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SFCC students brave the cold to help the homeless

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Most people are able to get out of the frigid temperatures that have hit Spokane this week, but unfortunately some of the homeless don't have a place to go. On Wednesday night a group of Spokane Falls Community College students hit the streets to spread holiday cheer.

Braving subfreezing temperatures, members of the Addiction Studies Club from SFCC were out giving back in the holiday spirit. The group has been collecting donations from students and faculty on campus over the last month and Wednesday they handed out food, hot coffee, warm clothes and early Christmas presents to the less fortunate in Spokane.

The group says they wanted to make sure no one was forgotten this holiday season.

The club says this is the first year they've done this, but they hope to make it an annual tradition.

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