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Free Hotline In Santa Barbara For Kids To Talk To Santa Gearing Up For Tens Of Thousands Of Calls

Posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 12:33am

This next story comes with a warning: If you have a young child with you, you may not want them to hear it, because it has to do with Santa.

Six years ago, a few kids accidentally dialing the wrong number as they looked for Santa found themselves talking to a man in Santa Barbara, instead of the North Pole.

Rather than telling the kids they made a mistake, this man embraced it, creating a free, all volunteer hotline giving tens of thousands of kids a year the chance to talk to Santa and his crew.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story: Accidental Santa

Link to Accidental Santa website: accidentalsanta.com

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