Metro Corrections holds annual Coat-A-Kid

Metro Corrections holds annual Coat-A-Kid

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Dozens of students at Roosevelt-Perry Elementary will stay warm this winter, thanks to the kindness of Metro Corrections Officers.

Today was their annual Coat-A-Kid shopping trip at the Preston Highway Meijer.

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50 children got to pick out a warm coat, school supplies, new clothes a few toys.

"When those kids come in this door and they see all the uniforms and they see Santa sitting there, you know their faces just blow up," said  OFC Tracy Dotson President, FOP Lodge 77.

Coat-A-Kid has been an annual tradition for about 30 years.

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