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Mitchell County kickball team delivers teddy bears to Phoebe Putney

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

An adult co-ed kickball team delivered some special gift at Phoebe Putney Wednesday afternoon.

The Northside Kickers from Mitchell County dropped off teddy bears to babies and pediatric patients at the hospital.

The softball team said this service is another way to show love to others on Christmas.

"Thats what we like to do, we all are passionate about helping the community and bringing back into the community. Not just Mitchell County but all surrounding counties,” said Keenyau Wood, Northside Kickers.

“We have several patients of there that won't be home for Christmas, so this is a great way to bring some excitement to them,” said Many Lanier, Phoebe Putney.

About 150 teddy bears were given to the hospital. The team also passed out bears to the elderly at Mitchell County Nursing home.

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