Some Quad City cops and firefighters are helping kids learn the meaning of the holiday season.
Rock Island Police and Fire Department teamed with the Rock Island-Milan School District to go shopping for holiday gifts with local kids at the Moline Wal-Mart. The program allows kids to not only shop for gifts, but to get to know the officers and firefighters.
"Generally when they are shopping they are asking them questions about their careers, which is the most positive thing we can see in our young people," said Sgt. Dy Robinson of Rock Island P.D.
Money for the project was gathered through various fundraiser's throughout the year.
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