Child receives prosthetic limb for Christmas - New York News

Child receives prosthetic limb for Christmas

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While other kids unwrapped sought after toys on Christmas morning... the one thing little Christopher wanted, many of us take for granted

Six year old Christopher Kiezek received a gift box containing a prosthetic limb.

He was born without part of his left arm and for years has wished for one but his family couldn't afford it and their insurance did not cover it.

MyFoxNY made his story known to the public several weeks ago and Fox 5 viewers took over from there.

A fundraising campaign collected more than $60,000 in donations, allowing Santa to make this boy and his family's spirits bright just in time for Christmas morning.

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