwing gifts of gold down the chimney and through windows.
1. Easier to transport
2. Food banks can use your money to buy in bulk which is cheaper and they get more.
3. Food banks can use your money to buy healthy items that are actually needed.
4. Its way easier for you.
Here’s a link to a more detailed story.
It’s not often that Santa gets called to fill a dying child’s wish. This Santa filled the wish and then some, he held the child as he died. Bless Santa (Eric Schmidt-Matzen) for all he did for this child and finding the courage to continue being Santa.