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“Accidental Santa” Phone Bank On South Coast Fielding Tens Of Thosands Of Calls From Kids Wanting To Talk To Santa Claus

Posted on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 5:51am


It started as a mistake.   Hundreds of kids trying to talk to Santa during the holidays misdialed a Santa Barbara 800 number.

But, the owner of the business embraced it, and along with volunteers, now gives thousands of kids the chance to talk to Santa & Company.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has an update on a story we’ve been following for nearly a decade:

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Accidental Santa

Accidental Santa phone lines open 2 p.m.-8 p.m. PST December 23rd and 24th: 1-800-726-8222


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